On March 28, 2011, on his ninetieth birthday Robert LaMar Yarborough (LaMar) was diagnosed with AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome). In December of the same year, he was also diagnosed with Cancer. Despite these life changing events, LaMar prevailed. With much prayer and strong will he beat cancer and became HIV undetectable (controlled). Living with the virus LaMar grew an urge to working hands on with HIV/AIDS. He started volunteering with different organizations.
After living with the virus for 3years, LaMar formed his own organization, HIV Positive Youth That Pledge to Empower Themselves and Others or (H.Y.P.E). H.Y.P.E was created from inspiration, love, and compassion.
As the founder and Executive Director of this Non-Profit, I was inspired to start a vibrant organization, I did not want anyone else to look at their diagnosis in a negative way. Instead, I wanted to give hope.
In this advocacy, our efforts may be great, but they are not enough yet. We are a young organization and our immediate goals is to build the foundation in which we plan kick start our initiatives in communities in Atlanta.
Our programs at HYPE, which involve community service, HIV education and care, and self and social empowerment, should materialize today in order to ensure sustainability and long-term benefits. Your knowledge and skills can help us make that possible.
I need help assessing the people involved in my organization from volunteers to board members and crating systems while developing structurers to run a successful organization.
- Analysis of Board's governance practices, stewardship, membership, revenue generation and executive management
- Identification of Board's strengths
- Recommendations for areas of improvement for Board members collectively and individually
- Volunteer Recruitment Plan
- Board recruitment Strategies
- Talent Recruiting Strategies
- Help create on-boarding documents and policies
- Help create Board manual
- Health create Board policies
Deadline: January, 31, 2017
Submit a cover letter as a single .pdf document.
Application filename should read: First name Last name - Book Keeping
LaMar Yarborough (Executive Director)
- Resource Development / Management
- Business Analysis
- Capacity Planning
- Business Development
- Professional Development
- Market Research / Analysis
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment