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Yours Humanly

Yours Humanly

Yours Humanly is looking for board members to serve on its Board of Directors. Serving on the Yours Humanly Board of Directors is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about strengthening leadership and governance in the nonprofit sector, and particularly the individual who wants to make a profound difference through thoughtful collaboration, creativity, and action in the lives of children in need.

Our board members champion the importance of exceptional leadership and believe-as we do-that every organization needs astrong, effective, and wholly committed board to fully realize its potential for good. In addition to the standard roles and responsibilities of a board member, our board members are active ambassadors who are expected to responsibly represent Yours Humanly to the public and their respective communities, and to advocate for Yours Humanly’s mission, programs, and services as appropriate.


Board members are expected to attend (or call in) one board meeting per month. They are expected to read board materials in advance of board meetings and come prepared to ask questions and participate in discussions.

Board members are expected to serve on at least one board committee and to actively participate in committee work.

Board members are expected to play a fully engaged and active role in identifying and securing the financial resources necessary for Yours Humanly to advance its mission. Board members are expected to leverage professional relationships and connections to secure partnerships and to help the Development Committee and staff identify and solicit potential funders, as well as directly invest in Yours Humanly’s work by making a personal contribution each year.

Membership on the Yours Humanly Board of Directors is an invitation to work with like-minded leaders and professionals to make a profound impact on the lives of thousands of children in need through the power of education.

If you are interested, please send a copy of your most current résumé to volunteer@yourshumanly.org and a link to your LinkedIn profile if you have one. Thank you.

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About Yours Humanly

Location:

PO BOX 5501, Walnut Creek, CA 94596, US

Mission Statement

We transform the lives of children in need around the world by providing access to quality education and equitable resources.

Description

Yours Humanly is a global organization dedicated to helping children in need receive the education they deserve.

Driven by the belief that education is a basic human right, Yours Humanly provides underprivileged children around the world access to quality education and equitable resources, lifting them out of poverty and other challenging situations.

While the programs and resources we provide vary among the countries and cultures in which we work, our focus is always on transforming the lives of children in need through education and empowering them to achieve better, brighter futures.

United States | Cambodia | India | Nepal | Philippines | Haiti

Children & Youth
Computers & Technology
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

PO Box 5501Bay Area, CA 94568

(37.72025,-121.86765)
 

SKILLS

  • Strategic Planning
  • Business Development
  • Management
  • Community Outreach
  • Relationship Building
  • Networking

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 30
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5-8 hours a month

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