Volunteer Board Member
To advise, govern, oversee policy and direction, and assist with the leadership and general promotion of You Grow Girl! so as to support the organization's mission and needs.
You Grow Girl! mission is to provide comprehensive services for young women to reach their authentic self through the development of life skills, confidence and self-respect.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND GOALS:
Create a Board of Directors with 7-13 active members
Elect: President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer (To be reelected yearly)
Each committee must have at least on board representative
Decide who will be the liaison to the Resource Development Committee
Formulation and oversight of policies and procedures
Oversight of program planning and evaluation
Personnel evaluation and staff development
Review of organizational and programmatic reports
Financial management, including adoption and oversight of the annual budget
As a board, raise $20,000 in the 2018 fiscal year.
Individually, each board member must commit to raising $2,000 from personal sources in the 2018 fiscal year. In addition, each board member must commit to hosting at least one house party on behalf of You Grow Girl!
Each board member must commit to attending each monthly meeting. Failure to attend more than 50% of the meetings in-person will revoke your active member status.
Each board member is asked to attend one of the four quarterly volunteer trainings held at You Grow Girl!.
Each board member is asked to commit to bringing a minimum of two confirmed guests to the Holiday Party/Recruitment Mixer.
Each board member is asked to commit to bringing at least three guests to the annual events.
Share your involvement with You Grow Girl!
Enhance the organization's public image
*Members of the board share these responsibilities while acting in the interest of You Grow Girl!. Each member is expected to make recommendations based on their experience and vantage point in the community.
MEETINGS AND TIME COMMITMENT:
The board of directors meets monthly at You Grow Girl!, 10215 Lake City Way NE, Suite H, Seattle, WA 98125 or 2200 Rainier Ave S, Suite 201, Seattle, WA 98144 or an approved location. Meetings to be held from 6:30pm-8:00pm on the fourth Tuesday of the month.
- Human Resources Legal Compliance
- Tax Law
- ETC / Tax Assistance
- Resource Development / Management
- Event Planning / Management
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- One, two or three year commitments
- Expected time dedication of 4-10 hours per month