Oregon Chapter Board Member - Suicide Prevention


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Sate of OregonTualatin, OR 97062


About

The Oregon Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for new board members! The Oregon Chapter covers the U.S State of Oregon so interested indvuduals should have their primary employment or residence in Oregon.

The Oregon Chapter operates under the guidelines and direction of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) whose mission is "To Save Lives and Bring Hope to Those Affected by Suicide"

You can help AFSP Reduce the suicide rate in the U.S. 20% by 2025 by bringing your skills and passion to the Oregon Chapter Board.

Interested candidates should demonstrate:

  • An ability to think strategically.
  • A commitment to the mission and work of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
  • A willingness to lead and connect others to advance the work of AFSP.
  • An ability to approach all issues with an open mind.

There are no specific requirements for being a Chapter Board Member. Prior non-profit experience is helpful, but not required. The Oregon Chapter covers the U.S State of Oregon so interested indvuduals should have their primary residence in Oregon

We will provide training to help get you up to speed on the mission and work of AFSP. Please let us know if you’re interested in furthering our mission; even if you think you might not be qualified!

If you are interested in this opportunity you should let us know right away by emailing rprice@afsp.org. When we recieve your email, we'll send you a link to the Board Member Interest form. Interest forms will be accepted through May 19 th. By letting us know you are interested, you aren’t committing to anything!

Have more questions before letting us know you are interested? Reach out to Oregon Area Director Ryan Price at rprice@afsp.org or 503-951-3012.

Skills

  • Mental Health
  • Budgeting
  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills
  • Business Development
  • Program Management

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training

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