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Come Build Something Special!

Bringing Justice Home, Inc. is seeking talented and energetic individuals who share our passion for food justice and community building to join our board. As a small, all-volunteer organization, we are hoping to attract people who are motivated by the desire to make positive change in our community and who would welcome the opportunity to work to build something special. We are committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging, and to that end, welcome applicants from a variety of backgrounds, life experiences, and points of view.

Responsibilities include:

        communicate the organization’s work and values to the community, and represent the organization when requested.

●            attend at least 75 percent of monthly board meetings.

●            be a member of at least one committee, and attend at least 75 percent of its meetings.

●            attend special events.

●            give a meaningful financial contribution to the Annual Fund, making the organization a priority in my philanthropy.

●            I will actively participate in one or more fundraising activities.

●            act in the best interest of the organization, and excuse myself from discussions and votes where I have a conflict of interest.

●            stay informed about what’s going on in the organization; ask questions and request information; participate in and take responsibility for making decisions on issues, policies, and other board matters.

●            work in good faith with staff and other board members as partners in fulfilling our mission and achieving our goals.

●            regularly review the financial position of the nonprofit and remain engaged when it is time to adopt an annual budget.

●            help to build and grow the organization.

Values and Cultural Fit

empathy | compassion| commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion | ability to treat all persons with dignity and respect | passion for food justice and social justice | creativity | curiosity | open-minded |

Other Desirable Skills

intermediate to advanced user of common computer applications | graphic design | interactive / website |

We especially welcome interest from BIPOC, people under 40, LGBTQIA, people with disabilities, and people from low income/wealth backgrounds.

Contact

For more information or to submit a letter of interest, please contact Maria Accardi, Board President maria@bringingjusticehomelou.org





Come Build Something Special!

Bringing Justice Home, Inc. is seeking talented and energetic individuals who share our passion for food justice and community building to join our board. As a small, all-volunteer organization, we are hoping to…

Details at a Glance

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

Location

On-site

Board meetings are held virtually, but we prefer members who live in or have strong ties to Louisville, KY

Louisville, KY

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