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Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
104 Dawson Rd., Unit 102, Guelph ON N1H1A6 (**Currently, all meetings are held via Zoom)
• Establish policies to maintain the organization’s performance 
• Keep informed of the operations of the organization by receiving regular reports from the Executive Director 
• Review the performance of the Executive Director 
• Seek and secure resources for the organization to help finance its programs 
• Stay accountable to the public and funders 
• Represent the organization in the community  
• Participate in one of the standing committees within the Board - Human Resources, Executive, Fundraising, Board recruitment
Guelph Dance
Guelph Dance is a wonderful arts organization to be apart of because it is small and the people that are involved are truly committed to creating fabulous programming. The commitment is high and there is room for creativity and innovation; because of its size, your voice can be heard. Guelph Dance is in its 23rd year and it has created a very unique and exciting contemporary dance festival that proves to awe audiences every year. Additionally we offer a variety of educational and community engagement programming year round. 
We are currently looking for new blood to join our Board of Directors and seek to involve people from diverse backgrounds, abilities and ages, who have expertise in sectors outside the arts and can support our fundraising and strategic initiatives such as policy development, succession planning, community outreach and long term sustainability.
Guelph Arts Council
Guelph Arts Council, 42 Carden St., Guelph, ON
Fund Development Committee members develop an annual plan to help Guelph Arts Council reach its financial goals for Donations, Events, and Corporate Sponsorship, and support the plan's implementation. Committee members help ensure that GAC is sustainable and can fulfill its mission to champion and grow opportunities for Guelph's creative community.
March of Dimes Canada
The co-chairperson supports the delivery of group meetings by assisting the executive committee to establish structured discussions, and create open and supportive environments that members feel comfortable to share personal stories, advice, resources, and/or ideas about recovery. This individual is responsible for stepping up and taking on the responsibilities of the chairperson when assistance is required. The co-chairperson is a part of the volunteer committee, thus is elected by group members to represent the goals of group, and acts as a liaison with the committee.
Homewood Health Centre
150 Delhi Street, Guelph
The Homewood Volunteer Association (HVA) is a registered charitable organization. It provides a range of services to enhance patient experience at the Homewood Health Centre. Homewood Health Centre is a mental health and addiction centre in Guelph, Ontario. The Member-at-Large assists with the management of the Association affairs and its governance and strategic direction. 
Member-at-Large attends monthly Board meetings as well as the annual general meeting; Commits to learn the Association and its functions and responsibilities within the Hospital structure; Directs organizational operations, including policy development; Assists with fund raising projects as needed; Commits to moving up into a suitable Board position as vacancies occur; Performs other Board tasks, as required.
Up and Running Guelph
Support the Up and Running's Marketing Committee in developing effective marketing and communications strategies and tools to enable us to broaden our reach, and enhance our impact.  
The Committee has the following goals:  
Work to develop a comprehensive marketing plan for Up and Running to enable us to reach out to potential participants, volunteers, and community partners  
Develop and implement a plan for our social media communications 
Develop marketing materials such as posters and brochures, and a plan for their distribution, enlisting Board members where needed 
Update our website to ensure it is aligned with our goals, relevant, and effectively reaching our target audience 
Maintain and build relationships with local businesses, organizations, health care professionals and media to enhance our presence in the community 
Evaluate effectiveness of marketing initiatives/tools and make appropriate changes 
Conduct community outreach and develop partnerships (e.g. partner with community events, other organizations)
Focus on Nature, Guelph Wellington Branch - Mailing Address
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? 
This rare opportunity will provide one of three interested candidates the opportunity to be mentored into the available executive positions on our non-profit board: Vice-President or President. 
As a charity dedicated to improving children’s well-being and expanding their vital connections to nature through photography, we would value your experience, commitment and drive to keep our program growing! 
The role of the Board is to ensure that FON establishes and maintains the trust of the community by being clear in its mission, prudent and ethical in its activities, and accountable for its actions. Meetings focus on planning, policy-making, and evaluation.
Hopewell Children's Homes
Guelph/Virtually when required
- Approve Hopewell’s annual budget, audit reports, and material business decisions; being informed of, and meeting all, legal and fiduciary responsibilities; 
- Serve as a trusted advisor to the Executive Director as s/he develops and implements Hopewell’s strategic plan; 
- Review outcomes and metrics created by Hopewell for evaluating its impact, and regularly measuring its performance and effectiveness using those metrics; reviewing agenda and supporting materials prior to board and committee meetings; 
- Stay informed about committee matters, prepares themselves well for meetings, and reviews and comments on minutes and reports; 
- Partner with the Executive Director and other board members to ensure that board resolutions are carried out; 
- Serve on committees or work groups and taking on special assignments; 
- Represent Hopewell to stakeholders; acting as an ambassador for the organization, including supporting all fundraising efforts; 
- Ensure Hopewell’s commitment to a diverse board and staff that reflects the community Hopewell serves; 
- Contribute to the annual performance evaluation of the Executive Director.
Board Member   Guelph 
Victor Davis Memorial Court Non Profit Homes
Victor Davis Non-Profit Homes has a 114 unit non-profit apartment building with family and accessible units near downtown Guelph.  
Board members are community minded and key contributors to our organization.  
Victor Davis Board Members: 
• Establish, evaluate, and carry out our mission and strategic plan,  
• Oversee and ensure the financial health of the organization,  
• Ensure the organization has competent staff/management to: Carry out the day to day operations, Meet the requirements of tenants, funders and legislation, Direct operations, including policy development and risk management 
• Maintain effective relations with funders and the community, acting on committees with fellow board and community members. 
• Meet every two months (Jan, March, May, July, Sept, Nov), on the last Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. electronically or in person at the building. 
Our recent strategic plan and Board skills matrix highlighted a need for board members with either legal, property management or maintenance skills who wants to make a difference in our community.  
The Board of Directors is made up of 8 members who use creativity and critical thinking skills to manage the affairs of the Corporation and have a commitment to social housing and our community, and act in the interest of the organization at all times, and not in personal or other group interest. The organization carries $5 million dollars Directors and Officers Liability insurance.
Guelph and District Multicultural Festival
Trafalgar Building 123 Woolwich St. 2nd Floor Guelph ON N1H 3V1
Serves on the Board of Directors & Executive Committee. Manages finances of the organization.
Up and Running Guelph
Work with Up and Running's Fundraising Committee - a committee of our Board of Directors - to review our financial needs, develop a fundraising strategy, and research and develop fundraising initiatives for Up and Running Guelph.  
These may include grant writing, sponsorships, organizing special events or individual donation campaigns. We are looking for people who love working as part of team, know the community well and can help develop partnerships, enjoy researching and writing grants, and are creative thinkers.
March of Dimes Canada
Meeting locations for GW Chapter are in Guelph.
The chairperson supports the delivery of group meetings by leading structured discussions and creating an open and supportive environment in which people feel comfortable to share personal stories, advice, and/or ideas about recovery.  
The chairperson is part of the volunteer committee, and thus represents all participants as a member of the March of Dimes Canada (MODC) After Stroke volunteer team. The chairperson makes ethically sound decisions based on through understanding of the goals for each meetings, the peer support group, and MODC After Stroke values.  
This role can be held by a caregiver, stroke survivor and family members.