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Position description: 

Seeking Leaders of Transformation

Do you get fired up by a challenge?

Are the words “Yes, we can!” part of your vocabulary?

Do you have experience in marketing, media or business development?

Are you willing to share your knowledge?

We are looking for dynamic, high-energy individuals who are ready to roll up their sleeves and help a small charity make a bigger impact throughout the province.

We are seeking passionate Board members who have the energy and expertise to help us expand our reach and our programming. As a director, you support the Foundation's mission by providing leadership in the areas of governance, policy and ensuring the charity has sufficient resources to carry out its mandate. 

The Tumour Foundation of BC  is a dynamic organization that has been serving the community living with neurofibromatosis (NF) since 1984. NF is a genetic disorder which causes tumours to grow in and on the body and affects over two million people worldwide. 

 

Deliverables/Duties: 
  • Prepare and participate in monthly meetings
  • Provide governance within the organization
  • Enhance the image of the Foundation and incease awarness about the organization's goals within the community
  • Participate in fundraising ventures and special events
  • Attendance at Annual General Meeting and annual strategic planning sessions
Qualifications: 

Non-profit experience is an asset but not essential. More importantly, is a passion to create change for the children and families affected with neurofibromatosis.

Role is suitable for: 
Adult
Senior
People with physical disabilities
Additional Information: 

Training is procided and opportunites for professional development are available.

We are a small but growing and responsive charity where you can have a profound impact. This community really values your support.

How to apply: 
Send your resume to info@tumourfoundation.ca with "Board Member" in the subject line.
Contact person: 
Desiree Sher
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Education & Research
Health, Social Services
Mission:
The BC Neurofibromatosis Foundation empowers those affected by neurofibromatosis.
Position type:
Board Role:
Yes
Number of volunteers required:
4
Position start/end date:
31 Dec 2019
Time Committment:
4 Hours Per Month
Time of day:
Virtual
Work location:
19172 West Fourth Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6K 4R8