Board of Directors, The Waupoos Foundation/Waupoos Family Farm
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Volunteer Types: Accounting and Finance, Communications and Marketing, Event planning and participation, Fundraising, Governance (Boards, Committees), Legal/Advocacy, Skilled Trades, Writing
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, Community and Social Services, Poverty/Social Justice, Religion Related
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: October 20, 2023
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Description

Do your interests include looking for ways to give back and serve others? Waupoos Family Farm would love to have your help! The Farm offers affordable vacations and an experience of community to families who need it most.

As we plan for beyond 2023, Waupoos is seeking additional volunteer support, including Board members. Whether you’re gifted in fundraising, communications, governance, landscaping, home repair, or another area of interest, we’d be grateful for your time and talent. Previous experience working with a non-profit organization is advantageous but not required.

Board members are responsible for attending monthly meetings (held virtually or on-site), assisting on board committees; promoting Waupoos in the community and participating in Waupoos community and fundraising events.
Commitment: One to two years with an opportunity to renew

Visit our website: www.waupoos.com to learn more about The Waupoos Foundation.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Opportunity to join a team of individuals who share a passion for making a difference and who want to give back to families in need in the Ottawa area
How will the organization benefit?
Strong leadership is important, especially for an organization that relies on volunteers to help achieve its mandate to serve families in need. We will benefit from the knowledge and experience that you can bring to the table. Are you the person we are looking for? If you are willing to share your time and talents, please contact us today to learn more!
Volunteer location:
The Waupoos Foundation/Waupoos Family Farm 2050 Rideau Road

Contact

Cathy
@The Waupoos Foundation
613-822-2189
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-week

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Seniors (65+)
Number of Positions Available: 5
Good for people interested in: Accounting and Finance, Communications and Marketing, Event planning and participation, Fundraising, Governance (Boards, Committees), Legal/Advocacy, Skilled Trades, Writing
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (11-15 years)

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  • Police record check required
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