Join the SPIO Advisory Council
South Pacific Islander Organization is seeking experienced advisors to join the founding SPIO Advisory Council.
Join the Advisory Council of a brand new nonprofit focused on supporting and promoting Pacific Islanders (Polynesians, Micronesians and Melanesians) through leadership development, cultural awareness and community partnerships. Our 2019-2020 focus is preparing Pacific Islanders for college success through a free international mentorship and scholarship program. We are building a nonprofit led by Pacific Islanders and allies, for Pacific Islanders. This is a 1 year (renewable) remote, unpaid volunteer role starting August 1, 2019.
We are looking for a wide-range of Advisors to join our 2019-2020 Advisory Council:
Qualification: Experience in nonprofit strategic planning, nonprofit legal policies, nonprofit 501(c)3 compliance, Executive Director hiring, board management and employee management.
Role: Advise the Board President, Board Vice-President and Executive Committee for 1 hour per month.
Qualification: Experience in human resources, nonprofit governance policies, nonprofit board management, board recruitment, board succession planning and volunteer management.
Role: Advise the Board Secretary, Governance Chair and Governance Committee for 1 hour per month.
Qualification: Experience in nonprofit financial planning, budgeting, accounting and creation of nonprofit financial policies.
Role: Advise the Board Treasurer, Finance Chair and Finance Committee for 1 hour per month.
Qualification: Experience in fundraising, marketing, grant-writing, donor stewardship and government funding.
(Optional, but highly preferable): Connections to potential funding sources.
Role: Advise the Development Chair and Development Committee for 1 hour per month.
Qualification: Experience in community-building, college admissions, college counseling, youth mentorship, student affairs and nonprofit program management.
Role: Advise the Mentorship Program Committee for 1 hour per month.
Qualification: Experience in higher education, college admissions, scholarship management, and community-building.
Role: Advise the Scholarship Program Committee for 1 hour per month.
Advise a brand new nonprofit led by Pacific Islanders and allies, for Pacific Islanders
Be part of the 2019-2020 Founding Advisory Council from August 2019-August 2020
Volunteer in an excitingly fast-paced and impact-driven community environment
Make a tangible impact on the international Pacific community
(Optional) Suggest national or international Pacific Islander programming
(Optional) Participate in meet & greets with board members, fellow advisors and community members.
Send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com. In your cover letter, please identify which committee(s) you would like to advise and why.
Subject line: SPIO Advisor Application - [First Name] [Last Name]