REQUEST FOR VOLUNTEERS
The Epilepsy Association of the Maritimes (EAM) have been in operation since 1980. We are a registered not for profit and serve persons living with epilepsy, their families and their communities in the three Maritime Provinces.
We are currently seeking interested candidates for the Treasurer position. The commitment for Treasurer is as follows:
Specific current duties:
Duty that a new treasurer should assume:
Terms of Office
Every two Months – Board meeting every two months (with exceptions) and are scheduled as follows: January, April, June (AGM), September, November. Meetings start at 6:00 and will last till approximately 7:30. Time commitment per two months: approximately 2 hours (or less) for Board meeting and 1-2 hours to peruse financial statement and prepare a brief, written report for the Board. This report is sent to the CEO to circulate and is required at least one week prior to the Board Meeting.
1-1 ½ hours per year.
If you are interested in working with 9-11 committed Board Members and a dedicated CEO who take talent and expertise to the table and serve a population where 42 people in Canada are being diagnosed every day (there are approximately 14,000 individuals diagnosed in Nova Scotia alone!) and if you want to make a difference in your community as well as other communities throughout the Maritimes, please forward your cover letter and resume to:
email@example.com to the attention: Nominating Committee
You will make a difference and make epilepsy awareness possible!