Needed: Board Members / Directors
Type: nonprofit board / unpaid
Organization: Green Teams of Canada
Location: anywhere in Canada
Are you interested in being a board member for a charity focused on the environment and empowering communities?
About Green Teams of Canada
We are a charity with a mission to connect, build and empower diverse communities through hands-on activities that promote health, well-being and environmental stewardship. When people engage in hands-on environmental projects they:
Activities are run through two programs: Lower Mainland Green Team and Greater Victoria Green Team. These activities include identifying and removing invasive plants, planting native plant species, picking up litter. GTC’s culture and values include: transparent and honest communication, working as a team, innovation,diversity and equity, self-care and accountability.
About the Board
Our board is composed of individuals with a diverse skill set and a common goal of working together to bring our strategic plan to life.To read their bios please go: https://greenteamscanada.ca/about/board-staff/.
You are looking to:
Who we are looking for
We are looking for Board members who are interested in rolling up their sleeves and getting involved on the Board to bring its 5 year strategic plan to life and help set this organization up to grow its programs across Canada.
Board members can live in anywhere in Canada.
Board members with expertise, knowledge and/or learned experiences in the following areas will help strengthen GTC’s ability to fulfil its mission:
Previous board experience, while not necessary, is desirable.
We aim for our Board to encompass diverse voices, backgrounds and perspectives.
This voluntary commitment involves attending six virtual annual board meetings (one every two months) and working directly on initiatives that support our 5-year strategic plan (approximately 8-12 hours each month). A board term is 3 years.
This Board member will have an extraordinary opportunity to contribute to the oversight and continued development of an inclusive organization with a reputation as an innovative and collaborative up and coming environmental and community focused charity.
Responsibilities of a GTC board member
How to Apply
If you feel GTC is a great fit for you, we would love to hear from you.
Please email your resume and statement of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org in one pdf file. In your statement include:
This posting will remain open until positions are filled.
We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest in the Green Teams of Canada!
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 14 2023 ID: 69457