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NSERC is a federal research funding agency that aims to make Canada into a country of discoverers and innovators for the benefit of all Canadians. NSERC invests over $1.2 billion each year in natural sciences and engineering research, and research talent development in Canada. Its investments deliver discoveries, and enable partnerships and collaborations...
Ask Her strives to advance principles of inclusive and equitable representation in municipal government through training and development of candidates, and building a community of support. We are filled with energetic, capable people! But we're missing some important...
FCB is a growing and dynamic organization that is currently looking for board members. Operating as a non-profit society, Foothills Creative Beginnings (FCB) has been successfully delivering early childhood learning ...
Looking ahead to 2024 and beyond, our focus will be to provide a space for the Canadian apparel industry to stand together, to collaborate and collectively advance and accelerate sustainable action. We would love for you to join us and lend your insight and leadership...
OUR MISSION: With a commitment to partnership, support, and advocacy, STC delivers expert services to individuals, families, and communities experiencing harm related to substance use.
The Board Secretary plays a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth operation and governance of our organization, focusing on meticulous documentation, record management, and upholding our mission through proactive advocacy and legal compliance....
The Senate is the Upper House in Canada’s parliamentary democracy. It unites a diverse group of accomplished Canadians in service of their country. Created to counterbalance representation by population in the House of Commons...
Calgary is the place where bright minds and big ideas come together with an unmatched spirit to help solve global challenges. CED’s Board is the place where business and community leaders collaborate to ensure this vision is realized....
OCIF finds the opportunities with the highest potential impact on the resilience and diversity of Calgary’s economic future.  It fuels the investments in these with catalytic funding that helps secure further external funding and resources to ensure their success and impact.  Finally, OCIF fosters their impact and accelerates...
Our Place Peel is a community-based social service agency that was founded in 1985, we are a registered charity, governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. Through our emergency shelters, resource room and community outreach services, we empower youth to take control of their lives, break harmful patterns and make a healthy new start....
Working together in a one-team approach aligned by our core values, Explore Edmonton’s business units’ market and sell Edmonton as a year-round destination to visit, work, and play in while also developing products and experiences that have a uniquely Edmonton flavour...
e4c has its roots in the 1970s. Our work today addresses poverty for individuals and families holistically, increasing their well-being and personal, social and financial resources. This work centres around four Focus Areas: Shelter and Housing, Food Security, Education and Skill Development...
The CWC P.G. Co. is seeking to appoint a volunteer External Director to its Board. The primary purpose of the External Director is to bring an objective perspective to Board discussions and to act as a representative voice of the community. Preference will be given to someone with previous...
The CWC P.G. Co. is seeking to appoint a volunteer External Director with accounting or financial experience to its Board. The primary purpose of the External Director is to bring an objective perspective to Board discussions as a voice...
The Military Museums is Canada’s second largest military museum consisting of five army museums, (Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Lord Strathcona’s Horse, Calgary Highlanders, Kings Own Calgary Regiment and the Army Museum of Alberta), a Royal Canadian Navy museum and a Royal Canadian Airforce museum...
Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre creates productive discomfort. We engage with power structures, shining an interrogation light in society’s eyes. We endanger the eardrums of the status quo by amplifying the voices of outcasts, misfits, diverse communities and artists...
The Newcomer Centre’s core purpose is to support newcomers along all stages of their settlement journey, from arrival to thriving. The Newcomer Centre offers settlement, counselling,....
Using their diverse areas of expertise, the Board of Directors ensures that AFSC remains true to its mandate, and that the Alberta agricultural industry is well supported by the services delivered by AFSC. The Board of Directors will...
Girl Guides of Canada–Guides du Canada (GGC), a national membership-based organization, empowers every girl in Guiding to discover herself and be everything she wants to be. Guiding provides a safe, all-girl environment that invites girls to challenge themselves, to find their voice, meet new friends, have fun and make a difference in the...
CUDGC is a provincial corporation established under the Alberta Credit Union Act, with the mandate of providing risk-based regulatory oversight, and a deposit guarantee to enable a safe and sound credit union system in Alberta...
DeafBlind Ontario Foundation raises, invests and directs funds to DeafBlind Ontario Services to enhance programs which support the individuals they serve through philanthropic activities, building relationships and raising awareness...
Annually, City Council appoints members to serve on a number of City of Edmonton civic boards. Civic boards provide important input into City Council’s decision-making and help shape the present and future direction of Edmonton....
Amarok Society is a Canadian Registered Charity formed in 2006 to address the global education crisis. Its operations are currently centred in Bangladesh and India, though it has also worked in Pakistan, Nigeria....
Pallium is a national, non-profit organization focused on building professional and community capacity to help improve the quality and accessibility of palliative care in Canada. We are a community of clinicians, educators, researchers, carers, administrators, volunteers, Aboriginal leaders, and citizen ...
The Canadian Race Relations Foundation is Canada's leading organization dedicated to the elimination of racism and the promotion of harmonious race relations. The work of the Foundation is premised on the desire to create and nurture an inclusive society based on equity, social harmony,
Since their beginning in 1922, the Calgary Humane Society has been more than a shelter – they are proud to be Calgary’s first and most robust animal welfare organization. In addition, the Calgary Humane Society is ...
Trellis Society (“Trellis”), one of Canada’s largest social service agencies, grew from the merging of Boys & Girls Clubs of Calgary and Aspen Family & Community Network Society in 2020 with the vision of providing more services to work alongside children, youth, adults, families, and communities to support their growth...
YMCA Calgary ("the YMCA" or "Association") is a charitable organization driven by its mission to connect people through diverse and shared experiences. Since its inception in 1902, the YMCA has evolved into a vibrant and trusted charity offering health and wellness programs, leadership...
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights was established as a federal Crown corporation on March 13, 2008. As the first museum solely dedicated to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights, its mandate as described in section 15.2 of Museums Act is to explore the subject of human rights, with special but not exclusive reference to Canada...
Amethyst Women’s Addiction Centre, founded in 1979, is a day treatment program offering alternative addiction services to women-identified and/or gender diverse individuals in the Ottawa area. Our goal is to support folk’s empowerment in addressing challenges in their relationships with substance use and gambling...
Step by Step is a charitable organization providing exceptional early childhood education, therapeutic and family supports for developmentally delayed and disabled children and their families. We are excitedly recruiting new members to sit on our board. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about the work we do and are eager to engage...
The Chairperson will be responsible for ensuring that the Board of Directors and its members are aware of, and fulfill their governance responsibilities, comply with applicable laws and bylaws, conduct board business effectively and efficiently, and will hold overall accountability for their performance...
The Secretary of the Board of Directors will be responsible for ensuring that accurate and sufficient documentation exists to meet legal requirements, and to enable authorized persons to determine when, how, and by whom the board's business was conducted...
DeafBlind Ontario Services provides an array of services to people who are Deaf, hard of hearing, non-verbal and deafblind that are customized to each individual’s unique needs, method of communication, and goals to enrich their life.  Their reach extends into remote communities...
Urban Squash Toronto (UST) is a registered charity dedicated to empowering underserved youth in the Jane and Finch area of Toronto to improved academic and athletic achievement through intensive educational programming, squash training, mentorship and character development...
This is a position where your vision is important! We are looking for an individual who is excited about making Little Wonders Academy learning center the best childcare company in Calgary!  Big ideas and fun concepts are encouraged and as an Owner, we provide you with the tools to make your big ideas a reality!...
Compassion House Foundation is a non-profit, charitable organization based in Edmonton. TheFoundation owns and operates Sorrentino's Compassion House, a home away from home for women from northernand central Alberta who must travel to Edmonton for cancer treatment. Over the past 20 years,...
Hearing Chair appointments are made by Order in Council for an initial term of one year, with re-appointment for terms of up to three years, to a maximum of 12 years of service. Hearing Chairs are designated as either representative of the interests of workers or employers...
CanadaHelps is one of Canada’s most dynamic charities that has provided critical technology infrastructure to the Canadian charitable sector since 2000. The Board of Directors is recruiting for two volunteer directors to start a two-year term starting in early 2024...
Wrestling Canada Lutte (WCL), the national sport governing body for Olympic style wrestling in Canada, is seeking interested and qualified individuals to serve on the Board of Directors for various terms commencing December 2023....
Brown Bagging for Calgary’s Kids (BB4CK) is a non-profit organization that has worked for over 30 years to bring people together to ensure kids in our city have access to food. We know that food insecurity affects every 1 in 5 children in Alberta, and it is our mission to connect and inspire people to take meaningful...
Highbanks Society is celebrating its 20th year of providing housing and wrap-around supports to otherwise unsupported young mothers and their children who are especially vulnerable to the cycle of poverty and homelessness....
Hull Services (“Hull”) is a charitable organization in Calgary supporting children, youth and families experiencing mental health struggles, behavioural problems, developmental delay, neglect, abuse and trauma. For over 60 years, Hull has been a recognized innovator and leader...
Directors-at-Large are asked to work effectively with other Board Members to provide strategic direction, set policy, allocate resources, monitor progress, and manage the business affairs of the River Valley Alliance. The term to be served by a Director-at-Large is two years, renewable up to three times...
Members of the Board are responsible for supervising the management of the business and its affairs to ensure its mission is carried out effectively and efficiently. The Board may determine ways to improve its performance and, if applicable, review the agreements signed with the Department of Canadian Heritage...
Telefilm Canada is a federal cultural agency dedicated to the development and promotion of the Canadian audiovisual industry. It acts as one of the Canadian government’s principal instruments for providing strategic leverage to the private sector, supplying the film...
Little Footprints, Big Steps International Development Organization (LFBS) is a non-profit organization that works to protect vulnerable children in Haiti by reuniting families and empowering them with resources and opportunities to build a self-sufficient future. By reinforcing their family unit, we strive to foster the health,..
This elected position supports the Board by monitoring the needs of the membership, determining the direction of the association, establishing policies to ensure the association progresses towards its established direction, and by ensuring adequate resources (financial, human, etc.) are available to implement the association’s Strategic Plan.
This appointed position is responsible for review of the Institute’s financial status at all regular meetings of the Board of Directors. The member is also responsible for providing to the membership a yearly financial review at the Annual General Meeting....
Edmonton Airports’ Board of Directors is responsible for the stewardship, strategic direction and oversight of the business and affairs of Edmonton Airports. In carrying out these responsibilities, the Board endeavours to maintain and seek continuous improvement in high standards of Board governance...

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