Board of Director Member

Organization Details
Organization Name: Winnipeg Crime Stoppers
Address: 147 Cassin Cresent
Winnipeg MB
Organizational Description: Winnipeg Crime Stoppers is a community based program operated by a volunteer board of directors and comprised of people from the business community working together to prevent crimes. It's really a partnership between the public, the Police, and the Media, each playing a fundamental role that makes our program extremely successful.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4734
Description of Duties:

Description of Duties:
The Board of Directors for WCS is comprised of community members and is collectively accountable to the organization along with community, funders, and stakeholders. The Board is accountable for WCS's performance relating to its mission and objectives, and for the effective stewardship of finances, capital, and human resources.

The board directors' controls and inspires the organization through the careful establishment of broad written policies reflecting the board's values and perspectives.

To serve in WCS's best interests, bringing informed decision-making and perspective by:
- Preparing for and participating in monthly Board meetings;
- Listening to the views of others, advocating one's own views, identifying common perspectives, and being open to compromise;
- Supporting governance decisions once they are made;
- Abide by WCS's Bylaws, Code of Conduct, Conflict of Interest, Confidentiality, and other policies that may apply to the Board;
- Assist with fundraising in support of WCS.

Skills Required:

WCS is seeking candidates possessing personal or professional expertise in sectors of business, sponsorship & fundraising, marketing & communications, board governance, and advocacy

Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Remote Volunteering
Flexible Hours

Time Commitment: Monthly, evening, weekend
Members of WCS's Board of Directors attend ten regular meetings per year (September to June), each lasting approximately two hours, and our Annual General Meeting held in December. Support at special events and fundraising activities.

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? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Email:
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2024
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