Board Member

Opportunity ID: 2839

Organization Details
Organization Name: High Steppers Seniors Club
Address: 980 Winakwa Road
Winnipeg, MB R2J 1E7
Organizational Description: Seniors Social Club. We meet 2 times a week, on Wednesdays and Thursdays. We give the caregivers of some of our seniors free time while their loved one is at our Club. Volunteers are a major part of our program.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: We are looking for experienced business people who would like to join a Volunteer Board of Directors for the High Steppers Seniors Club. The Board is responsible to maintain a non-profit organization with one part-time Manager.
Skills Required: Willingness to give time and talents to maintaining and improving the quality of the programming offered at the Seniors Club. General Business knowledge will be helpful, especially Secretarial skills.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Fund Raising experience would be an asset. Knowledge of finances and budgeting would be helpful. Abilities such as, Leadership qualities in directing volunteers and meeting etiquette is a plus.
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
The High Steppers Club is open on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am - 2:30 pm. The club is run by volunteers. The Board usually have evening meetings. Most of our Fund Raising events happen on Saturdays and Board members are asked to help with different aspects of each Fund Raiser. Some of our Board Members help with the Club during the week, but only if they have the time.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Phone: 204-619-8477
In Person
Closing Date: Dec 20, 2018