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Board of Director members wanted!

Position: Board member
Type: board of directors position / unpaid
Organization: Ottawa Valley Wild Bird Care Centre
Location: Ottawa, Ontario

This is a year of growth and expansion for the Ottawa Valley Wild Bird Care Centre! We are building a new Wild Bird hospital/rehabilitation facility in the Ottawa region and are actively involved in a capital campaign to raise funds for this exciting endeavor. If you are prepared to participate in the advancement of the mission and vision of the Centre, we may have a chair for you at our boardroom table.

Our expectations are simple. Board members must:

  • Be members of the Centre.
  • Commit to a two-year term with an option to renew.
  • Adhere to the Code of Conduct for Board members.
  • Attend monthly Board meetings and the Annual General Meeting.
  • Be prepared to commit 10-12 hours per month.
  • Actively participate in strategic planning and committee work.
  • Participate in fundraising.
  • Apply critical thinking skills in all decision making and planning.

We are seeking experienced candidates with excellent interpersonal skills for our Board who have expertise in the following areas:

  • Fundraising – Identify strategies and sources for revenue generation. Actively participate in donor development, solicitation and recognition.
  • Legal background to provide counsel as required.

If this role excites you, please submit your expression of interest with an attached CV/resume to by September 25th, 2019.

The Ottawa Valley Wild Bird Care Centre is the only rehabilitation centre exclusively dedicated to wild birds and is the oldest wildlife rehabilitation centre in the region. The Centre is a registered charitable organization funded primarily by public donations.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Aug 21 2019    ID: 54564