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board members wanted :
BOARD MEMBERS WANTED!!
Indiana Hands & Voices is looking for parents and/or professionals who would be interested in contributing their time and talent to our board.
Our Mission: Indiana Hands & Voices is dedicated to supporting families with children who are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing without bias around communication opportunities, modes, or methodology. We're a parent-driven and parent led non-profit organization providing families with the resources, networks, and information they need to improve communication access and educational/social outcomes for their children. Our outreach activities, parent/professional collaboration, and advocacy efforts are focused on empowering Deaf and Hard-of-hearing children to reach their highest potential.
Our board function and purpose:
To Enjoy working with a passionate “like minded” group of individuals who all want to see children who are deaf or hard of hearing reach their full potential.
To provide oversight and inspiration to the organizations' activities and operations.
To ensure that the organization is responsive to the perspectives and views of the membership.
To give directions to the organization's short and long term planning efforts.
To provide public awareness about the organization and its mission.
To engender collaborative connections between other advocacy and support organizations, public and private agencies, and other Hands & Voices chapters, in order to influence systems' change.
To ensure that all goals and activities of the organization are based upon the philosophy of unbiased support to families.
To assist in the ongoing recruitment of potential individuals and/or service sectors to serve on the board.
To give guidance and approval to the organization's budget.
The board may create committees as needed. The board of directors must approve the committee Chairperson.
Board Member Responsibilities:
To attend all bi-monthly board meetings and to contribute input to goals and activities of the organization.
To chair and/or participate on the committees to help us meet our annual organizational goals.
Contact us with any questions. We encourage parents and professionals from all areas of the state of Indiana to apply.
Indiana Hands & Voices depends on the continuing support of parents and professionals and we value your input to this organization. Please consider this great opportunity to make a difference in the lives of deaf and hard-of-hearing children and their families in Indiana.
To apply, please mail the completed Board Member Application to: 704 South State Road 135 Suite D, Box 122 Greenwood, IN 46143