Community Partners - Non-Profit Board Opportunities
BOARD MEMBERS NEEDED FOR GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION NON PROFIT
Women Against Gun Violence (WAGV) needs Board Members to take our 20-year old organization to the next level through programming, media awareness, and policymaking. You will engage with our elected officials, media representatives, survivors of gun violence, community members, and community activists to prevent gun violence in Los Angeles, in California, and throughout the nation.
For more information, please contact Margot Bennett at 310-204-2348 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
VALIENTE COLLEGE PREPARATORY, a proposed charter school, is looking for founding board members.
Founding board members spend approximately ten hours per month supporting the Lead Founder in doing the work necessary to found the proposed charter school. Upon granting of the charter (anticipated in late Fall 2014), the founding board transitions into the Board of Directors. Directors commit approximately six hours per month to the governance and oversight of the school. Currently, there is no financial contribution requirement for the Board of Directors
Interested candidates should contact Jacob Wertz at JWertz@buildingexcellentschools.org
LA'S BEST FRIENDS BOARD (Young Professional Board)
LA's BEST provides a safe and supervised after school education, enrichment and recreation program for elementary school children ages 5 to 12 in the City of Los Angeles. More information about the organization is available at: http://www.lasbest.org.
LA's BEST Friends is a Young Professional Board that supports the LA's BEST After School Enrichment Program by connecting diverse young professionals and students to each other and their communities through volunteering, fundraising, public outreach and community building. The Friends Board responsibilities:
- Fundraising: $5K annual give-or-get
- Engagement: serve on two committees and host an event to introduce friends/colleagues/family to the program
- Attendance: attend 4 of 6 LA's Best Friends Board meetings and attend committee meetings
Interested candidates should contact Cassandra Krause at Cassandra.email@example.com.
LA SENORA RESEARCH INSTITUTE
La Senora Research Institute (http://www.lasenora.org) is looking for a Development Officer for its Board. Responsibilities will include creating and implementing a development plan. Candidates should have strong contacts with corporations and grant makers.
Interested candidates should contact Patricia Nettleship at firstname.lastname@example.org.