Job Description for Board Members Rescue Us Inc. Board members are expected to contribute to the organization in the following ways: * Regularly attend Board meetings * Demonstrate support for Rescue Us Inc by promoting its good work, generating goodwill for the organization, encouraging support for its efforts, and keeping informed about its programs and activities * Contribute knowledge and skills in at least one area essential to Board governance * Promote and advocate programs of Rescue Us Inc * Develop financial or other resources for Rescue Us Inc * Participate in hiring the President and reviewing the President’s performance annually * Participate in reviewing strategic plans and setting long-term priorities * Participate in reviewing and approving an annual budget for the organization and reviewing its revenues and expenses on aquarterly basis to ensure the mission of Rescue Us Inc is being upheld and its finances managed in a sound and ethical manner * Participate in Rescue Us Inc events, award ceremonies and fundraising meetings * Help Rescue Us Inc understand and reach diverse communities and grow its membership * Set procedures and policies to ensure that the corporation is organized and managed in an accountable, fair and systematic manner and in compliance with applicable law. The performance of individual board members will be evaluated annually using the following criteria: 1. Attend at least 50 percent of Board meetings each year in person 2. Act on behalf of the corporation and its interests, putting aside personal concerns, affiliations or constituencies. 3. Make an annual personal financial contribution to Rescue Us Inc. 4. Help staff to promote Rescue Us Inc, introducing the organization to new communities, corporate sponsors, foundations, media, and potential partners. 5. Contribute expertise in particular areas of nonprofit management, governance, finance, membership, or other areas that advance the mission and strategy of Rescue
OUR MISSION is to provide a safe Home and healing environment, a family atmosphere, unconditional love, acceptance and guidance so that the survivors can be equipped to retain the stability in their lives and have all the resources to live in freedom and be self-sufficient. We use a Holistic approach that promotes physical, emotional and spiritual well-being.
Rescue Us. Inc is a long term residential, non-profit, faith-based organization that houses survivors of human trafficking, forced labor and domestic servitude. We facilitate the restoration of the survivors by providing shelter, food, clothes and connect them with all the community resources. The main issue with the survivors of human trafficking is returning to their previous lifestyle constantly because they don’t have the means or knowledge to end the cycle on their own. That is where we come in to meet them where they are.
Homeless & Housing
Mon Jan 20, 2020 - Thu Jan 20, 2022
10:00 AM -
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
March 2, 2021
Marketing Strategy & Planning
Market Research / Analysis
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 40
Orientation or Training
4-8 hours a month
Board role and Responsibilities
Board Donation Policy: To demonstrate our commitment to our mission and to reach our fund-raising goal, board members agree that they must first make a gift themselves. This policy is intended to ensure that every boa