Board Member and or Committee Member

Organization Details
Organization Name: Life's Journey Inc
Address: 125 Higgins Ave
Winnipeg MB  R3B 0B6
Website: https://lifesjourneyinc.ca/
Organizational Description: At Life's Journey, we are invested in a community where our participants are able to seek balance, realize their goals, and be their true selves. Our wide range of services are individualized to support each person as they find hope in their path forward.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Life's Journey Inc. is a publicly funded agency seeking highly ethical, engaged volunteers to serve on our Board of Directors. Board members are responsible for maintaining the commitment to Life's Journey's mission, establishing strategic direction, oversight of operations. Board Members are expected to participate in committee activities and attend meetings as required.
Skills Required: We are seeking several individuals with the following skills and experience, those that are bolded represent our priorities for this recruitment:
- Previous board governance experience
- Leadership/senior management experience
- Financial accounting and/or audit skills
- Human resources/labour relations experience
- Legal/regulatory knowledge - contracts, defense and/or labour
- Government lobby/policy impacts
- Not-for-profit sector experience
- Fundraising/charitable donations experience
- Indigenous Community
- Experience/knowledge of the needs of Persons affected by Neuro-Diversities (including lived experience)

Personal Characteristics
- Integrity and accountability
- Informed judgment
- Ability to provide counsel a broad range of governance issues
- Mature confidence
- Respect for others
- Ability to commit the time required
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Mission Statement: To support the pursuit of balance between spiritual, physical, intellectual and emotional wellbeing by individuals with neuro-diversities, including Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, along with their families and communities.

Values: Relationships, Hope, Wellbeing, Dignity and Respect
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime
The Board meets quarterly for two hours.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: mileage is reimbursed
How to Apply: Email: info@lifesjourneyinc.ca
In Person
Closing Date: Sep 30, 2022
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