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Down Syndrome Association of Los Angeles

  • 8 people are interested
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Join the Down Syndrome Association of Los Angeles Board and Make a Difference in Your Community. We are currently seeking new members with a passion for DSALA's mission: to enhance the quality of life of individuals with Down syndrome by fostering family engagement, encouraging connections, and providing information while promoting inclusion, acceptance, and awareness of individuals with Down syndrome. We are looking for committed candidates with expertise and knowledge in any of the following areas:

  • Nonprofit Strategic Planning
  • Nonprofit Fund Development
  • Nonprofit Finance
  • Public Relations and Marketing
  • Knowledge of Developmental Disabilities
  • And a Desire to Make an Impact
As a part of the Board, you will have the opportunity to make a difference and advocate for individuals with Down syndrome, as well as guide the direction of DSALA programs, operations, and goals.

If this sounds like you, we'd like to hear from you.

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About Down Syndrome Association of Los Angeles

Location:

P.O. Box 2535, North Hills, CA 91393, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Down Syndrome Association of Los Angeles is to enhance the quality of life of individuals with Down syndrome by fostering family engagement, encouraging connections, and providing information while promoting inclusion, acceptance and awareness of individuals with Down syndrome.

Description

For over 43 years the Down Syndrome Association of Los Angeles (DSALA), a non-profit organization, has been a resource center supporting individuals with Down syndrome and their families.

Our organization is a lifeline for new parents of children with Down syndrome. When they are facing dramatic and unexpected changes to their lives, we connect them to other families, and to community organizations that provide support, as well as vital information on educational, medical and community services.

Board Development
Community
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Legal (General)
  • Business Development
  • Fundraising
  • Special Needs

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • *Serve a minimum of a one-year term. *Attend monthly Board meetings (typically held the third Tuesday of each month), in addition to special events throughout the year.
  • Demonstrate an active interest in, or knowledge of, developmental disabilities. Due to Covid-19, we are meeting virtually but we may go back to in-person meetings.

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