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Hemophilia Foundation of Oregon

  • 1 person is interested

Hemophilia Foundation of Oregon (in the process of changing the name to Pacific Northwest Bleeding Disorders) is looking for interested individuals to serve on the Board of Directors. The Board is an oversight and governance board for the organization. The organization has 2 full time staff including the Executive Director who reports to the Board and a Fundraising-Events Manager who reports to the Executive Director. Additionally, there are 5 part-time employees who report to the Executive Director. The Board meets every other month throughout the year. In non-COVID times they meet every other month at a restaurant or at OHSU. During COVID they have been meeting virtually every other month.

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About Hemophilia Foundation of Oregon

Location:

456 SW Monroe Ave, Suite 102, Corvallis, OR 97333, US

Mission Statement

The Hemophilia Foundation of Oregon enhances the quality of life for individuals with bleeding disorders and their families through advocacy, assistance, outreach, education and research support.

Description

The Hemophilia Foundation of Oregon (HFO) was founded in Portland in 1963 by a small group of parents of children with hemophilia. Its goal has always been to improve the quality of life of those living with hemophilia and related bleeding disorders, and those who care for them. It serves individuals, their families and friends living in Oregon and the counties of southern Washington.

HFO is a volunteer health organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment and cure of bleeding disorders. Nationally, there are approximately 20,000 individuals with hemophilia; 400 families in the Foundation’s service area alone. Including family, friends and caregivers, thousands of people are touched by hemophilia.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Legal (General)
  • Advocacy
  • Financial Planning
  • Accounting

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 23
  • Generally, participation on the Board of Directors takes about 10 hours per month.
  • Members would be required to attend the scheduled board meetings, any Board Development workshops scheduled, the organization fundraisers and any special meetings that might come up.

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