Kansas City Women’s Music Network Board Member

Offer Valid: 02/14/2022 - 12/31/2022
Local women's music organization seeking volunteer board members for their working board.
The Kansas City Women’s Music Network (KCWMN) is a group of people aimed at expanding the capacity of KCWMN by supporting the organization with fundraising, events, networking, and strategic partnerships. The Board will consist of volunteer community members. The goals of the KCWMN Board are to raise awareness about KCWMN to a broader demographic through planning events (remote until in-person events are deemed safe) and creating partnerships, raising funds for the organization, and educating and cultivating potential new governing Board Members. If you have questions, please contact Amanda O’Brien at aobrien@kcwomen.org
 
We are in search of new board members who are passionate about supporting us to achieve our mission of supporting female-identifying musicians across the Kansas City area, through events, education, promotion, and networking.  
 
If you’re interested in applying for the KCWMN Board, please send a bio/resume to info@kcwomen.org for our Nominating Committee to review.
 
Criteria/Expectations: 
  • The primary purpose of the board is to provide fundraising support to the organization. A personal contribution of $120 is required to fulfill our bylaws and for the organization to be eligible for certain grants. 
  • Willing to serve no more than two consecutive three-year terms as an elected member (or serve some portion thereof if appointed to fill the remainder of a vacant, unexpired term)
  • Committed to attending 11 board meetings per year, which are held Monday evenings at 6:30pm, the third week of each month, excluding December
  • Willing to actively participate in one or more committees and carry out appropriate assignments outside of monthly board meetings
  • Willing to serve as an officer of the board or in other leadership roles
  • Willing to provide reports on KCWMN activities and board meetings
  • Attend as many KCWMN and KCWMN-sponsored public events as possible
  • Acts as an ambassador for the KCWMN in a formal and informal capacity throughout the community.
 
Targeted functions and networking for board candidates: 
  • Grant Writing experience** 
  • Legal secretary to hold the office of secretary
  • CPA/Accountant to hold the office of treasurer
  • Advertising venues - Web and print
  • Social Media content creation  
  • Large Venues - For annual conference (pending a safe return to in-person events)
  • Small Venues - For recurring small group meetups and board meetings (pending a safe return to in-person events)
  ** Indicative of a current, active need

If you’re interested in applying for the KCWMN Board, please send a bio/resume to info@kcwomen.org for our Nominating Committee to review.

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