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Board Of Director Needed

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Black Fashion Fund

  • 1 person is interested

As the highest leadership body of the organization and to satisfy its fiduciary duties, the board is responsible for

  • determining the mission and purposes of the organization
  • selecting and evaluating the performance of the chief executive
  • strategic and organizational planning
  • ensuring strong fiduciary oversight and financial management
  • fundraising and resource development
  • approving and monitoring the organization’s programs and services
  • enhancing the organization’s public image
  • assessing its own performance as the governing body of the organization
Responsibilities of Individual Board Members

Each individual board member is expected to

  • know the organization’s mission, policies, programs, and needs
  • faithfully read and understand the organization’s financial statements
  • serve as active advocates and ambassadors for the organization and fully engage in identifying and securing the financial resources and partnerships necessary for the organization to advance its mission
  • leverage connections, networks, and resources to develop collective action to fully achieve the organization’s mission
  • give a meaningful personal financial donation
  • help identify personal connections that can benefit the organization’s fundraising and reputational standing and can influence public policy
  • prepare for, attend, and conscientiously participate in board meetings
  • participate fully in one or more committees
Other responsibilities of nonprofit board members
  • follow the organization’s bylaws, policies, and board resolutions
  • sign an annual conflict-of-interest disclosure and update it during the year if necessary, as well as disclose potential conflicts before meetings and actual conflicts during meetings
  • maintain confidentiality about all internal matters of the organization

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About Black Fashion Fund

Location:

2150 West 117th Street #1011, Cleveland, OH 44111, US

Mission Statement

At Black Fashion Fund, our goal is to be the guiding force that allows talented individuals to strive in a world that constantly places barriers upon them. We intend to create an experience where underrepresented individuals everywhere can feel educated, inspired, and motivated to pursue whatever their hearts desire. Additionally, we hope to resolute confidence in people of all ages who may feel like they don’t have all the answers. Like a "Best Friend Forever/BFF" would, we are happy to support our people by whatever means necessary. With the help of financial assistance, free educational programs, and more we plan to instill all the qualities that are vital to being successful, well-rounded beings in this ever-changing world. Here at BFF, we promote inclusivity, creativity, transparency, and growth. So whether you’re a student, non-student, graduate, creative, or entrepreneur, it doesn’t matter. Everyone deserves a shot on their paths towards greatness.

Description

We are a startup non-profit looking to grow.

Arts & Culture
Board Development
Race & Ethnicity

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Intellectual Property
  • Arts Administration
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Resource Development / Management

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18

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