Sahar Education

Board of Directors

Sahar is seeking new Board Members!

Sahar approaches girls’ education from multiple levels because we know that it takes a holistic approach to create real change. We work with partners in the U.S. and on the ground in Afghanistan to build and supply schools, start educational and vocational training programs, and early marriage prevention programs.

Sahar Board Members will have the privilege of working collaboratively with our US and Afghan team, creating programs and building schools that truly change lives. The board provides strategic direction and oversight to our well-established non-profit, ensuring we are the best stewards possible for our supporters and the people of Afghanistan.

 If you or someone you know:

  • Is passionate about access to education and is excited about creating opportunities for girls, women, and families in Afghanistan.  

  • Communicates well and are able to build awareness of Sahar

  • Wants to be a part of a dynamic board and have the time and energy to spend 5-8 hours a month doing board work       

  • Is interested in building partnerships for Sahar to expand its local and global network.

Interested in joining us? Sahar is seeking to bring on new board members to serve three-year terms beginning September 2019. Please email boardrecruitment@sahareducation.org with any questions and to receive the short online application. Interested candidates must complete an application by June 10, 2019, and will be interviewed by our recruiting team.

For more information about this opportunity and how to get involved, please refer to the Board Job Description.