Board Opportunity: Leadership Makes The Difference | Marketing/Communications

Cause Areas


Mon Jun 20, 2016 - Mon Jun 26, 2017


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


I Am We is a 501(c)(3) arts organization that is dedicated to building bridges between youth and community through the arts. Founded in 2011 by a group of artists, educators and community, we came together to strengthen underserved neighborhoods by providing mentorships, quality programming and safe spaces where children and teens can be cultivated, connected and inspired.

To move our mission forward, and to impact Chicago's most underserved neighborhoods, we are in need of leaders to serve on our board.

Our ideal candidates will:

  • Have a knowledge of working with young start-up organizations;
  • Be creative;
  • Be a self-starter;
  • Enjoy working with or advocating for underserved communities;
  • Be results driven;
  • Energetic and possitive energy;
  • Forward thinking;
  • Passtionate about diversity;
  • Have expereince in either marketing, communications, arts, education, data; advocacy; fund development, psychology and event planning.

I Am We is a young start-up organization that is comprised of diverse forward thinking professtionals who are passtionate about creating a more united and vibrant Chicago amongst all neighborhoods.

If you are interested, send your application and letter of interest to Latisha Thomas at: explaining why you are interested in serving as an Associate Board Member.

For more information, we invite you to contact us at: or visit our website at:


  • General Education
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Youth Services
  • Business Development
  • Management
  • Arts Administration

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 4 Hours a month.
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