Committee Member – Fundraising
|The Board of Directors of Housing Families Inc. is the governing body of the organization. Their purpose is to
set policy; hire, evaluate, and support the Chief Executive Officer (CEO); perform short term and long-term
planning; participate in fund development; and oversee the financial viability of the agency. The Board is self perpetuating
and comprised of a diverse group of persons that can meet the needs of the organization. The
structure of the Board includes a Development Committee, Education Committee, Finance Committee,
Nominating and Governance Committee, Property Committee, and other Ad Hoc committees as needed.*
*Subject to change
|The Development Committee will nurture a culture of philanthropy throughout Housing Families and ensure that the Board of Directors follows suit through financial support of the organization.
The Development Committee supports Housing Families’ CEO and Development Staff in their fundraising processes and efforts. The Committee is charged with ensuring that Housing Families has adequate resources to fulfill its mission. In addition, the Committee supports staff in the closely related area of Communications.
|Second Wednesday of every month (3-4p)
|1 to 3 hours/month
|We require a specific amount of “give or get” for all board members.
Financial and Fiduciary responsibility:
|New Board members will take part in our onboarding program which includes a personalized engagement plan, access to our resource library in our Board portal, and one-on-one introductory meetings.
Housing Families works to end family homelessness. We provide safe, temporary shelter and quality affordable housing to homeless and at-risk families. We offer individualized supportive services to enrich children’s lives, nurture the potential of each family member, and help families maintain permanent housing.
Children, Education, Poverty