Seeking board members who are interested in helping those with Huntington's disease!


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

The Huntington's Disease Society of America provides help for those affected by HD. The Orange County Chapter is recruiting individuals who are interested in serving on its Board of Directors. Currently the Chapter is planning a golf tournament in June, a Team Hope Walk in September and many other fun opportunities to raise funds.

The Board is very active and strong, they are looking to reach out to secure additional leaders in all areas.

General Function

The Board of Directors is the governing body of the Chapter responsible for ensuring that all Chapter activities are conducted in accordance with HDSA By-laws, Policies, and Operating Procedures for Chapters.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Attend Board of Director meetings.
  • Review and approve the Chapter’s Plan of Work and Budget annually.
  • Serve on at least one Chapter committee.
  • Elect a slate of officers and Directors and fill vacancies as needed.
  • Approve appointment of committee chairpersons.
  • Participate in HDSA fundraising activities.
  • Make a personal financial contribution to HDSA.
  • Ensure that the Chapter is in compliance with HDSA By-laws, Policies and Operating Procedures for Chapters.
  • Represents HDSA’s positions and policies.
  • Approach all issues with an open mind prepared to make the best decision for the whole organization.
  • Works with National HDSA leadership as required.
  • Provide personal and professional expertise to Chapter.
  • Be knowledgeable about Huntington’s disease and the mission work of the Huntington’s Disease Society of America.

Term of Service

One year may be re-elected twice.

Skills

  • Fundraising
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Event Planning / Management
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

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Requirements & Commitment

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