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Seeking Board Members for Start-Up Friendship Charitable Nonprofit

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The Friendship Squad
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Brooklyn, NY
New
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Published 5 months ago
Seeking Board Members for Start-Up Friendship Charitable Nonprofit

The Friendship Squad, Inc will be a nonprofit 501c3 in 2022. We are seeking three new board members for a total of six. If you are a lawyer, or have nonprofit administration experience, or talented at marketing, communications, social media, video, or event planning, please connect with us. Our organization has good vibes, upbeat and we are highly motivated to do good work for our communities. Determine if our mission and vision is something that you are passionate about:

The Friendship Squad (TFS)

Mission: To connect people living with behavioral health (mental health & substance misuse) challenges with support, friends and a sense of community, especially for people who are transitioning back from institutional settings (prisons, jails, hospitals, adult homes, nursing homes, etc.).

Vision: We want a world where all people living with behavioral health challenges live fully and joyfully

"I have been matched with a wonderful and caring human of worth. I am pleased to continue with my friend matched for me. Thank you!! I am deeply grateful for The Friendship [Squad's] support as my friend and I are supporting each others' life journey." --Anonymous


The Friendship Squad, Inc will be a nonprofit 501c3 in 2022. We are seeking three new board members for a total of six. If you are a lawyer, or have nonprofit administration experience, or talented at marketing, communications, social media, video…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • International Volunteers Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
9118 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209, USA

Apply to This Volunteer Opportunity

Instructions:

Attach a resume that includes relevant experience and a means to contact you via telephone and email. I will be in touch to talk as soon as possible. Send a cover letter too to give me a sense of whether your passions align with our mission and vision. Resumes and cover letters can only be PDFs so save your word docs as PDFs. Our primary language is English. Although not required, people who have personal experience with mental health and/or substance misuse challenges and/or their family members or friends, are especially encouraged to apply. Looking forward to meeting you!

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