The Thurston Asset Building Coalition is recruiting new members to join our Steering Committee. Our Steering Committee, like the broader Coalition membership, is made up of engaged, passionate leaders who care deeply about our community. Our Governance Committee will consider all nominations and will seek to add 3 to 5 new members by January 2016. See below for job description and application information.
About Thurston ABC
Thurston Asset Building Coalition’s mission is to connect partners and community resources that promote opportunities for people with limited incomes to become more resilient and prosperous.
The Thurston Asset Building Coalition (Thurston ABC) is a network of social service providers, healthcare agencies, financial institutions, community and economic developers, educators, workforce developers, faith communities, business leaders, government agencies, coalitions, and individuals.
We define asset building as the strategies and supports that broaden and stabilize an individual or family’s resources—including income, savings, housing, healthcare, education, and food—so that they may lead healthy, productive, and satisfying lives.
For more information, please visit our website at www.thurstonabc.org.
The Steering Committee will support the work of the Thurston Asset Building Coalition and provide mission-based leadership and strategic governance. We seek well-connected leaders who are committed to nurturing coordination and collaboration in our community, particularly among those who serve people with limited incomes.
Expectations and responsibilities of Steering Committee members include:
As a coalition, we value coordination and collaboration. Most importantly, we’re looking for community-minded individuals who are oriented toward making connections, fostering collaboration, and bridging sectors. Candidates must be Thurston ABC members.
Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications:
Please send completed Steering Committee application and a letter of recommendation commenting on your alignment with Thurston ABC to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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