CALL FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEMBERS FOR LIONS HOUSING CENTRES
Lions Housing Centres (“LHC”) is comprised of four facilities: Lions Manor, Lions Place, Lions View and Lions Personal Care Centre. We provide affordable housing to 55+ seniors, adult day club programs, supportive housing and a personal care home. LHC’s mission is to serve the evolving needs of seniors, families and the community through specifically designed facilities, personalized services and quality programs. Our programs and services are currently being provided to more than 1,000 adults.
Our Board of Directors and staff team is dedicated to effective and efficient operations, continuous improvement, capacity-building, collaboration and financial stewardship. Many of our Board members are Lions Club of Winnipeg members whose motto is “We Serve” which they have been doing for over 50 years as a non-profit service agency. Our Board is committed to upholding a reputation of excellence.
In the next few years LHC will embark on many new projects which include: upgrading and refreshing Lions Place, renovating the three remaining floors of Lions Manor South Tower, and designing and implementing new build designs and uses for our vacant land. These are just a few of the exciting projects.
In order to help achieve our strategic goals, LHC is seeking qualified candidates for our Board of Directors.
LHC is currently governed by 11 persons from the both the community and the Lions Club of Winnipeg who volunteer in the role of Board Directors. Elected members will begin their term at the Annual General Meeting which is scheduled to take place in June 2017. Board Directors will serve approximately 2-3 hours monthly at Board meetings (held the first Tuesday of the month) and 2-3 hours on committees of the Board (if applicable).
The Nominating Committee welcomes expressions of interest from persons working or living in Winnipeg, who share an interest and commitment in supporting older adults to live in wellness and dignity and want to contribute on a volunteer basis to our organization.
Interested candidates may obtain an application from www.lhc.ca/careers. Please forward the completed application with a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Board of Directors Application”.
To learn more about our organization, please visit us at www.lhc.ca
Thank you for your interest in Lions Housing Centres!
Reposted Date: November 28, 2017