Call for Board Members Somali Canadian Society of Calgary is seeking Board of Directors who share our commitment to SCSC’s vision, mission and values. We welcome applications from all who support our vision and are willing to commit 8 to 10 hours per month to the organization. Commitments include attending board meetings, committee participation, and providing support to our flourishing organization.
Directors may not receive financial compensation while serving on the board, and serve for a two year term, The Board of Directors of Somali Canadian Society of Calgary has a legal and ethical responsibility to ensure that the SCSC does the best work possible to achieve its goals. The fundamental responsibilities of the Board of SCSC is to oversee the business of the Society.
The Board is the link connecting the organization, its members and its stakeholders. The board of Directors compromise minimum of 7 directors who serve two-year term. Directors are elected during the Annual General meeting.
To ensure that the Board is composed of qualified and skilled persons capable of, and committed to, providing effective leadership to SCSC, the Nominating Committee is looking for individuals that have one or more of the following: * A background, passion and knowledge of community service, administrator or volunteer * Knowledge of strategic planning and business planning * Human resources management expertise; * Legal and risk management expertise; * Business and corporate experience, including expertise in financial management; and/or demonstrated leadership skills in non-profit organizations.
If you would like to become a member of the Board of Directors please fill the application form below.