Position: Board Director
Type: board of directors position / unpaid
Organization: Green Teams of Canada
Location: anywhere (can participate virtually) or in person, Metro Vancouver, BC
Our mission is to inspire stewardship of nature by connecting diverse individuals through hands-on educational environmental activities. We believe that Canadians are unlikely to take action like saving energy, conserving water, using alternate transportation, recycling and increasing biodiversity in parks if they don’t spend time in nature and connect with it. This is especially important right now because Canadians, especially our youth are spending an increasingly longer time in front of electronic screens indoors than outside in nature.
We engage volunteers in activities like invasive plant removals, planting of native species, shoreline clean-ups at parks. Our objectives are:
We are looking for board members who can bring the following expertise to our organization:
Meetings and Time Commitment: The Board of Directors meets, on average, every other month, or 6-8 times per year. Directors are asked to devote an average of 5-10 hours per month to GTC needs plus board meetings.
How to Apply: Together with your resume, please forward a letter of interest which includes your responses to the following questions:
Please submit your application to:
by April 21, 2017. Thank you!
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GoodWork ID: 39172 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Mar 24 2017