Volunteer Posting 494

Board Director
The BGC Central Vancouver Island (formerly Boys and Girls Clubs)
Vancouver Island & Coastal areas
2 to 4 hours per week
closes in 68 days (Fri, 31 Dec)

Would you like to make a difference in the lives of children and youth in your community and support them to be the best they can be?

 

The BGC Central Vancouver Island provides childcare, daycare, summer camps, teen and youth programs, family programs and parenting programs. Our mission is to provide a safe supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop the confidence and skills for life. Our vision is that all children and youth discover and achieve their dreams and grow up to be healthy, successful and active participants in our community. Our core values are belonging, respect, encouragement and support, working together and speaking out.

 

We are seeking members of the communities we serve from Ladysmith to the Comox Valley to join our Board of Directors. Our Board of Directors is responsible for Governance, Leadership, Board Development & Recruitment, Financial, Administrative & Risk Management, and Fundraising/Marketing & Community Relations. Board members embrace the mission, vision, values, objectives and goals of the organization.

 

We are seeking candidates with skills and knowledge in a variety of areas including decision-making; leadership; conflict resolution; strategic planning; written and verbal communication skills; business and community development. Experience with networking and fundraising is an asset. We are particularly seeking those with experience in the professions of Law and also Human Resources.

 

Interested candidates should have compassion and respect for others, a sense of integrity, a willingness to support Board fundraising activities and an interest in the mission of the BGC Central Vancouver Island. The term of commitment is two years.

 

If you would like to be considered for our Board of Directors, please forward a cover letter indicating your suitability to

 

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