Call for First Directors

Do you have a passion for community arts and a knack for non-profit society management? Red Press Society is seeking volunteer members to join an oversight board of directors to manage all affairs related to society business.

We are looking for individuals who:
-Are dedicated to their community;
-Can work well with a team;
-Value editorial independence;
-Are willing to make and keep a commitment of attending monthly meetings for at
least a year.

Executive board experience is preferred, but not mandatory.

Director responsibilities include:
-Attending monthly meetings in the Fraser Valley (likely in Abbotsford but possibly
elsewhere);
-Running a yearly AGM;
-Selecting and hiring executive directors for all Red Press Society ventures (including Raspberry magazine);
-Oversight of financial and legal aspects of Red Press Society ventures.

Subsequent boards will be decided by election of Red Press Society members at annual general meetings.

If you are interested please email info@raspberrymag.ca with the subject line “Board Member Application” and the following information:
-Resume;
-Brief (~200 word) statement of intent;
-Which of the following positions you are interested in: president, vice-president,
treasurer, secretary, member-at-large.

Deadline for applications is August 5 at 11:59 PM