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Arbutus Shaughnessy Kerrisdale Friendship Society

Are you interested in making an important difference to your community?

ASK Friendship Society for seniors is looking for people interested in joining our Board of Directors.

ASK Friendship Society supports frail older persons to maintain independence and to continue to break their isolation by:

Organizing and participation in community outreach and information events  
Providing advocacy for seniors in our community. 
Providing an Adult Day Program (at 2177 West 42nd Avenue in Kerrisdale),servicing south of 16th Ave and west from Cambie

Members of our volunteer Board of Directors attend meetings to administer the affairs and policies of the Society.   A Board Director’s term is 2 years renewable to a maximum of 3 terms. We are currently looking to fill 2-4 positions only.

If you wish to be considered  for a position on the Board of Directors and to help make a difference in supporting your friends, family and neighbours by sending your resume together with a brief letter explaining why you are interested in being a Director to


Chair ASK

C/O ASK Friendship Centre,

2177 West 42nd Avenue

Vancouver, BC V6M 2B7

or email


For more information on ASK’s exciting activities, visit our website at


Attend Board and committee meetings

Help organize and participate in  Outreach events



Pevious Board experience is an asset.   

What we value especially is flexibility and enthusiasm. We particularly welcome individuals with experience in fundraising, public relations, accounting, or in caring for seniors to apply for consideration. All ages welcome! Our current Board Directors come from a variety of professional backgrounds. Let us know what your talents are — you may be perfect for our Board!

Role is suitable for: 
How to apply: 
Contact person: 
Miranda Haley
Contact phone: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Health, Social Services
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Position start/end date:
31 Dec 2021
Time Committment:
4 Hours Per Month
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekdays
Work location:
Arbutus Shaughnessy Kerrisdale Friendship Society
2177 West 42nd Ave.
Vancouver, BC V6M 2B7
Last Updated: February 7, 2020
Posting will Automatically Expire: December 31, 2021