Volunteer Opportunities

AFP NL Chapter Board of Directors

AFP NL Chapter Annual General Meeting
Virtually on Wednesday June 24, 2020 at 2pm
Members will be sent Zoom Meeting invite prior to meeting

2020_AFP_NL Board Member Nomination_Form

Active members of AFP-NL are eligible to serve on the Board of Directors. Any chapter member may make nominations to the Board. Your participation in this process will help make our Chapter stronger and more responsive to the needs of our members and the province’s non-profit community. 

General Duties of the Board of Directors:

The Board of Directors of the Chapter shall manage, supervise and control the business and affairs of the chapter; be vested with powers possessed by the Chapter itself including the powers to: determine the policies of the chapter; collect and disburse the funds of the Chapter; adopt such rules and regulations for the conduct of its business; supervise the affairs of the Chapter between Chapter meetings; have the power to fix the dates, times and places of its meetings. The term of office begins on July 1st for one year, renewable for one year in the same position.

Expectations/Requirements of a Board member:

  • Be current members of AFP
  • Attend and actively participate in at least 70% of scheduled Board meetings and Professional Development sessions.
  • Make a contribution to AFP’s Every Member Campaign.

AFP NL Board Structure:

In addition to the traditional Board roles (President, Treasurer, Secretary etc.), all other members are Vice Presidents responsible for specific portfolios, including:

  • Professional Development
  • Communications and Government Relations
  • Special Courses
  • Fundraising Day

We have an opening for the Treasurer position, as well as additional members to the Board to assist with the existing portfolios. If there is an area that is of particular interest to you, or you have experience/expertise that you feel would be valuable - please let us know.

 A slate of nominees will be presented to vote on at the Annual General Meeting on June 24, 2020.

AFP NL Board Committees

Would you like to help further philanthropy while making great connections? An AFP NL committee is the perfect place for you!

We need volunteers for the following committees:

National Philanthropy Day 
One Day Event held in November.

Are you a social butterfly? The Membership committee needs more people to help plan mixers, networking events and other activities that add value to your membership.

Professional Development
Is continuing education important to you? The Professional Development committee helps to plan topics and speakers for our education sessions.

Diversity & Ethics
Lend your voice. Round out the Diversity & Ethics committee with your unique perspective. Help to ensure equity in our local chapter. 

If any of these opportunities interest you, please contact afp.nlchapter@gmail.com