Board Member

(Adult Learning Centre, Georgetown - Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills)

Position ID: V-HVC0009 Last Full Update: 24 Nov 2021
Opportunity Details
CommentsConsider joining our volunteer Board of Directors. Do you have experience building long-term relationships with a variety of community stakeholders – employers, business support organizations, service clubs? Bring your advocacy, outreach, community-building, and fundraising skills to our organization. To learn more about our programs and services in the communities of North Halton go to ALNH.CA
ContactMichele Proud, Executive Director, Literacy North Halton - Adult Learning Centre; Phone: 905-873-2200; Email:
DutiesOur appointed, volunteer Directors serve a minimum 2-year term and commit approximately 6 to 12 hours per month to Board activities. As a Director your responsibilities will include developing a clear understanding of our mission and mandate; providing financial oversight; and building effective relationships within our service delivery communities to promote literacy and essential skills, and to raise funds in support of organizational financial sustainability.
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BenefitsRewarding experience working with a vibrant non-profit adult literacy agency.
ClientsAgency staff, volunteers, adult learners, and other residents of North Halton.
Ages19 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit HoursNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestBoard of Directors ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Reading / Literacy
Skills/ExperienceAccounting & Finance ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Team Work ; Knowledge and experience in strategic planning, budgeting and financial reporting, effective communication, relationship building, and fundraising.
Commitment LengthLong Term ; Minimum two year term for board members; 6-12 hours per month.
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours6 / Month
Dates and TimesThe Board of Directors meets the second Tuesday of the month, (except July and August) or as called by the Chair, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Meeting locations rotate between Georgetown, Milton, and Acton.
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter
LocationNorth Halton area
Number of PositionsActon ; Georgetown ; Milton 
2 individual(s) needed in total. 
Volunteer Board members sit on the board for 2-year terms. Applicants will be considered for positions on the board, as needed. Contact us directly for more details.
TrainingOrientation - Details about agency, responsibilities, and by-laws. ; Training on the job ; Training on-going ; Details about agency available.
TransportationCar required
Police CheckNot Required
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Organization NameAdult Learning Centre, Georgetown - Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
Office Phone905-873-2200
Address & Map
72 Mill St, Suite 206
Georgetown, ON L7G 2C9
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Mailing Addressc/o Michele Proud 
Box 218 
Georgetown, ON L7G 4Y5