Board Candidacy

 

BOARD APPLICATION AND POSITION DESCRIPTION

 

Overview

The Youth Revive Inc Governing Board oversees the execution of the organization’s mission. The Governing Board consists of the Board members. Board members seating on the Governing Board should oversee a committee.

Principally, the Governing Board manages the organizational finances, outcomes and sets long-term priorities for programs.  Additionally, the Governing Board oversees the Executive Director, who is responsible for the day-to-day management of the organization.  Overall, the members of the Governing Board contribute their educational, management, legal, financial skills along with their network to ensure long-term organizational stability and ensure year-to-year excellence for Youth Revive’s partnerships and programs.

Applicants interested in serving as a board member should first understand our mission, the expectations, and rules of Board Membership, read and understand the by-laws and our core values, and submit a completed application before the requested date.

Before beginning, please set aside ample time to complete the detailed application in its entirety.  Once you begin, you are unable to stop and return to where you left off. Please fill out every single blank on the application and hit the Submit button for proper submission. Once submitted, a “Thanks for applying. You’ll hear from us soon.” will pop up confirming form submission.

Declaration of Candidacy

Governing Board positions require a time and energy commitment that should not be underestimated.  Candidates are urged to consider personal priorities for the next two years as well as the ways to contribute to the development of the organization. 

To apply:

  • Fill out the application form below for board candidacy.
  • Review by-laws.
  • Review our core values
  • Review Guidestar profile.
  • Applicants should also submit 2 references (refer to online form).
  • After your application has been reviewed, we will follow up to schedule an interview with you.

Time and Financial Considerations

Meetings:

  • Monthly Board Meetings or Video/Tele-Conference for updates on the program, setting policy, approving committee work. 
  • Board Member Committee Heads meet with their respective committees monthly or as needed.

Donations: As with any Governing Board, members will be solicited for a cash or in-kind donation; 100% participation is sought. We require that members give or get $5,000.00 equivalent to the sponsorship of one teenage participant in our program.

 

Application Process

Applications will be accepted from June 1st – July 20th, 2021.

  • Interview: August 7, 2021
  • Announcement of 2021-2023 Board Members will be on Aug 21, 2021
  • Orientation: Aug 27-28, 2021 

Board Member Terms August 31, 2021 – July 31, 2023

Application for Board Candidacy

We want to understand your views on current operations and how your potential contributions might fit with the organization’s mission.  Please answer the following questions.  Limit your response to this page/the space provided.  Address and contact information will not be distributed.  Please also send your résumé to Jaime Sisson, jaime@youthrevive.org. 

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