Board Director opportunity

Details of Volunteer Opportunity

Description of Duties: Directors/Board members are expected to attend regular meetings, participate in discussion and decision making, as well as participate in committees and special events.

Skills Required: We are currently looking for community minded people with an interest in philanthropy and how they might contribute to building a lasting legacy in our community. Past board experience is an asset but not required. Fundraising experience would be an asset. Skills of interest are: writing, event planning, web design and management, media relations, financial planning and fund management expertise. Donor stewardship and strategic planning skills are also of interest.

Skills gained/Related Careers: Knowledge of board governance, working with non-profits and working collaboratively with other board members.

Time: Evenings, 10 monthly meetings lasting approximately 2 hours, no board meetings are held in July, August, and December. An additional commitment to sub committees is expected and level of commitment can vary throughout the year.

Diversity: Open to all, the WCFI encourages all members of our community to consider this opportunity. Supporting diversity and equal opportunity participation and balanced representation of our community.

Location: Interlake (Gimli)

Opportunity is available to candidates that: Reside in the foundation boundaries.

Provided: Orientation, Training

Closing Date: February 28, 2021

Indicate which roles are best suited to your interests and abilities.

Roles: Board of Directors/Board Member, Member at Large/Committee Member, Fundraiser, Fund Development, Donor Stewardship, Marketing, Creative Writing, Grant/Scholarship Management, Event Planning, Web development, Social Media skills

Please email a resume and your expression of interest to –