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LCMC Board Member

Literacy Council of Montgomery County, Maryland


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
A few hours per month

About LCMC

The Literacy Council of Montgomery County (LCMC) sustains and grows the social and economic equity of adults in our region through education and workforce training.


Mission Statement

Our mission is to advance social and economic equity for under-served adults through academic instruction and workforce development.


Board member duties:

1. Board members are responsible for actively participating in discussions and decision making that pertain to meeting the LCMC's mission. This work usually happens before and during committee work and board meetings.

2. Board members will place the organization's mission above any self-interests. 

3. Board members have a fiduciary responsible for ensuring that LCMC meets all applicable federal, state, and local laws. The board provides input to oversight and risk management efforts.

4. Board members will participate in development efforts by promoting LCMC in the community, introducing LCMC to new community partners, and supporting fundraising efforts.

5. Board members work with staff in identifying strategic priorities and ensure that those priorities are supported by financial resources. 


Board member attributes/skills:

Board members must have:

1. A commitment to achieving LCMC's mission while being mindful of all fiduciary responsibilities to the organization.

2. On average, 5-10 hours per month available for board activities

3. Effective written and speaking communication skills

4. Willingness to promote LCMC to personal and business networks

5. Experience in working to advocate for a charitable organization (preferred but not required)

6. Experience in team collaboration 

7. Dedication to ask questions that promote discussions supportive of the organizational goals.

About LCMC

The Literacy Council of Montgomery County (LCMC) sustains and grows the social and economic equity of adults in our region through education and workforce training.


Mission Statement

Our mission is to advance social and…

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How to Apply

If you are interested in becoming a Board Member, please send a letter of interest to boardinterest@lcmcmd.org.

If you are interested in becoming a Board Member, please send a letter of interest to boardinterest@lcmcmd.org.

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