The Board of Directors is the legal authority for MFCC. As a member of the Board, a Director acts in a position of trust for the community, and is responsible for the effective governance of the organization. Board Members must be knowledgeable about and uphold the Center’s by laws and policies regarding client confidentiality and conflict of interest statements (provided on our website).
Our Board Members are active leaders in the Center’s operations, serving through volunteer hours and advisory input. The primary obligation is to attend monthly, 90-minute meetings via Zoom to inform and stay up-to-date on regular governance. Each member also supports the Center in a way that is unique to their skill set, interests and availability. This ranges from joining a standing committee, taking on special projects like improving our playground or updating annual policies, or leading our parent advisory council.
Desired Skills: General Board Governance, Fundraising/Development, HR, Marketing/Communications, Advocacy/Policy, Strategy/Business Planning, Technology
Current # of Board Members: 6
Carries liability insurance?: Yes
Carries D&O liability insurance?: Yes
Time Expectations: 3-4 hours
Meeting Frequency: Once a month
Meeting Location: Remote
Length of Term (in years): 3
Financial contribution required?: No
Service on committee required?: No