Urban Quality Living, Inc members’ of the Board of Directors are to be dedicated to the mission of Urban Quality Living, Inc. Serving on the Urban Quality Living, Inc Board of Directors is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about strengthening leadership and governance in the nonprofit sector, to excel and drive this non-profit in pro-active and productive ways.
The Director of Development is accountable to the Board of Directors
Board members are expected to have sound financial acumen to read and understand Urban Quality Living, Inc’s financial statements and to otherwise help the board fulfill its fiduciary responsibilities.
Board members are expected to attend four board meetings per year at a min.
As a board member you are expected to read board materials in advance of board meetings and to come prepared to ask questions and participate in discussions as stated in the meeting agenda.
Board members are expected to serve on one or more committees of the board and to actively participate in committee work.
Board members are expected to play an active role in securing the financial resources necessary for Urban Quality Living, Inc to achieve its mission.
Board members are expected to leverage personal relationships and connections to help Urban Quality Living, Inc’s board committee and staff identify and solicit potential funders, as well as directly invest in Urban Quality Living, Inc’s work by making a personal contribution each year.
Board members are expected to responsibly represent Urban Quality Living, Inc to their respective communities and to advocate for Urban Quality Living, Inc’s mission, programs, and services as appropriate.
Board terms last for three years and board members can serve for up to two consecutive terms.
Our undertaking is to replace hopelessness and isolation with a sense of belonging and involvement with the communities that our homeless brothers and sisters live in; by providing them with affordable housing, health care, education, employment, and supportive trauma-informed wellness services that are tailored, specifically to meet their individual/family needs. Thereby foresting their inclusion, socially, and economically in our neighborhoods and society at large.
We are a community based non-profit organization, providing trauma-informed care and supportive affordable permanent housing for homeless people in and around Los Angeles. Our main objective is to break the cycle of homelessness, one individual and one family at a time. We are committed to building safe and stable communities. Where homeless and poor people have access to holistic programs and services that are trauma-informed to foster their rehabilitation, which will in turn allow them to become economically self-sufficient and active stakeholders and members of their neighborhoods and communities at large. Through partnership with other nonprofit we've been able to greatly impact and change the direction and life's of our client's.
Homeless & Housing
We'll work with your schedule.
11105 Rose AveLos Angeles, CA90034
December 7, 2020
SWOT / GAP Analysis
Reading / Writing
Grant Writing / Research
Must be at least 25
Orientation or Training
As a volunteer Board Member, we expect you to commit to attend all board quarterly meetings and other committees meetings as assigned. This is ongoing (part-time role) as required by the board of director.
• Fundraising knowledge of non-profit/for profit organization.
• Personal commitment to devote the time necessary to perform the responsibilities of Director of Development.
• Understanding of the various means and methods of donations.