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Community Council Member

Organization: The Salvation Army Public Relations

Commitment: Ongoing more than a year

Availability: Evenings; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: Jan 26, 2018


To act as a member of the general Community Council and its subcommittees for The Salvation Army Bethany Hope Center. Council Members should be passionate about helping vulnerable young families improve their overall well-being. Council Members will regularly meet, invest time and attend special events. Council Members will participate in quarterly meetings during the week. Experience or background in human resources, event planning, finance and accounting, health care or legal matters would be considered an asset. Training will be provided for all members.


Naomi Praamsma


Ext: 206


Volunteer Opportunity Address
820 Woodroffe Ave.
Ottawa, ON K2A 3V7


Good for people interested in: Governance (Boards, Committees); Fundraising; Event planning and participation; Accounting and finance

You will be working with: Men; Women

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Members will participate in advising on the overall vision and direction and a variety of operational issues for Bethany Hope Center, to bear witness to and advise on Bethany Hope Center's financial health and sustainability, and to provide to provide the Executive Director with the resources needed to best serve the Bethany Hope Centre clients - young parents and their children. Council Members will contribute skills and knowledge by actively participating in meetings and committee work.

How will the organization benefit?
The organization will be advised from a wide variety of professionals from the community that will ultimately benefit Bethany Hope Centre's potential in fundraising, raising their profile in the community and build onto their community connections.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - None of the above

Police record check required: Yes