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Volunteer Opportunities and Board Positions

We list volunteer opportunities and open board positions in the Kansas City region. Browse the list to find nonprofit organizations in need of individual and group volunteers, as well as skilled board members.

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Volunteer Opportunity

Offer Valid: 07/13/2020 - 09/30/2020
Furnishing Homes with Hope
Flourish Furnishings became a 501c3 late last year.  Our inital working board is now seeing additional  board members interested in supporting our mission.

Our mission at Flourish Furnishings (FF) is  “To improve lives by providing essential home furnishings to those seeking housing stability..”  We achieve this by collaborating and partnering with approximately 60 KC agencies and organizations working with marginalized individuals and partnering with corporate and individual donors.  Through these community partnerships we are able to "Furnish Homes with Hope". Through our 100+ volunteers last year we assisted over 900 houoseholds with furniture and furnishings with a value of over $2 million.

 Flourish Furnishings Board of Directors serves to guide the entire organization with priorities, planning, fundraising, budgeting and administrative support.  The Board’s most important charge is to determine and promote our public-service goals and engage in strategic planning to achieve these goals.  We seek individuals with a passion for service and skills to build our organization into the best that it can be. This is a new organzation, as such our board functions in an active working capacity.

What are the primary responsibilities accepted by a Board member?  

The greatest responsibility you have as a Board member is to hold true to the organization’s mission and to carry this out with integrity. To serve as a Director, it is helpful if you have already had experience serving on a not-for-profit board, general business or entrepreneurial experience, a heart for dramatically improving the quality of life for marginalized populations, and a desire to pay it forward with what you have, what you know, or what you have access to.  In addition, each prospective Director shall work to provide for the financial viability of Flourish Furnishings Inc. through personal tax-deductible contributions or through leveraged financial contacts and fundraising activities in the community.

We are seeking board 2 board memebers, ideally with expertise in (1) Marketing/Communications and (2) Fundraising/Event Planning


The Board's Job Description:

Major areas of responsibility:

1.  Set policy.

2.  Support the Executive Director.

3.  Be an advocate for the organization.

4.  Fundraise and financial stewardship.

5.  Monitor and evaluate.

6.  Plan for the future.

Interested volunteers should contact:Michelle Van Pelt, at michelle@flourishfurnishings.org

This Volunteer Opportunity is promoted by Nonprofit Connect.

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