Purpose: The Board’s primary purpose is governance, accomplished through financial oversight and fundraising, policy development, advising the Executive Director when appropriate, and general promotion of UnLocal in support of the organization’s mission and needs. This Board is self-critical and engaged in building processes to continually support the growth of UnLocal’s staff with care and consideration for the demands of the work. It plays a vital role in UnLocal’s continued success.
Length of Term: two (2) years, which may be renewed up to six (6) years in total
Location: Applicants can be physically based outside the NYC area provided they have a commitment to immigrant communities in NYC and the values of UnLocal.
We are looking for individuals with one or more of the following types of expertise:
We are also seeking individuals with high giving capacities and net worth networks to help us identify and secure major gift opportunities.
With four longtime board members recently completing their terms, we currently have seven board members remaining. Two of our board members are completing their terms later this year, and we are therefore looking to fill five vacancies. As we strive to truly embody our values of inclusivity and access, we prioritize representation of people with diverse immigration backgrounds, ages, race/ethnicity, disability, gender identities and experiences.
Questions and to set up intro: Email Board Development Chair Ilena Parker at email@example.com
Important: please CC Aria Isberto at firstname.lastname@example.org in every email.