Committee Member – Finance
|The mission of Super Heroines, Etc. is to empower women to embrace their inner nerd. We do this through a wide range of programs, activities and events that offer our members learning opportunities and fellowship with like-minded people. We are a 100% volunteer-driven organization, and our board is a working board that engages in both top-level governance and hands-on service. The board focuses on strategic planning, financial oversight, organizational assessment and fund development. We are seeking new board members who can expand our capabilities in those areas, plus strengthen our connections with area colleges, universities, corporations and other organizations.
|Super Heroines, ETC. is looking for committee members to assist on all of our committees. Each committee is lead by a SHE board member. Joining a committee is a great opportunity to see the inner workings of SHE before joining the board. If you are new to non-profit work, or don't know if you can commit to the board, joining a committee may be the option for you.
|Once a month
|5 to 7 hours/month
|We require a specific amount of “give or get” for all board members.
|Board members are expected to: Serve at least one 2-year term Attend the board’s monthly meetings Join at least one board committee and attend its meetings Volunteer at SHE-sponsored events Represent SHE at community events Take a progressive stance on gender-equality issues Be comfortable singing the praises of Super Heroines, Etc. to anyone and everyone who will listen Participate in the board’s “give-or-get” annual fundraising obligation (must either donate or fundraise $100 each year) In return, you will have an opportunity to plan, organize and carry out events, activities and initiatives by and for smart, talented, creative women. You will exercise your strongest skills and learn some new ones. You will also meet and network with lots of new people. Super Heroines, Etc. is in a unique place in its history, and you can have a major impact on the direction and future of this great organization.