Help Safeguard Saskatoon’s Greenspaces: Join Us as Secretary

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Date Posted July 10, 2023
Expiry Date of Posting Ongoing
Organization Name Friends of the Saskatoon Afforestation Areas Inc.
Contact Name Julia Adamson
Mailing Address 210 Appleby Court
City Saskatoon
Postal Code S7M 4B2
Phone Number 3063805368
Fax Number
Email Address
Web Site
Position Title Help Safeguard Saskatoon’s Greenspaces: Join Us as Secretary
Job Description

Join Us as a Board Secretary and Support Environmental Conservation! Act now!

Organization: Friends of the Saskatoon Afforestation Areas Inc.
Volunteer Job Type: Casual,

Join our team and make a positive impact on the environment! Apply today by submitting your resume and cover letter Contact us if you would like a tour of the Afforestation Areas Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area or George Genereux Urban Regional Park, or need more information about our non profit environmental charity please

Nomination Process

Board Positions

If you are nominating yourself for a position on the Board of Directors, please send in your cover letter summarizing your qualifications along with your resume to our email. We will contact you.

If you are nominating someone else, please provide us with the name and contact information of that individual, and a brief biography of the person you are nominating via email

Our next Annual General Meeting for Election of Directors is Thursday September 21 during National Forest Week “Canada’s Forests: Supporting Biological Diversity”

About Friends of the Saskatoon Afforestation Areas Inc.:
We are a non-profit environmental charity dedicated to protecting and enhancing the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area and George Genereux Urban Regional Park in Saskatoon. Through tours, webinars, educational events, restoration initiatives, and advocacy, we promote environmental stewardship and engage the community in preserving these precious greenspaces. Help us in our mission to make a difference! YOUTUBE video

Skills Required Responsibilities include: Recording minutes and coordinating meetings for the Board of Directors Drafting agendas, meeting minutes, and presentations Managing meeting packages and budgets Overseeing the Board Calendar of Events and facilitating communication Assisting the Chair and Financial Officer Qualifications: Awareness of environmental issues Business acumen and non-profit understanding Strategic thinking and planning skills Strong communication and collaboration abilities Detail-oriented and well-organized Computer proficiency and excellent writing skills Previous board experience and budgeting knowledge are advantageous
Benefits to Volunteer Gain a variety of skills, make a difference for biodiversity, climate action, wildlife habitats, and ecosystems, Perform a variety of tasks, great self-satisfaction, appreciation from the community, Dream communications role, long lasting friendships, build key leadership skills, give back to environment and community,
Suitable For Adults (18 and over)
People with physical challenges
Work With Adults (18 and over)
Position Duration Ongoing (more than 3 months)
Specific Dates
Application Deadline Ongoing
Application Procedure Email

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