Board Member

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Date Posted April 19, 2022
Expiry Date of Posting Ongoing
Organization Name Global Gathering Place
Contact Name Maia Herriot
Mailing Address 100 5th Avenue
City Saskatoon
Postal Code S7K 2N7
Phone Number 3062093138
Fax Number
Email Address maia.herriot@globalgatheringplace.com
Web Site www.globalgatheringplace.com
Position Title Board Member
Job Description

Global Gathering Place (GGP) is a nonprofit organization serving immigrants and refugees in Saskatoon. We offer a wide range of programming to address the diverse needs of newcomers. Head to our website to learn more about our work: Support for Refugees & Immigrants in Saskatoon – Global Gathering Place

Our Board is an integral aspect of our organization, and we are seeking Board members who are passionate about helping our newcomer community thrive.

Responsibilities include:
-Participating in generative, strategic, and financial discussions to further the mission of GGP
-Serving as an active advocate and ambassador for GGP
-Leveraging your community connections and professional network to support GGP’s mission
-Participating in one or more of our board committees

Skills Required Knowledge and/or skills in one or more of these areas would be an asset: -Empathy for/familiarity with refugee and immigrant community -Financial literacy -Legal literacy -Fundraising and marketing -Community leadership -Strategic planning -Business or local entrepreneurship -Board governance
Benefits to Volunteer -Contributing to meaningful and lasting change in the lives of newcomers -Deepening your knowledge of the issues faced by refugees and immigrants in our community -Gaining experience with advocacy, board governance, and the non-profit sector -Developing relationships in the settlement community and beyond Email belmapodrug@globalgatheringplace.com to apply.
Days/Times Flexible
Suitable For Adults (18 and over)
Seniors
People with physical challenges
Work With
Position Duration Ongoing (more than 3 months)
Specific Dates
Application Deadline Ongoing
Application Procedure Email

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