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Location:
300 Indian Battle Road South, Lethbridge

Populations Served

  • Member Agency Staff

Competencies/Skills

  • Accountability
  • Community Engagement/Advocacy
  • Leadership
  • Social & Civic Responsibility
  • Stewardship
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Board of Directors

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  • Suitable for SeniorsSuitable for Seniors
  • Suitable for YouthSuitable for Youth

Are you passionate about environmental education and the importance of nature? Are you an active community leader who wants to support nature interpretation in Lethbridge? We want you!

We are recruiting board members with diverse backgrounds, and have a specific need for experience in the following areas:

  • Finance
  • Fundraising
  • Legal and risk management
  • Environmental issues
  • Environmental education programming

Volunteer Duties

  • Anyone (aged 16+) is welcome to join our board and intake generally takes place during our Annual General Meeting in March.
  • Our Bylaws provide structure and rules to our organization, while our Objectives provide an overview of our purpose as a charitable society. Our Executive Handbook provides an overview of the roles and responsibilities of our Board of Directors. Annual Reports provide a high level understanding of our efforts and accomplishments. Learn more about our current Society’s Board of Directors.

Requirements

  • Age: 16 years old or above
  • Prior board experiences are not required, but a great asset.

*Please note, as a charity organization some individuals may be ineligible to join our Board of Directors. Please review ‘Ineligible Individuals’ guidance from Canada Revenue Agency.

Learn more at https://naturecentre.ca/governance

Schedule

  • Our Board of Directors meets at least four times per year to provide governance to the Society, plan fundraising initiatives, discuss program opportunities, and strategically plan.
  • Quarterly meetings.
  • Directors are expected to make a two-year commitment.

Time Commitment

Continuing commitment

Type of Opportunity

Board Governance,Environmental

Application Type

Advanced

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