Organization: Amethyst Women's Addiction Centre
Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)
Availability: Flexible; Evenings
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 6
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: Dec 13, 2019
Nominations Committee, Lois Ross
Volunteer Opportunity Address
488 Wilbrod St., Ottawa, ON K1N 6M8
Good for people interested in: Governance (Boards, Committees); Fundraising; Communications and Marketing; Event planning and participation
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Seniors; Women; Homeless
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Volunteers can gain experience and assist the organization by working on committees that they have an interest in. Examples of some committees are: Strategic Planning Committee, Finance Committee, Francophone Advisory Committee, Personnel Committee, Fundraising Committee. Board Member terms are for 2 years, and can be renewed for a maximum of three 2-year terms.
How will the organization benefit?
As a small non-profit organization, Amethyst depends on having the work and support provided by its volunteer Board of Directors. The Board members are actively involved in Amethyst, and contribute greatly through the committees noted above.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 2-3 weeks
This position would be great for - Seniors; Persons with a disability
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes
Police record check required: Yes