Join Belong Ottawa Management Board
Volunteer Types: Governance (Boards, Committees)
Organization types: Community and Social Services, Poverty/Social Justice
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: September 29, 2023
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We are searching for leaders to serve on the management board of Belong Ottawa. If you are passionate about creating spaces and building programs that support people who are affected by poverty and homelessness in Ottawa, then our board needs you.
Belong Ottawa is a community ministry of the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa. Our programs are delivered at three sites in Centertown and Lowertown Ottawa.
We provide safe spaces that connect people and create community.
We offer programs that address basic needs and foster dignity, wellness and hope for all.
An inclusive community where no one is marginalized and everyone is valued and supported.
The key responsibilities of the Management Board are: Strategic direction, planning & monitoring, Advocacy, and Program Sustainability. We are currently looking for new members with experience or interest in the areas of fundraising and/or advocacy. Board terms are for 3 years. Board members are expected to attend a monthly meeting of approximately 2 hours (often held virtually) and to participate in at least one sub-committee (time and intensity of committee work varies).
We are committed to a diverse, inclusive and equitable Management Board therefore we welcome candidates from diverse life experiences and backgrounds. For more information on the role and expectations of Board members, or to submit your resume, feel free to contact our Board Chair Lorraine Tell [email protected]
Candidates will be invited for an interview and are subject to a police records check.


Lorraine Tell
@Belong Ottawa
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This position would be great for: Adults
Number of Positions Available: 4
Good for people interested in: Governance (Boards, Committees)
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Men, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women

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