Treasurer, Board of Directors
Powerful Voices fosters adolescent girls’ development by providing programs and promoting social justice so girls can realize their dreams, engage their communities and shape a better world.
All girls live healthy, personally meaningful lives in a society that values them.
Title: Treasurer, Board of Directors
Goal: To provide fiscal management and financial controls for the corporation.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Submit completed application or for general inquiry contact:
Jessica Jones, Board Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara Green, Interim Executive Director at email@example.com
Application for appointment to the
Board of Directors of Powerful Voices
Phone home: work: cell:
Place of employment and occupation:
Please check the education or skills you could contribute to our board:
Community relations/governmental affairs/lobbying
Knowledge of /experience in human/social services field
What do you believe you would you bring to the board that would help to diversify and/or increase its experiences?
On what other boards have you served? When and for how long?
What charitable or community activities have you participated in? What are your current activities?
Can you regularly attend board and committee meetings? (Your PV commitment would be approx. 2 two hour meetings per month (one board meeting and one committee meeting) one day-long retreat per year and additional work as needed, 6 to 12 hours per month, on average, with more at crucial times of year.)
Are you willing to make a personally meaningful financial commitment to Powerful Voices?
Have you attended a board meeting?
Are you willing to commit to our standard three-year term?
Are you able to attend one of each of our programs sessions per year? (two afternoons and one Saturday per year total.)
Why are you interested in Powerful Voices?
Please write a brief statement of your understanding of PV’s mission.
How did you hear about us?
Because PV is a small board, it is essential that our board members possess certain “intangible” qualities, namely, commitment and follow-through, patience, ability to work well both alone and in groups, passion for our programs, integrity, honesty, critical thinking skills and, of course, a sense of humor. Are these characteristics that you feel you possess? Explain.
What do you hope to gain from board membership?
Thank you for your interest in Powerful Voices! Please email the form to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will collect your signature on this document at a later stage in the board application process.