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OUR BOARD

Dedication. Expertise. Passion.

Join Our Board of Directors!

Langley Meals on Wheels is excited to announce that we are searching for up to three new board members to join our dedicated team.

 

If you are passionate about supporting our mission and making a difference in the community, we want to hear from you!

As a board member, you will play a vital role in guiding our organization, helping us expand our reach, and ensuring that we continue to provide essential services to those in need.

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to bring your unique skills and perspectives to our dynamic team and contribute to a cause that truly matters.

If you are interested in becoming a part of our board, please reach out to us for more information.

 

Together, we can make a lasting impact on the lives of many.

overview

The Langley Meals on Wheels Services Society governs the overall execution of the organization’s mission.

 

Principally, the Board manages organizational finances and sets long term priorities for programs, including the development of: strategic plan, and fundraising yearly goals.

 

Additionally, the Board oversees the Executive Director, who is responsible for day-to-day management of the organization. Overall, the members of the Board contribute the educational, management, legal, and financial skills needed to ensure long term organizational stability and ensure year-to-year mission.

 

The Board of Directors cannot exceed 6 years.

 

Board Member responsibilities include attendance regular board meetings (average 12 per year), and active conversations as part of meetings and Board committees.

Time and Financial Considerations

Meetings:

· Board Meetings- Monthly

· Committee Work- by zoom as needed

· Annual Meeting

· Annual Fundraiser- board participation needed/required

 

Donations:

As with any Board, members will be solicited for a cash or in-kind donation; 100% participation is sought; the amount is optional, but we ask that board members consider giving at a leadership level.

Declaration of Candidacy

Board positions require a time and energy commitment that should not be underestimated.

 

Candidates are urged to consider personal priorities for the next year as well as the ways to contribute to the development of the organization.

 

Resources available to prospective members:​

 

· Organizational Documents: Strategic Plan, Bylaws, FY Budget, and others upon request

· Program Overview & Calendar of Events

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To apply

Submit the one-page Board Application and your resume to shannonw@lmow.ca.

 

Please write," New Board Member Application ", in the subject line.

Copies of the one-page application will be distributed to the selection committee members. This document will help them understand how you wish to contribute to the organization’s efforts.

Have more questions? Want more information?

 Contact;

Shannon Woykin

Executive Director 

Email: shannonw@lmow.ca 

Phone:  604-313-8074

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