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Volunteer Board Member

Volunteer Board Member

Company: BFM Foundation (Canada) | Mission Thrift Store
Location/Address:
665 Davis Drive Unit 203
Newmarket, Ontario

Position Description

Board Members at BFM Foundation (Canada)

BFM Foundation (Canada) is a national organization with over 50 thrift stores across Canada. The net revenue from all Mission Thrift Stores is devoted to the Joint Ministry of BFM Foundation (Canada) and Bible League Canada. These funds are used by Bible League Canada to establish adult literacy programs, church planter training, children’s ministry programs, and places Bibles in 40 countries around the world.

BFM Foundation (Canada) is currently seeking Board Members who understand and support the vision and purpose of BFM Foundation (Canada). Board Members are responsible for fulfilling governance responsibilities, ensuring compliance with applicable laws and bylaws, conducting board business effectively and efficiently, holding BFM entities accountable to the Strategic Plan.

Required Commitment

  • Follower of Jesus Christ who wholeheartedly subscribes to the BFM Foundation (Canada) Statement of Faith and Lifestyle and Morality Policy.
  • A love for Bible-based ministry in Canada and around the world.
  • Cultural, economic, and environmental awareness.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Visionary, strategic thinking
  • Well-versed in board governance
  • Ability to understand financials
  • Critical and logical thinking
  • Understanding of risk management
  • High level of integrity, confidentiality, and accountability

Board Members will be expected to attend all regularly scheduled board meetings (virtual or in person), the Annual General Meeting (usually held in June), and committee meetings as assigned.

If you feel you have the passion and skill set that would help to advance the purpose of BFM Foundation (Canada), we look forward to hearing from you!  For more information on the application package, please email nominating@missionthriftstore.com.

BFM Foundation (Canada) welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Posted: January 14, 2021 | Expires: July 14, 2021
Posted Under: Executive
Career ID: [ 8423 ]