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Ready To Empower

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We are searching for enthusiastic advisory and/or committee members to help support the Board of directors of a dynamic mental health and women empowerment focused organization, Ready to Empower (RTE). Volunteers will advise and assist the directors in specific areas (see below) and help with general promotion of Ready to Empower as to support the organization’s mission and needs. This opportunity is perfect for someone with a skill set or expertise they would like to share to give back, but may not have the time to commit to regular Board meetings and operational tasks.

About Ready to Empower

  • Mission: To provide developing nonprofit organizations with the necessary tools to support at-risk women to restore hope and self-reliance.
  • Vision: To see a world where all women can have hope and be self-reliant.
  • Philosophy: RTE’s philosophy of empowerment is based on the famous proverb "Give a [Wo]man a fish and you feed her for a day. Teach a "[Wo]man to fish and you feed her for a lifetime."

Optimal Skill Sets and Expertise:

  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Event planning
  • Outreach
  • Program development
  • Accounting
  • Legal
  • Graphic design
  • Video creation

Expectations of Advisory and/or Committee Member

  • Share your wonderful talents with Ready to Empower
  • Attend and participate in committee meetings.
  • Encouraged to attend special events
  • Be alert to community concerns that can be addressed by Ready to Empower’s mission, objectives, and programs.
  • Help communicate and promote Ready to Empower’s mission and programs to the community.
  • Become familiar with Ready to Empower’s finances, budget, and financial/resource needs.
  • Understand the policies and procedures of Ready to Empower.

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About Ready To Empower

Location:

PO Box 4498, GREENWICH, CT 06831, US

Mission Statement

Ready to Empower is dedicated to providing developing non-profit organizations with the necessary tools to support at-risk women to restore hope and self-reliance. Our vision is to see a world where all women can have hope and be self-reliant.

Description

Ready to Empower’s vision is to see a world where all women can have hope and be self-reliant. Our pilot program is being offered with one of our sister organizations based in Costa Rica, Árbol de Esperanza. The programs and support RTE offers to organizations internationally includes business guidance and mentoring for leaders running an established NGO, Non- Profit and or Association internationally. In addition, RTE offers programs such as; our Mental Health Program, Work for Service Program, and Educational classes to help empower the local leaders to be equipped to help their poverty stricken communities. As RTE looks into the future, sister organizations will one day function independently of Ready to Empower. Ultimately. RTE envisions self-sustaining chapters throughout the world.

Crisis Support
International
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Web Design
  • Legal (General)
  • Accounting
  • Graphic Design
  • Fundraising

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

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