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ACYR Board Member Opportunity

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ORGANIZATION: ACYR

  • 7 people are interested

Position: We are currently seeking passionate and dedicated individuals to join our Board of Directors. Board members play a crucial role in guiding the strategic direction of our organization, ensuring accountability, and driving positive change in the lives of youth and families in our community.

Responsibilities:

· Collaborate with fellow board members to establish and review the organization's mission, vision, and strategic goals.

· Provide oversight and guidance on financial matters, including budgeting, fundraising, and resource allocation.

· Contribute expertise and insights in areas such as governance, marketing, or community engagement.

· Act as ambassadors for ACYR, advocating for our mission and building relationships with stakeholders, donors, and community partners.

· Attend and actively participate in board meetings, committee meetings, and other organizational events.

Qualifications:

· Passion for youth empowerment and community development.

· Previous board or leadership experience in nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, or related fields is recommended but not required.

· Expertise in areas such as finance, fundraising, marketing, governance, IT, legal or program management.

· Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse stakeholders.

Benefits:

· Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of youth and families in our community.

· Professional development and networking opportunities through involvement in governance and leadership roles.

· The satisfaction of contributing to the success and sustainability of a dynamic and innovative nonprofit organization.

· The chance to work alongside dedicated colleagues who share a common commitment to youth development and community building.

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About ACYR

Location:

649 North 6th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85003, US

Mission Statement

Transforming Lives, Building Futures, Strengthening Communities: Developing our Greatest Natural Resource... YOUTH

Description

For over thirty-five years, ACYR has equipped young people with academic, vocational, and social skills by offering opportunities to claim their individual potential, secure their economic future and transition to the roles required of responsible adulthood. ACYR is recognized locally and nationally for providing programs of high quality and accountability, specifically designed to address the education and workforce development needs of young people who have dropped out of school or whose life circumstances make them at risk of not completing high school. Over 91% of program participants either remain in school, complete high school or its equivalent, or enter postsecondary education and/or employment. ACYR graduates annually earn over $2.5 million, contributing to a robust and vital community.

CAUSE AREAS

Board Development
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Board Development, Children & Youth, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

649 N 6th AvenuePhoenix, AZ 85003

(33.45649,-112.08121)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • Adult Education
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • A few hours every month for meetings plus attendance as various events
  • All board members will need to pass a background check and hold a valid fingerprint clearance card.

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