Sierra Club Ontario is seeking Executive Committee members

Sierra Club Ontario's (SCO) Nomination Committee is seeking candidates as members to serve on its volunteer, non-profit Executive Committee, commencing January 2018. 

Candidates should be passionate about environmental protection and supporting grassroots activists in local communities to advocate for a more sustainable, greener future. We are looking for candidates who meet one (or more) of the following criteria:

  • A track record of commitment and reliability as a Volunteer/Campaign Leader, and facility as a team player.
  • Experience and success in developing and executing Fundraising and Development strategies for non-profit organizations.
  • Experience and skilled at Marketing and Communications to help strengthen SCO's campaign outreach efforts in local communities.
  • At this time, SCO is particularly interested in candidates suited to join its Finance Committee.

The Executive Committee is responsible for leadership and good governance, which means:

  • Vision - planning for the future
  • Destination - setting goals and providing a general ‘road map’
  • Resources - securing the resources necessary to achieve the goals or reach the destination
  • Monitoring - periodically ensuring that the organizational vehicle is well-maintained and progressing, within legal limits, toward its destination and
  • Accountability - ensuring efficient use of resources; reporting progress and detours to stakeholders.

SCO's Executive Committee meets 6 times per year and is committed to equity, inclusion, and diversity in all of its appointments and activities, self-nomination is welcome. Deadline to apply is Friday, October 27, 2017.

If you have questions, or are interested in submitting a nomination, please send your CV and a 100 word bio to Yvonne Ho, SCO's Chapter Coordinator, at: ontariochapter @

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