Volunteer Board Director

Do you want to make a difference to your community? Are you ready, willing and able to devote your time and expertise to an organization that makes a difference in our city every day? Do you have the skills we need right now?

If these questions have peaked your interest, read on!

Edmonton’s Food Bank works with over 250 agencies in our city to provide food and meals to more than 25,000 people each month. We are currently recruiting to fill two upcoming vacancies on the volunteer Board of Directors.  We are a policy board that focuses on strategic planning and policy development. Every year we review the skills represented by our current membership and evaluate what skills we will need in the near future. This year we are looking for Directors with the following skills and experience:

  • Law – a lawyer in good standing with the Law Society of Alberta
  • Accounting – CPA designation required
  • Social Service – experience working with the people who often need our services, either in a direct service or policy development role

If you possess any of the required skills, are interested in volunteering your time and want to learn more about the role of Director with Edmonton’s Food Bank, feel free to contact me directly at the email address provided below.  You will also find the job description for a Board Director attached.

Thank you for your interest in and support for Edmonton’s Food Bank.


Sandra Neis

Nomination Chair, Edmonton’s Food Bank