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Interested in Joining the Board?

What you need to know

 Characteristics of successful Board members:

  • Passion for AIM’s mission

  • Respect for others

  • Thoughtful communicator

  • Leadership skills

  • Forward thinking / visionary

  • Maintain diverse community connections

Responsibilities of AIM’s Board members:

  • To ensure the mission is aligned with the purpose of the organization

  • To support and evaluate AIM’s senior leadership

  • To ensure effective strategic planning

  • To provide financial oversight

  • To monitor and strengthen programs

  • To ensure legal and ethical integrity

  • To enhance AIM’s public standing

Expectations of Board Members:

  • Represent AIM in the community.

  • Interpret AIM’s work and values to the community.

  • Interpret our consumers’ needs and values to the organization, speak out for their interests, and on their behalf.

  • Attend at least 75% of board meetings, committee meetings, and special events.

  • Make a financial contribution at a level that is personally meaningful.

  • Actively participate in one or more fundraising activities.

  • Stay informed about current organization programming.

  • Work in good faith with staff and other board members toward achievement of organizational goals.

Are you willing to be an advocate for AIM and encourage others to get involved?