ABLE2 Board of Directors
ABLE2 Board of Directors
Volunteer Types: Accounting and Finance, Communications and Marketing, Disability Support, Governance (Boards, Committees)
Organization types: Community and Social Services
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: March 28, 2022
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Description

ABLE2 is launching a search for members from the community to join our Board of Directors. ABLE2 is a small but powerful charity with a big purpose. We are the only organization in Ottawa that supports people of all ages across the disability spectrum and their families to live life as valued members of our city. We work with partners to provide the tools that empower people with disabilities to build lives of meaning and joy.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
We are seeking members from the community who want to make a difference in the lives of their neighbours who live with a disability and want to be part of their community, and be seen as able, important and valued.
How will the organization benefit?
We seek persons of all backgrounds, age, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation or identity, disability, education, abilities, (fixed) income levels, and all underrepresented groups. We want you to join our board, where you can bring your skills, abilities, commitment, and knowledge to support an organization that makes a direct impact in the lives of our community. Backgrounds, experience and abilities you possess include:  Financial / Treasurer background  Background in social service delivery for the disabled  Business and finance experience  Communications and fundraising experience  Strong networking skills  Government relations experience or knowledge  Previous board experience is desirable but not a deal-breaker The Board of Directors will, as much as possible, reflect the diversity of the membership that ABLE2 serves. Interested in joining our Board? You are invited to bring your passion and commitment to carry out the Board’s role and function.
Volunteer location:
312 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa

Contact

Susan Campbell
@ABLE2: Support for People with Disabilities
613-761-9522
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-week

Details

This position would be great for: Adults
Number of Positions Available: 3
Good for people interested in: Accounting and Finance, Communications and Marketing, Disability Support, Governance (Boards, Committees)
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions

Volunteer Considerations

  • Police record check required
  • This position can accommodate persons with a disability
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