Board Member

Board Member
Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
Sprouting Chefs Society
  • Board Member / Leadership
  • Fundraising / Giving
On-going (More than 1 year)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • British Columbia - Vancouver & Lower Mainland - BURNABY
  • British Columbia - Burnaby


Sprouting Chefs is in its 10th year operating a school garden program in North Burnaby at Forest Grove Elementary and is now expanding into other schools as we have recently been registered as a charity. We believe that healthy eating begins with a thorough knowledge, understanding and appreciation of where our food comes from through holistic education.

For those interested in creating sustainable school garden programs in the Burnaby as well as other areas in the Lower Mainland  as board members and who have experience evolving a non profit into a viable sustainable charity. We are in the process of a strategic plan and are looking for a board member with legal experience working with charities. We are also looking for an experienced bookeeper to work alongside our existing Treasurer.

Positions Needed: Educator, Holistic Nutrtionist, Previous Charity Experience

Meetings take place once a month at 7:00 pm in North Road Vancity Branch location. Expertise in fundraising, youth, education, community building, committee creation, grant writting with previous experience on a non profit or charity board also an asset. 

Apply by: October 14, 2019
Hours offered: 25 or more
Number of Positions: 2
Location: Vancity - 531 North Rd #105, Coquitlam, BC V3J 1N7

A minimum commitment of 25 hours for the year is required. Potential board members are expected to clearly communicate their availability when applying. Board memebers will be vetted by a request that they attend one of our programs or activities (After School Garden Club, Cooking Class or In School Seed to Table Program) before officially joining our board.

To Apply: Send your resume and cover letter to Barb McMahon, Founder/Executive Director at