Join the CCOC Board of Directors!
Volunteer Types: Board Leadership, Governance (Boards, Committees), Legal/Advocacy, Public speaking (Speaking about value of volunteering)
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, Community and Social Services, Poverty/Social Justice, Public/Society Benefit
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: April 14, 2023
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Become a Board member for Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation, a community-based non-profit housing organization. The Board of Directors helps navigate important decision making and processes while acting in the best interest of the organization. Our goal as an organization is to create, maintain and promote affordable housing for those in need in the Ottawa area. This volunteer commitment is a minimum 2 year term as an acting Board member.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
This opportunity enables members to grow their impact within the community and develop alongside other like minded individuals. You will be able to gain experience in the non-profit housing sector, gain leadership skills, confidence in speaking/presenting, and etc.
How will the organization benefit?
CCOC would not be able to run as successfully as we do without the help of our incredible volunteers. As a community-based non-profit we rely heavily on our Board of Directors who oversee many of the important tasks like; attending to legal affairs, financial management and budget, ensuring adequate human resources, and etc.
Volunteer location:
415 Gilmour Street Suite 200


Emma Fox
@Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation
Ext: 238
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 5
Good for people interested in: Board Leadership, Governance (Boards, Committees), Legal/Advocacy, Public speaking (Speaking about value of volunteering)
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women

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