Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 1381
OrganizationVictoria Therapeutic Riding Association
Position Board Member (Volunteer) - Victoria Therapeutic Riding Association (VTRA)
Location 6917 Veyaness Road, Saanichton, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Our Vision
Learning, connection, and joy through the power of horses
Our Mission
Build individual capacity through human and horse teamwork
Our Commitment
The VTRA is committed to inclusivity, diversity, equity and equine welfare—we value difference and individuality and a proactive and adaptive approach to meeting our members needs. Our mission is to serve others. We provide opportunities for people of all abilities to connect, learn, grow and thrive. This is at the heart of everything we do.
Our Areas of Impact
Opportunities, relationships and diverse programming that focuses on individual goals,wellness, building skills and a sense of belonging.

VTRA is supported by a volunteer board, a small staff team, 11 horses and 275+ dedicated volunteers who enable participants to benefit each week.
Description VTRA is currently seeking board members who will add to the overall expertise of our Board of Directors. These positions are an excellent opportunity for both the seasoned volunteer as well as professionals who are looking to dedicate some of their time to a worthwhile charity. If you enjoy working as a part of a team and have good communication and interpersonal skills, let us know about you!

Some expectations of our board members are as follows:
* Attend and participate in meetings on a regular basis, and special events as able.
* Participate on a standing committee of the board, and serve on ad-hoc committees as necessary.
* Help communicate and promote VTRA's mission and programs to the community and assist with fundraising events as availability permits.
* Understand the policies and procedures of VTRA.
Training Details Case by case basis
Working Conditions Meetings are either face-to-face or online via Zoom.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Weekday - Evening
Time Detail 1 meeting per month
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Boards/Committees, Events/Fundraising, Leadership/Management
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Fund Development, Strategic Thinking, Creative Thinking, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.vtra.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Danielle Drew
Phone 7784260506
Address 6917 Veyaness Rd Saanichton, V8M1W1


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