Board Member

Organization Details
Organization Name: Betel Home Foundation
Address: 212 Manchester Ave
Selkirk MB  R1A 0B6
Website: www.betelhomefoundation.ca
Organizational Description: Betel Home Foundation is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1915 by the First Lutheran Ladies.
We operate an 80 bed personal care home in Gimli and a 91 bed personal care home in Selkirk and are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.
We believe in achieving exceptional standards of care that will enhance the quality of life of the residents who live in our home. Our caring and dedicated staff are committed to achieving these standards every day.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: The Betel Home Foundation Board is a governance board that exists to secure and promote the financial, legal and ethical well-being of the organization and to ensure that it fulfills its mission.
Board members are expected to attend regular Board meetings, participate in discussion and decision making, as well as participate in committees and special events.
Skills Required: We are currently looking for community minded people with an interest in long term care and how they might contribute to improving the lives of our residents.
Past Board experience is an asset but not required.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Knowledge of Board Governance, working with non-profits and working collaboratively with other Board Members.
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Evening
8 monthly meetings lasting approximately 2 hours, alternating between Gimli and Selkirk and Annual General Meeting in Gimli at the end of June. No Board meetings are held in July, August and December.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Interlake
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Email: aeyjolfson@ierha.ca
Closing Date: Jan 31, 2020
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