The mission of the Pembina Valley Humane Society is to support humane and sustainable communities for all animals through education, advocacy, respect and responsibility.

Role:  Board Member – Member at Large

Term:  2 Years

Authority/Responsibility:

  • Commit to the work of the organization
  • Have/gain knowledge of Board policy
  • Be willing to serve on a committee(s)
  • Attend monthly board meetings
  • Attend meetings of specified committees
  • Attend Annual General Meeting
  • Support special events
  • Support and participate in Fundraising events
  • Review policy presented to/recommended by the board
  • Work with the board to review and set budget
  • Assist in developing and maintaining positive relations among the board, committees, staff and community

Requirements/Skills:

  • Have/gain knowledge and skills in one or more area of Board governance
  • Be able to work with fellow board members, staff and volunteers  in a positive and respectful manner
  • Promote PVHS and its mission within the community
  • Willingness to take on/tackle specific roles or projects within PVHS
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Participate in board meetings, contributing to discussions in a constructive manner
  •  Ability to problem solve and work as a team