Position: Member of the Board of Trustees (voluntary)
Employer: Good Neighbors Canada
Location: Scarborough, ON
Deadline: February 28, 2023
Employment Type: Volunteer
Position Level: Senior
Salary Range: Voluntary
Closing Date: February 28, 2023
Member of the Board of Trustees (voluntary)
Good Neighbors Canada
Good Neighbors is an international humanitarian development non-governmental organization (NGO) founded in South Korea in 1991. After 5 years, we obtained consultative status with the United Nations’ Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC). Good Neighbors Canada launched in March 2017. Under the Good Neighbors’ international governance, we focus on fundraising, volunteer programs, and global development campaigns to support field projects.
We are looking for a volunteer Board Member to strengthen our strategy and capacity building and contribute to the Good Neighbors Canada humanitarian mission. This is an opportunity for Canadian residents to be part of the change to advance community empowerment and develop a sustainable future globally.
Our vision: Empower people to transform communities
Our mission: Our mission is to implement projects that promote and protect children’s rights, strengthen global partnerships and advocate for human rights in a respectful and effective way, empowering people to achieve self-reliance.
Attend quarterly board meetings and other special meetings as required
Participate in organizational events and networking as an ambassador of the charity
Active involvement in fund seeking activities and advise on social entrepreneurship
Make regular contributions to the growth and development of the organization
Support with the implementation of key organizational policies
Passionate about humanitarian works and global sustainable community development
Professional network within the Toronto region desirable
Business (philanthropic businesses) management experience desirable
Good Neighbors Canada actively seeks a board that reflects the diverse community it serves. Individuals typically underrepresented in the community and within governance positions are encouraged to apply. This includes (but is not limited to) individuals who identify as queer, trans, persons of colour, Indigenous persons, women, youth, persons living with disabilities and/or with mental health variations. Accommodations are available on request.
We are excited to work together to make a difference. Our call for board members is open until February 28th, 2023. Please email your resume and letter of intent to Ms Hyang Cho, Executive Director of Good Neighbors Canada at email@example.com to apply.