Board of Directors – Chebucto Family Centre

Join Our Board of Directors!
Are you passionate about community change? Do you want to have a real and meaningful impact in your community? Meet interesting people? Share your existing skills? The Chebucto Family Centre is looking for new board members. At this time, we are seeking a member or members with legal expertise.

About the Chebucto Family Centre:
CFC is a non-profit family resource center and community hub located in Spryfield. It provides free services and supports to enhance the quality of life of families and community members.
These include, but are not limited to: advocacy and support, health and wellness programs, prenatal and parenting courses, a volunteer Doula program, youth programming, and a Family Home Day Care Agency.

About our Board:
The Board meets monthly on Wednesday evenings from September to June. Members serve for three year renewable terms. Board members are asked to bring enthusiasm and commitment to supporting the mission of Chebucto Family Centre. Members are expected to attend meetings regularly, special events as they are able,
and serve on Board committees.

Who should apply:
Ideally, new board members will bring one or more of the following skills and qualities:
. Previous board experience . Human resources experience
. Knowledge of financial services/accounting . Legal expertise
. Fundraising . Knowledge of community issues/community development
. Strategic planning

As part of being an inclusive and representative organization, we are very interested in receiving applications from black, indigenous, and persons of colour, immigrants, LGBTQ+, youth(18-35) , and people with lived experience of poverty or other systemic barriers.

What we can offer you:
. An opportunity to give back to your community
. Experience in working in a not for profit governance board
. A role in supporting families in need

For more information:
Visit our website, or Chebucto Family Centre on social media.

To apply for Board membership:
Send a letter of interest and your resume to [email protected] by December 15, 2022

Job Deadline/Expiry Date: 12/15/2022