Board of Directors Secretary

Organization Details
Organization Name: Winnipeg Jewish Theatre
Address: 148-123 Doncaster Street
Winnipeg MB  R3N 2B2
Organizational Description: We produce theatre that illuminates the vast Jewish experience in order to inspire dialogue about Jewish culture and intersectionality in the community at large.

Our Vision:
The Jewish Experience
The Human Experience
On Stage

In aligning with the concept of Tikkun Olam, repairing the world, our core values are:
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5043
Description of Duties:

Role of The Board of Directors
WJT's Board of Directors is a committed group of individuals with a passion for the performing arts and a deep commitment to the organization's future health and growth. They are ambassadors for WJT and theatre in the greater community.

What would my role be as a Board Director?
You will directly contribute to the strategic development of the organization and ensure the sound and sustainable development of the company through good governance practices. Board members play an active role in WJT's annual fundraising campaign and in fostering partnerships with community partners and local businesses.

What would my role be as the Secretary?
Record the minutes (take notes) from each Board of Directors meeting and submit them to the WJT office for distribution in a timely manner. Attend Executive Board Member meetings as required (1-2 times per year).

The Board meets once every 6-8 weeks from September - June in Winnipeg. All Board members are expected to participate in an annual fundraiser, contribute an annual donation or volunteer at the shows, and attend WJT performances and events throughout the year.

Application Process
Interested in joining us? Please send the following to the Nominations Committee via an email to brief statement of interest that describes your relevant experience and why you're keen to get involved, and a resume.

WJT is committed to employment equity through a process which identifies and eliminates any discrimination in the organization's employment procedures and policies. We encourage applications from qualified individuals who identify as LGBTQ2IA+, First Nations, Inuit & Métis, people of colour, and people with disabilities.

Skills Required:

Communication, leadership, decision making, collaboration, creativity, analytical, open mindedness, dependability, passion, and drive
Working knowledge of MS Word (or equivalent), Adobe (or equivalent), and Zoom is an asset

Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
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 mobility device
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: Email:
Closing Date: Apr 30, 2024
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