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Board of Directors Member - HopeSpring Cancer Support Centre

Sep 22, 2020
Waterloo, Ontario

Are you a passionate, community-minded individual? We want you!

HopeSpring Cancer Support Centre is a community organization which provides psycho-social, emotional and spiritual support to those affected by cancer in Waterloo Region, Guelph, Wellington and Grey-Bruce Counties.

About Us
We provide support and services to anyone affected by cancer by delivering cancer care counselling, support groups, gentle exercise programs, coping programs, kids’ program, wigs to those losing their hair because of cancer treatment, post-mastectomy camisoles to women, head coverings and fabric face masks.

About You
Here’s where you fit in. We are looking for community-engaged people to serve on our Board of Directors and Board Committees beginning September 2020. A Board of Directors term is 3 years and is renewable, if desired.

Role and Responsibilities
We are looking for individuals with passion and experience in following areas:

  • Community/Stakeholder development
  • Fundraising/Fund development
  • Governance
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Systems Technology (IT)
  • Legal
  • Medical
  • Non-profit Advocacy
  • Other – please apply. We are looking for passionate, compassionate people who want to help their community.

The Role
A Board of Director position means a little responsibility, including:

  • Actively participating in a monthly Board of Director meetings – held on the 3rd Monday of the month in a virtual setting for 2-3 hours. In the future, the Board may meet in person.
  • Joining a committee you’re excited about. Most committees meet once a quarter for 2-3 hours. In the time of COVID, these meetings are virtual.
  • Attending some special events and fundraising activities.
  • Sharing special events, fundraising and HopeSpring with your network of friends, loved ones and other community members.
  • Championing HopeSpring and speak up for those affected by cancer throughout Waterloo Region, Guelph, Wellington and Grey-Bruce Counties;
  • Being a collaborative, strong team player who leans in and steps up when needed and works with all team members when required,
  • Being passionate about volunteerism.
  • Advocating for those affected by cancer.
  • You want to be an agent of change for healthcare and drive HopeSpring into the future.

I’m interested. How do I apply?
All voices have a place on our Board of Directors. To apply, please complete the Board of Directors application form and send your expression of interest, complete with your resume and 3 references to

Regardless of the status your application, we will be in contact with you. Thank you for your interest in volunteering with HopeSpring Cancer Support Centre. Community-minded volunteers like you make Waterloo Region, Guelph, Wellington and Grey-Bruce Counties a place we are proud to call home.

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