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   About the Position

Impact Statement
As a registered charity, SPECTRUM relies on a strong Board of Directors to govern the organization. Board members help ensure governance of SPECTRUM so the organization can provide services and programs for the benefit of LGBTQ2+ communities in Waterloo Region

We are looking for individuals with the following experience or skills: finance and accounting, fundraising, marketing and social media, legal and liability, or governance.

This is a great opportunity to network and build connections within the community. As an active member of the Board of Directors (BOD), you would be attending monthly meetings and participate in a board committee such as HR, Fundraising and Development, Financial Management.

The successful candidate will be asked to make a minimum commitment of two years with approximately four to six hours of work monthly.

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual
Age: 19+

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: The organization's leadership will train the chosen candidate in the needs and functions of the role.
Working Conditions: Board members must be contributing members of the organization through a contribution of any amount or volunteering at least 30 hours each fiscal year (August-July). Board terms are two years long, and no member may serve more than six terms. SPECTRUM’S Board can have up to 13 members at a time.
Expectations include some proficiency with office work, technology access from home and some computer skills required.


Time Commitment

Duration: 1 year or more
Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime
The Board typically meets on the third Sunday of each month at 10am. Committee meetings typically take place in the early evening on weekdays.

Other Information
Area(s) of Interest: Boards/Committees, Fund Development, Leadership/Management
Skill(s): Community Knowledge/Awareness, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Strategic Thinking, Stewardship, Accountability
Transportation: NONE Needed

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Kristy Skelton
283 Duke Street West, Unit 210 Kitchener, N2H 3X7
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