NEWDAY Sanctuary’s mission is to create a loving, safe and stable homestead where youth and animals can heal, learn and grow the foundational skills for a thriving and hopeful future.
NEWDAY is looking for a Board of Director to join our team. As a Board member you will support the work of NEWDAY and provide mission-based leadership strategic governance. While day-to-day operations are led by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Board to CEO relationship is a partnership, and the appropriate involvement of the Board is both critical and expected. Board Members serve a three-year term to be eligible for re-appointment for one additional term. Board and committee meetings are held bi-monthly and expected to give 5-10 hours per month.
Serve as a trusted advisor to the CEO as they develop and implement strategic plan
Review outcomes and metrics created by NEWDAY for evaluating its impact, and regularly measure performance and effectiveness using those metrics
Review agenda and supporting materials prior to board and committee meetings
Approve annual budget, audit reports, and material business decisions; being informed of, and meeting all, legal and fiduciary responsibilities
Contribute to an annual performance evaluation of the CEO
Assist the CEO and board chair in identifying and recruiting other Board Members
Serve on committees or task forces and taking on special assignments
Represent NEWDAY to stakeholders; acting as an ambassador for the organization
Ensure commitment to a diverse board and staff that reflects the community serves
NEWDAY expects all Board members to make an annual financial contribution that is commensurate with their capacity
Extensive professional experience with significant executive leadership accomplishments in business, government, philanthropy, or the nonprofit sector
Savvy diplomatic skills and a natural affinity for cultivating relationships and persuading, convening, facilitating, and building consensus among diverse individuals
Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a passion for improving the lives of NEWDAY’s beneficiaries
Our mission is to create a loving, safe and stable homestead where youth and animals can heal, learn and grow the foundational skills for a thriving and hopeful future.
Newday Sanctuary was founded with the vision to build programs that gives youth a place to visit where they can have personal experience of connection with the rescue animals on the homestead. We are a startup nonprofit looking for a vast array of volunteers to help push us into production so we can start positively impacting the communities in Minnesota.
Children & Youth
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
December 5, 2020
Brand Development & Messaging
Social Media / Blogging
Must be at least 18
Board Members serve a three-year term to be eligible for re-appointment for one additional term and 5-10 hours per month