Fitwize 4 Kids is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization focused on youth development through integrated fitness, nutrition, life skills, and leadership training. The mission of Fitwize is to empower youth by increasing self-esteem, building a healthy lifestyle, and implementing proper nutrition habits that improve their physical, emotional, and social health outcomes.
The Board supports Fitwize 4 Kids by providing mission-based leadership and strategic governance. While day-to-day operations are led by Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Board- CEO relationship is a partnership, and the appropriate involvement of the Board is both critical and expected. Specific Board Member responsibilities include: Leadership, Governance and Oversight ▪ Serve as a trusted advisor to the CEO, particularly in the development and implementation of the organization’s strategic plan ▪ Review agenda and supporting materials prior to board and committee meetings ▪ Attend all board and assigned committee meetings ▪ Serve on committees and complete special assignments ▪ Approve an annual budget, audit reports, and other business transactions ▪ Make sound, responsible, and accountable decisions ▪ Be informed of and meet all legal and fiduciary responsibilities ▪ Ensure fulfillment of board resolutions ▪ Measure and review outcomes and metrics to evaluate organizational performance, effectiveness, efficiency, and impact ▪ Contribute to an annual CEO performance evaluation ▪ Represent the organization to stakeholders, including as an ambassador for the organization ▪ Identify and recruit other well-qualified and high performing board members ▪ Ensure commitment to a diverse board and staff reflective of the community that the organization serves ▪ Perform Board Member duties without remuneration Fundraising Board Members consider the organization a philanthropic priority and make annual gifts that reflect that priority. One hundred percent (100%) of Board Members make an annual contribution that is commensurate with their ability so that the organization can credibly solicit contributions from foundations, organizations, and individuals.
Qualifications This is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about the organization’s mission and who has a track record of leadership. Board membership is a highly responsible position requiring ethical practices, stewardship, and accountability. Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications: ▪ Extensive relevant experience aligned with the organization’s mission, priorities, and needs ▪ Significant leadership accomplishments ▪ A commitment to and understanding of the organization’s clients and beneficiaries ▪ Diplomatic skills and an affinity for cultivating relationships ▪ Ability to build consensus among diverse individuals ▪ Integrity and credibility in all decisions and interactions ▪ A passion for improving the lives of persons in recovery
4641 N STATE ROAD 7 STE 15B, COCONUT CREEK, FL 33073, US
Fitwize 4 Kids is the leading provider of Healthy Lifestyle Fitness Centers Just For Kids! We offer fun and innovative programs for kids between the ages of 5 to 15 that build self-esteem and stronger bodies. Our mission is to empower the youth of today and tomorrow, by teaching them the life-long benefits of staying fit, eating right and living a healthy lifestyle. There are various types of child specific programs that have been developed which are a combination of getting the kids used to an active lifestyle as well as honing some skills in them. This is done by exposing them to our circuit training, sports conditioning, awesome classes and activities. Involving your kids in group activities is very beneficial; there are a lot of positive outcomes from these types of programs.
Fitwize 4 Kids is a rapidly growing South Florida based company, with locations throughout the U.S. Our charter is to empower the youth of today and tomorrow in building healthy lifestyles that support a balance between fitness and nutrition. Our vision is to provide parents with a safe, organized and clean facility, where kids can have fun while getting fit!
Children & Youth
Health & Medicine
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4641 N State Road 7 UNit 15BCoconut Creek, FL33073