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Arthritis Foundation - Louisiana

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Be Part of the Arthritis Movement!

POSITION TITLE: Local Leadership Board Member - Louisiana

STAFF PARTNER: Executive Director

Local Leadership Board members support the Foundation’s mission and fundraising activities by opening doors to influence individuals, organizations, and community partners to support the organization and build awareness among the arthritis community

· Represent the Arthritis Foundation at official functions in the community and through social media.

· Actively participate in at least one special event annually.

· Ensure the Arthritis Foundation fulfills its commitment to diverse volunteer leadership that reflects the communities served.

· Serve as an advocate

· Attend a minimum of 75% of Local Leadership Board meetings

All Local Leadership Board members will consider the Arthritis Foundation a philanthropic priority by making or helping to solicit gifts that reflect that priority. So that the Arthritis Foundation can credibly solicit contributions from major gift donors, corporate partners, and foundations, the Arthritis Foundation expects to have 100% of Local Leadership Board members make a personal annual contribution commensurate with individual capacity.

QUALIFICATIONS

· Relevant professional experience and accomplishments in career and/or extensive personal experience and accomplishments within arthritis community

· Experience working in a volunteer leadership capacity and volunteering in the community (preferred)

· Commitment to and understanding of the mission and vision of the Arthritis Foundation

· Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and passion for improving the lives of people with arthritis

· Natural affinity for cultivating relationships, working with diverse individuals, and influencing others.

RECOMMENDED TERM: Three-year term, renewable for one additional term

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About Arthritis Foundation - Louisiana

Location:

30775 Bainbridge Road, Suite 210, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, US

Mission Statement

The Arthritis Foundation is boldly pursuing a cure for America's #1 cause of disability while championing the fight against arthritis with life-changing resources, science, advocacy and community connections.

Description

What We Do: Conquer Arthritis

By advancing research, advocacy and disease management support, the Arthritis Foundation helps you navigate the many challenges arthritis brings. You can easily make powerful connections that lead to real, meaningful change.

Board Development
Children & Youth
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Strategic Planning
  • Capacity Planning
  • Healthcare
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • Resource Development / Management

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bi-monthly meetings (6 per year), attendance at special events (2 per year), community engagement approximately 3 hours per month

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