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ORGANIZATION: FOCUS ON CHILDREN UNITED FOR SUCCESS INC

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FOCUS is seeking members to join our board of directors. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about helping to grow a community non-profit that provides information technology training to youth in underserved and underrepresented communities. The board of directors will primarily be responsible for carrying out the strategic plans and policies that have been established and facilitating the growth of this dynamic training organization. Our board members are educators, entrepreneurs, civic leaders, and community organizers, just to name a few. We are committed to building an inclusive board and need you to help us expand, and execute FOCUS’ mission of closing the diversity in tech gap exponentially.

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About FOCUS ON CHILDREN UNITED FOR SUCCESS INC

Location:

544 S. Wickham Road, BALTIMORE, MD 21229, US

Mission Statement

Focus on Communities United for Success (FOCUS) provides under-served communities with tuition-free technology training to help advance their potential of becoming gainfully employed in the information technology and cybersecurity field.

Description

FOCUS is a nonprofit training company that provides tuition-free information technology and cybersecurity certification training to youth & young adults in under-served communities.

We have partnered with the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), the leading provider of IT certification training in the world, to train and equip our students with the skills needed to pursue a successful career in the information technology field.

Our goal is to ensure that we train a sufficient number of under-served workers with the appropriate skills and credentials to address the lack of diversity in the high-tech workforce.

CAUSE AREAS

Board Development
Community
Computers & Technology
Board Development, Community, Computers & Technology

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO
  • Community Outreach
  • Human Resources Recruitment
  • Legal (General)

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • The position requires that you attend our regular mandatory board meeting every quarter and spend roughly 10-15 hours a month performing duties that will help advance and grow the program to a level that will help our youth become gainfully employed.

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