Board Member – Fundraising
|Position||We seek board directors. As our board grows and matures, we seek to create more formal positions and subcommittees, but we are not at this stage yet.|
|Commitment||1 to 3 hours/month|
|Donation||We strive for 100% board giving, but have no strict guidelines around financial contributions.|
|On-boarding||One-year terms subject to renewal, from July 1 - June 30. However, new board members can join at any time upon election.|
The Friends of Young Achievers (FOYA), an independent 501c3 nonprofit created in 1999, supports the Young Achievers School’s efforts to expand high quality learning opportunities that empower its 570 students to realize their infinite potential. To meet this mission, FOYA builds partnerships, raises funds, manages grants, collaborates to develop the school budget, and builds awareness for the school’s work in the greater community. Young Achievers, a Boston Public School, is located in Mattapan; 80 percent of our kindergarten through 8th grade students are high-need.