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ORGANIZATION: Senior Citizens Council of Clackamas Co

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Position Title: Board Member

Organization: Senior Citizens Council of Clackamas County

Location: Clackamas County, Oregon (Hybrid Volunteer Opportunity)

About Us: The Senior Citizens Council of Clackamas County is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving seniors and adults with disabilities who have been abused, neglected, or exploited. Our mission is to provide compassionate support, advocacy, and protection for vulnerable individuals in our community. Through our programs, we offer guardianship and conservatorship services to ensure the well-being and dignity of those in need.

Position Overview: We are seeking passionate and committed individuals to join our Board of Directors and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our organization. As a board member, you will have the opportunity to make a tangible difference in the lives of vulnerable seniors and adults with disabilities in Clackamas County. This is a volunteer position that offers numerous incentives and rewards for those who choose to serve.

Key Incentives:

  1. Meaningful Impact: By joining our board, you will have the chance to directly impact the lives of some of the most vulnerable members of our community. Your contributions will help ensure that seniors and adults with disabilities receive the support and protection they need to thrive.

  2. Professional Development: Serving on our board provides valuable opportunities for professional growth and development. You will gain experience in nonprofit governance, strategic planning, fundraising, and advocacy, enhancing your leadership skills and expanding your professional network.

  3. Networking Opportunities: Our board is comprised of dedicated individuals from diverse backgrounds and industries. As a board member, you will have the chance to connect with like-minded professionals, community leaders, and experts in the field of aging and disability services.

  4. Community Recognition: Board members are recognized as leaders and champions for seniors and adults with disabilities in Clackamas County. Your involvement with our organization will enhance your reputation within the community and demonstrate your commitment to making a positive impact.

  5. Personal Fulfillment: There is no greater reward than knowing that your time and efforts are making a difference in the lives of others. Serving on our board offers a sense of fulfillment and satisfaction that comes from knowing you are part of something meaningful and important.

How to Apply: If you are passionate about supporting vulnerable individuals in our community and are interested in serving on the Board of Directors of the Senior Citizens Council of Clackamas County, please connect with us.

Application Deadline: July 1

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About Senior Citizens Council of Clackamas Co

Location:

PO BOX 1777, OREGON CITY, OR 97045, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to offer services not provided by other agencies for homebound, frail and geographically isolated individuals. Our programs promote independence, improve quality of life, and prevent or end abuse, neglect (including self-neglect) and exploitation of at risk seniors and adults with disabilities.

Description

Our nonprofit, the Senior Citizens Council of Clackamas County, serves seniors and adults with disabilities who face abuse, neglect, or exploitation. We offer unique programs:

1. Guardianship/Conservatorship: Court-appointed surrogate decision-makers safeguard vulnerable adults' interests and dignity.

2. Guardianship Diversion: Prevents costly court interventions by providing advocacy and financial management, empowering independence.

We're integrating more mental health support to provide holistic care. Clients, often at or below 300% of the federal poverty level, face isolation and trust issues. Join us to make a difference. If interested in the board member position, reach out.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
People with Disabilities
Seniors
Advocacy & Human Rights, People with Disabilities, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

(45.35534,-122.60307)
 

SKILLS

  • Fundraising
  • Business Development

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours monthly

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