ABILITIES UNITED VOLUNTEER BOARD MEMBER
We are looking for amazing people to join our amazing agency. Are you a leader and do you want to 'give back' to your community and make a difference in someone's life?
Here at Abilities United we are looking for smart, innovative people to help take our agency to the next level.
As a member of the Board of Directors you will advocate, raise awareness, fundraise and be the voice for the incredible work of Abilities United. You will be a champion for those children and adults with developmental disabilities.
Board Members serve a three-year term, which can be renewed for a second term. Board meetings and committee meetings are held several times a year. There are two major fundraising events held in September and November of each year and you would be expected to participate and bring friends! We need our new board members to be confident and willing to step into Officers roles within 6 months of joining this wonderfully inclusive agency.
This is an extraordinary opportunity for individuals passionate about Abilities United’s mission. We are ideally looking for people now who have proven experience with non-profit leadership, understanding and experience of fundraising, a strong network and willing to contribute a minimum of $5K financially to our mission.
Abilities United advances advocacy, inclusion, and independence for people with developmental disabilities. Abilities United sees a world where people of all abilities learn, live, work, and play together. Abilities United has been serving individuals for more than 50 years in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. For more information, please visit our website: http://www.abilitiesunited.org/
- Relationship Building
- Critical Thinking
- Business Development
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- 5-15 hrs per month
- Attend Board and Committee Meetings, Fundraising events