Board Member Positions Open at Health Clinic in Vermont

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Sojourns Community Health Clinic

Your passion for health, wellness and integrative care extends within and beyond Vermont.

You have a desire to see organizations grow sustainably.

You are savvy about the ins and outs of board governance.

If any of these ring true, we'd like to meet you!

With over 20 years of integrative health practice under its belt, Sojourns is poised for growth and change.

We need you - professionals from the financial, fundraising, business and healthcare sectors - to help govern our uniquely collaborative clinic, which offers care to southern Vermont and surrounding communities.

More specifically, we are looking for the following skills and board member attributes:

Skills:

  • Nonprofit board experience
  • Integrative Healthcare / Medicine
  • Financial
  • Fundraising
  • Business
  • Legal
  • Human Resources / Personnel
  • Facility / Property Management / Builder / Development

Members are:

  • Local or remote, with a sensitivity to / understanding of the challenges of providing integrative healthcare in a rural setting
  • Committed to diversity, equity and inclusion in support of the organization's mission
  • Understanding of the value of strategic planning and organizational development 
  • Open to variable terms of service on the board such that we can create a staggered and sustainable pool of members
  • Able to serve on at least one committee
  • Engaged, enthusiastic and prepared in advance of every meeting
  • Able to partner with the Executive Director for mutual accountability and support (Board Chair role)

Members also:

  • Meet quarterly, with working meetings in between as needed, to collaborate on governance related concerns
  • Conduct outreach to local leaders, organizations and vendors to raise visibility and support for the Clinic
  • Support donor cultivation and stewardship efforts
  • Attend and speak at special events, open houses and on-site Clinic tours
  • Recruit new board members on a staggered basis to ensure a continually full board (ideally 9 members)
  • "Give or Get" at least one meaningful annual financial contribution to the organization
  • Participate in annual board self-assessment, development and training
  • Provide guidance, support and constructive annual assessment for the Executive Director (Board Chair role)

Can we count on you?

Please use the Idealist.org application portal to express interest.

We can't wait to meet you!

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair Accessible

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Health & Medicine

WHEN

Wed May 31, 2023 - Sun Jun 30, 2024
05:00 PM - 04:59 PM

WHERE

4923 US Route 5Westminster, VT 05158

(43.08275,-72.4421)
 

SKILLS

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REQUIREMENTS

  • WEEKDAYS, FEW_HOURS_MONTH

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