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1171 Mission StreetSan Francisco, CA 94103
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Community Awareness & Treatment Services, Inc. (CATS) is seeking new board members for our organization.

Founded in 1975, and incorporated in 1978, CATS is a private non-profit serving high risk, chronically homeless men and women in San Francisco. Our mission is helping those most in need get off the street, achieve stability and establish permanent housing by providing compassionate, culturally sensitive services. Our 6 programs span a continuum of care of services providing drop-in, emergency shelter, transitional housing, residential substance abuse treatment for seniors, and permanent supportive housing as well as medical respite through a partnership with Department of Public Health. With a budget of $6,823,000 comprised largely of government funding we employ 88 employees and have a current board of 10 members. Also see CATS website www.catsinc.org.

-A strong supporter of the organization's mission
-Ability to attend monthly board meetings as well as periodic fundraising or related meetings
-Effective interpersonal relationship skills including leadership and communication skills
-Fundraising experience desirable, but not required

To Apply:
Submit cover letter and resume to John Minot, Board Vice President (responses to this VolunteerMatch posting will be routed directly). In the cover letter, please highlight particular skills and experience you will bring to the board.

Thank you for your interest!


  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Fundraising
  • Elder care
  • Case Work / Management
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • 2-4 hrs/month
  • Ability to commit to in-person monthly meetings in SF

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