Volunteer Board Member
Immigrant Services Calgary (ISC) is committed to supporting immigrants, refugees and their families begin a new chapter of their lives in Canada.
Our Vision: Unleashing the economic, social & civic potential of clients
Our Mission: Connecting newcomers to the right service at the right agency every time
Our Values: We are forward-thinking, adaptable & optimistic. We value accountability, collaboration & impactfulness. We act with integrity and treat people with respect.
ISC is looking for Board members who are driven by the belief that newcomers, with their rich and diverse backgrounds, are incredible people who enrich Canada. The Board of Directors works with the Chief Executive Officer to ensure the effective governance of the organization and support the organization’s strategy, including progression of its transformative Gateway initiative.
Areas of Board focus include policy, strategic planning, finance, fund development and stakeholder engagement. In addition to bi-monthly Board meetings, Board members also actively participate in committee work and can expect to volunteer approximately 6 to 8 hours a month.
Length of Term
We are looking for board volunteers with experience in one or more of the following areas:
- Finance / Accounting / Treasury
- Data – Systems, Science, Mining & Analytics
- Resource Development, Fundraising
- Organizational transformation
- Non-profit sector
Immigrant settlement issues, multiculturalism, diversity, human resources, finance, fundraising and resource development, community development, marketing, not for profit, board governance.
Previous board experience, especially in the not-for-profit sector, is an asset, though not required.
Please email your résumé and cover letter by September 3, 2021 to:
Immigrant Services Calgary