Board Member - Board of Directors

(Girls Incorporated of Durham)

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Position ID: V-OSH0009 Last Modified: 14 Mar 2019 Last Full Update: 10 Dec 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactShauna Reay, Community Outreach Manager, Girls Inc. of Durham; Phone: 905-428-8111 ext 227 * 1-877-447-5795; Fax: 905-428-9992; Email:
DutiesServe on a standing committee * attend monthly board meetings * act as board representative at Volunteer Orientation * attend Annual General Meeting, Strategic Planning session and/or Board Retreat * advocate and fundraise
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BenefitsMember of organizational leadership * inspire girls within your community to help them reach their full potential and succeed
ClientsGirls aged 6 to 18
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Board of Directors ; Committees ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Mentorship / Leadership
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing ; Candidates should have a strong connection to advocacy for girls and women * be open to, and able to actively raise funds * interested in being part of a working and active Board
Commitment LengthLong Term ; Typically a Board Candidate will serve on a committee for a minimum of 3 months before becoming a board member
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours4 / Month
Dates and TimesThursday: Evening (4th of month)
SeasonsYear Round ; Board orientation takes place in Spring/June, though intake can happen throughout the year
LocationGirls Inc Durham, 398 Bayly St W - Unit 1, Ajax
Number of PositionsAjax ; Durham Region 
6 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on-going ; Board candidates must first go through the volunteer intake process, then reviewed by the Board Development Committee for consideration
TransportationCar required
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check * give or solicit $1,000 donation annually * To apply, click live link above
Agency Details
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Organization NameGirls Incorporated of Durham
Office Phone905-428-8111
Toll Free Phone1-877-447-5795
Address & Map
398 Bayly St W, Unit 1
Ajax, ON L1S 1P1
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