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Position Number: 2498
Position Title: Board of Directors - Member
Organization Name: Moyo Health & Community Services (formerly Peel HIV/AIDS Network)
Area(s) of Interest: Culture & Heritage, Legal, Boards & Committees, Program Coordination
Position Description: Here is your opportunity to strengthen your professional skills, broaden your experience and contribute to an exceptional not-for-profit organization in Peel region.

Moyo Health & Community Services (formerly Peel HIV/AIDS Network) seeks volunteers who have LEGAL EXPERIENCE to join our Board of Directors. As a Board member, you'll provide strategic leadership and governance in the agency. You will also uphold and promote our mission, vision, and core values.

● Serve for a 2-year term with a commitment of approximately 10-12 hours (average) per month (depending on activities)
● Participate in monthly board meetings and active participation in at least one functional committee (i.e., governance, finance, communications, fund development)
● Participate in development and training opportunities
● Act as an ambassador for the organization
● Participate in community events and fundraising activities

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter. Interviews for Board positions will be on an ongoing basis until successful candidates are selected.

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Goal of Position: Moyo Health & Community Services, a not-for-profit community service organization, works together with residents and our stakeholders to improve the health and prosperity of communities in Peel region.

- Commitment to equity and social justice by advocating to eliminate all forms of oppression
- We are passionate leaders who empower communities to reach their potential
- We pride ourselves on accountability and transparency through open and honest practices
- We provide a person-centered to foster individual self-determination
- We engage in strategic and creative work to ensure optimal health and well being for all

Our Board Members actualize our core values by superior governance, oversight, and strategic planning and engagement.
Position Benefits: + Strengthen your professional skills (especially in reference to the not-for-profit charitable sector)
+ Broaden your experience
+ Build your professional network (enhance your 'profile')
+ Work with our community toward our vision of optimal health and well being for all
+ Make a key contribution to an exceptional not-for-profit community service organization in Peel region
Training Details: Orientation will include a review of Moyo operations, its strategic plan, by-laws, and policies; attendance at a monthly Board meeting; completion of volunteer onboarding documents; and additional governance training as needed.
Position Qualifications: > Moyo is seeking Board members with LEGAL EXPERTISE, primarily, at this time
> Experience with not-for-profit, charitable organizations is an asset
> Moyo is looking for leaders who think strategically and possess strong interpersonal skills
> Effective listening skills combined with written and verbal communications skills are required
> Ability to work well independently, follow-up on task commitments, and meet deadlines
> We require someone who can think outside the box, offer creative perspectives, and is solution-focused while respecting group process and healthy dynamics
> Ideal applicants are highly motivated with an interest in Moyo's areas of focus: HIV/AIDS, 2SLGBTQ+ health, harm reduction, African, Caribbean & Black health, and women's health
> Prior Board experience is an asset, but NOT required, as we will train suitable candidates
Time Commitment: Tuesday Evening
Duration: Long Term (More than 6 months)
Time Detail: Board meetings take place on the third TUESDAY of every month.

Scheduling of committees and additional duties likely will be necessary, although these commitments may be flexible.
Min Age: 18
Ideal for: Individual, Newcomers, Older Adults
Location: 601 - 7700 Hurontario Street, Brampton, ON, Canada
Geographical Area(s): Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon
Police Check: No
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible washroom, Wheelchair Accessible Parking, Fully Accessible Workplace
Special Accommodations: Accessible & inclusive space. Accessible, gender neutral washroom available. Moyo seeks Board members that reflect the broad diversity of Peel. People living with HIV and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
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Social Media
Website: http://www.moyohcs.ca
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PeelHIVAIDSNetwork/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/moyohcs
Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/company/peel-hiv-aids-network/
Photos: https://www.instagram.com/moyohcs.ca/

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