Volunteer Posting 722

Board Directors
Next Chapter Society
Alberta wide
less than 2 hours per week
closes in 3 days (Tue, 31 May)

Board of Directors - Volunteer Position

About Next Chapter Society

Next Chapter Society is dedicated to helping Alberta’s families healing and moving forward after a divorce or separation. Based in Edmonton, Next Chapter Society has been serving in over 30 communities across Alberta for over 20 years. 

We are a lean non-profit organization who has big goals for how we can improve the lives of families experiencing divorce and separation in our province through access to cutting edge supports and programs for all members of the family. Offering multiple programs including Rainbows, an internationally recognized peer support program, Next Chapter Society positively impacts the lives of thousands of Albertans each year. 

The Role

We are currently seeking applicants for our Board of Directors. This is an opportunity to be involved with a well-established organization serving the needs of children and families. Responsibilities include:

  • Provide governance and oversight of the organization’s activities
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the organization’s mission and programs
  • Keep current regarding issues and trends that affect the organization
  • Contribute skills and knowledge by participating actively in meetings, both as a board member and while working on committees
  • Understand and monitor the organization’s financial affairs

Qualifications of Directors

  • Commitment and understanding of the Society’s mission and strategic directions 
  • Knowledge of meeting procedures, governance policies and by-laws of the Society
  • Personal commitment to devote the time necessary to perform the duties and responsibilities of Board Directors.

Time Commitment

  • Approximately one board meeting per month (2 hours each)
  • Participation on a board committee (2-3 hours/month)
  • Available to support on matters related to your area of expertise (as required)

Areas of Expertise

All applicants with an interest in the Mission and Vision of Next Chapter Society are welcome to apply, and all applications will be considered. We are especially inviting applications with backgrounds and expertise in the following areas:

  • Fundraising
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Family Law

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