Focus on Nature Board Member
(Focus on Nature, Guelph Wellington Branch - Mailing Address)
|Impact Statement||Inspiring young people to connect with nature|
|Contact||Simon Bell, President, Focus on Nature; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||The Focus on Nature Board of Directors is seeking candidates to replace three members who must step away by September, 2021. Could one of them be you? |
We seek community board members from Guelph, Kitchener-Waterloo, Hamilton and Halton to fill board positions. This rare opportunity offers one of three candidates to be mentored into executive leadership in the role of Vice-President or President.
Our board meets monthly. Board members participate in various board committee such as: Program, Budget, Strategic Planning, Fundraising. Responsibilities include: support of our Executive Director and staff; ensuring compliance with Ontario legislation; and support of policy direction and evaluation.
We are a non-profit charity expanding across southwestern Ontario, dedicated to improving children’s well-being, expanding their vital connections to nature through photography.
Go to www.focusonnature.ca for more information, and do email us if you would like to apply!
|Sustainable Development Goals||Good Health and Well-Being ; Quality Education|
|More Info Link||www.focusonnature.ca/|
|Benefits||Share your passion for photography, nature and inspiring youth through Board leadership.|
|Clients||Focus on Nature offers online and in-class workshops, plus camps to children and youth in Guelph, Kitchener-Waterloo, Halton and Hamilton.|
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility ; Newcomers / English as a second language|
|Areas of Interest||Board of Directors ; Committees ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Marketing & Promotions ; Nature / Environment|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Team Work ; Web & IT ; Writing & Editing ; Passion for youth, education and the arts an asset. An interest in providing support to a growing organization. Individuals may also have an interest in curriculum development and nature conservancy|
|Commitment Length||Long Term (More than 1 year) ; 2 Year Terms; maximum of 6 years|
|Interaction Level||Small Group|
|Minimum Hours||8 / Month|
|Dates and Times||Tuesday: Evening (6:30-8:30pm) |
Board meets the 2nd or 3rd Tuesday of the month. Advanced notice (min. 7 days) will be given to confirm date of meeting.
|Number of Positions||Guelph: 3 individual(s) |
3 individual(s) needed in total.
Board members may represent the regions of: Kitchener-Waterloo, Halton, Hamilton, as well as Guelph-Wellington.
|Police Check||Not Required|
|Additional Requirements||Passionate about nature, children and photography? Help Focus on Nature with their Mission: connecting kids to nature through photography.|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/focusonnatureca/|
|Start Date||On or after 01 Sep 2021|
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|Organization Name||Focus on Nature, Guelph Wellington Branch - Mailing Address|
|Address & Map|
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|Mailing Address||PO Box 1601 |
Guelph, ON N1H 6R7