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About the Position
Position #: 19445
OrganizationSocial Development Centre Waterloo Region
Position: Board of Directors
Location: 74 Frederick St, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: To cultivate community knowledge to advance social justice in Waterloo Region.
Description: Board of Directors provide oversight and support for the operations and strategic planning. Board of Directors are also members of the Community Social Planning Council, a group of community members with diverse experience and perspective who give input and help set direction for program and issue priorities. In particular, seeking Directors who have:
Understanding of the role played by independent community based planning and advocacy support organizations;
Keen interest in ensuring an inclusive and just community with a healthy non-profit charitable sector;
Previous Board experience with non-profits; and/or
Expertise in any of the following areas: legal, advocacy, marketing, product development, social enterprise, and/or public relations.
Training Details: Orientation and Board Policy Manuals are provided to all new Directors.
Duration: More than 1 year
Timing: Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: Monthly Board meetings, monthly Community Social Planning Council meetings; committee meetings as determined and participation in community events depending on interest and availability.
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Boards/Committees, Communication/Public Relations, Accounting/Finance
Skill(s): Public and Media Relations, Systems Thinking, Fund Development, Motivate Others, Strategic Thinking
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.waterlooregion.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Trudy Beaulne
Phone: 519-579-1096 Ext. *3006
Address: 74 Frederick Street Kitchener, N2H 2L7


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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