Call for Nominations - Board of Directors

Time Commitment: 
Long-Term (6+ months)
Deadline to Apply: 
Sunday, September 1, 2024
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Are you passionate about making a positive impact in your community? Do you have a strong commitment to effective governance and a desire to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization? If so, we invite you to nominate yourself or a qualified candidate to join Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario’s (HFHHO) Board of Directors (BOD)!

Opportunity Awaits: We currently have several board positions available, each offering a rewarding three-year volunteer term. Join us as we actively shape the future of HFHHO and make a lasting impact on the families and communities we serve.

About Us: HFHHO is an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity Canada.

  • Our vision is a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live.
  • Our mission is to mobilize volunteers and partners in providing opportunities for families to achieve affordable and sustainable home ownership as a means of breaking the cycle of poverty and strengthening communities.
  • Our values are housing for all, human dignity, family engagement, partnership, inclusion, strengthening families and citizenship, and accountability.


      • Providing strategic direction and oversight
      • Ensuring effective governance and compliance
      • Collaborating with fellow board members and organizational leadership
      • Representing the organization positively and professionally


      • A passion for our organization's mission, vision and values
      • We are looking for board members with a vast array of expertise. Experience in financial and managerial accounting, human resources, or retail leadership is an asset.
      • Leadership and strategic thinking skills
      • Strong communication and collaboration abilities
      • A commitment to attend board meetings and engage in board activities

      Diversity Drives Excellence: Diversity is at the heart of our BOD nomination process. Our commitment is to reflect the rich tapestry of the families and communities we support. HFHHO serves families from the geographic regions of Brant, Elgin, Middlesex, Norfolk, Oxford and Perth.  By fostering diversity within our board, we enhance our understanding of the unique needs of HFHHO families and broaden our reach to volunteers, partners, and resources essential for our mission.

      Nomination Process: To nominate yourself or someone else, please submit a brief bio or resume and a statement of interest outlining why you (or the nominee) would be a valuable addition to our BOD. Please send nominations to by June 30, 2024.

      Join us in making a difference! Your dedication and expertise can contribute to the continued success and impact of Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario.

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