Board Opportunity

Time Commitment: 
Long-Term (6+ months)
Deadline to Apply: 
Friday, February 10, 2023
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Are you commited to community, social justice and our global welfare?

Would you like to work closely with community leaders in Peru as they build a better future?

Would you like to strengthen Canada-Peru solidarity and help it grow?

Heart-Links Lazos de Corazón is recruiting up to 3 volunteers to join our Board of Directors.

What we’re looking for:

  • A commitment to social justice and international development
  • Experience in any of the following areas: fundraising, communications or social media, finance, special events, governance, human resources
  • Previous board experience is welcome but not required
  • Some knowledge of Spanish is an asset

    Time commitment:

    • 5 Board meetings a year (September, November, January, March and May), typically on a Wednesday, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Attendance at these meetings is very important.
    • All Board members are asked to sit on a permanent committee, which typically meet monthly. We currently have openings on the following committees: Fund Development, Community Engagement/ Special Events, Finance, Governance.
    • Average time commitment is 1 to 2 hours per week.
    • 3-year term, renewable.

    Board profile:

    • 9 to 12 community members
    • One part-time staff (3 days a week)
    • Governed by the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act

    Please send letter of interest and resume to
    by February 10, 2023.

    Skills Preferred: 
    special events
    human resources
    communications & social media

    Whether you're looking for volunteer opportunities,
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