Help Us Create A More Equitable Health System

We've partnered with The Color of Care documentary from Executive Producer Oprah Winfrey -- streaming now on the Smithsonian Channel. Learn more below and find ways to get involved today.
Read More
 

Board of Directors Role

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: BETWEEN FRIENDS GLOBAL NETWORK INC

Are you looking to make a positive impact on the future of an organization dedicated to the breaking the cycle of domestic violence and building a community free of abuse? Between Friends’ Board of Directors seeks candidates for the Board who are interested in making a positive impact on the success of the organization, utilizing experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Finance: internal controls, risk assessment, and/or internal/external auditing
  • Marketing and/or Communications: branding, social media campaigns, and/or online/print campaigns
  • Fundraising: work or volunteer capacity (i.e. membership organizations, nonprofits, or charitable/religious organizations)

Candidates should demonstrate support for the mission of Between Friends and should possess the capacity to contribute toward the work of the Board and the organization.

Click here for a full job description and the experience/qualifications required.

To apply, please complete this form. Alternatively, please send a cover letter that addresses your interest and connection to the board, as well as your experience in one of the areas above, together with your resume to board@betweenfriendschicago.org. Please ensure the subject line references "Board of Directors Application." We look forward to hearing from you.

More opportunities with BETWEEN FRIENDS GLOBAL NETWORK INC

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About BETWEEN FRIENDS GLOBAL NETWORK INC

Location:

8910 S BENNETT AVE, CHICAGO, IL 60617, US

Mission Statement

WHAT WE DO Between Friends is dedicated to breaking the cycle of domestic violence and building a community free of abuse. Through our 24-hour helpline, counseling, and legal assistance, we provide a safe and supportive environment for individuals and families in crisis, while educating communities as part of the movement to end domestic violence.

Description

Between Friends works tirelessly to empower people who have survived abuse. We also educate young people and adults across Chicagoland about domestic violence. In the past fiscal year, we have:

  • Helped 2,250 callers to our crisis phone line;
  • Supported 735 people in legal cases through court advocacy assistance;
  • Provided counseling to 200 adults and 75 children;
  • Hosted safe, fun social events for 210 survivors via our A Night Out program;
  • Taught 3,300 students about healthy relationships and teen dating violence;
  • Educated 8,465 music fans about consent at 14 venues and 10 festivals through OurMusicMyBody, a collaboration with Resilience.

Check back soon for more!

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Women
Advocacy & Human Rights, Children & Youth, Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Between FriendsChicago, IL 60617

(41.72466,-87.54948)
 

SKILLS

  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Financial Planning
  • Customer Service
  • Program Management
  • Business Development
  • Market Research / Analysis

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5 hours per month

Report this opportunity