Project Canis is a new 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization started by students at the University of Florida to ensure that every shelter animal has a toy. ?Project Canis helps cats and dogs in Florida shelters by making and donating pet toys made from recycled materials. We are currently looking for a professional with fundraising or grant writing experience to join our board of directors.
Attend quarterly and other special meetings
Strategic and organizational planning
Know the organization’s mission, policies, programs, and needs
Follow the organization’s bylaws, policies, and board resolutions
Elect officers and identify new members with the ability and skills needed to support the organization
Selecting and evaluating the performance of the chief executive
Serve as active advocates and ambassadors for the organization and fully engage in identifying and securing the financial resources and partnerships necessary for the organization to advance its mission
Leverage connections, networks, and resources to develop collective action to fully achieve the organization’s mission
Degree in relevant field
Year-long commitment with opportunity to renew
Florida residency preferred
Experience in animal or environmental welfare, nonprofit leadership, finance, or law preferred
Apply here: https://forms.gle/bvBvKsYsrNexYsRs8
Check out the organization's website for more information at: www.projectcanis.com and their Instagram and Facebook @theprojectcanis for more info!