A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc. Board of Directors Job Descriptions The mission of A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc provide a strong self-image to change, encourage and motivate women to become self-sufficient and successful members of their community. Our Goals . To provide those who at risk in Alameda County and other nearby counties., (i.e., homeless, victims of domestic violence, those in or seeking recovery, mental health and those coming out of incarceration. . 3-year program, which would encourage self-sufficiency, in preparation for permanent housing. A variety of socially progressive initiatives, that can be included either initially or introduced over time. . Three program phases to help address the missing gaps in services and interventions that perpetuate unresolved issues. . Providing the tool while going through the transformation process, as well as addressing domestic violence, recovery and mental health, giving motivation and hope needed to sustain the difficult long-term process of acquiring skills and attaining self-sufficiency. The primary functions of A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc. Board of Directors are summarized into two general categories. Governance Developing policies and procedures that will A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc to fulfill its mission statement, strategic plan and other mandates directed by its governing documents. Fiscal oversight including the review and approval of investments, the development of A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc. budget process and ensuring all applicable laws and accepted accounting practices are adhered to by A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc. In general, Board Members are responsible for the fiscal health of the organization; and ensuring that all programs, projects and services of A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc. are following the organization's mission statement. Fundraising A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc. to fulfill its annual and long-term goals and objectives, Board Members must be active participants in our fundraising program. Board of Directors Position The Board will support the work of A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc. and provide mission-based leadership and strategic governance. While day-to-day operations are led by A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Board -CEO relationship is a partnership, and the appropriate involvement of the Board is both critical and expected. Specific Board Member responsibilities include: (Leadership, governance, and oversight).
Date Posted: Jun 22, 2021