Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 2968
OrganizationAVI Health & Community Services
Position Board Member
Impact Statement AVI’s mission is to promote health, dignity, and well-being for all people affected by HIV, HCV, and substance use by delivering sex-positive and harm reduction based education, prevention, and support service.
Description AVI is currently seeking volunteers for our Board of Directors. We are a governance board with oversight for the legal and financial aspects of the organization as well as setting the vision and strategic plan. If you have a passion for contributing to the community and want to make a lasting impact on an organization that provides education, prevention and both support and harm reduction services, we want to hear from you!

AVI is particularly seeking volunteers who have experience in the legal or financial or healthcare fields. We also welcome applications from people with lived experience in any of the areas we serve. Volunteers can be located anywhere on Vancouver Island.
Training Details The AVI Board Recruitment Committee will review submissions and arrange interviews with potential candidates. If selected, candidates will be invited to sit in on an upcoming board meeting to meet the entire board prior to an appointment vote.
Working Conditions Applicants can reside anywhere on Vancouver Island, as long as they have access to a stable internet connection.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Weekday - Evening
Time Detail Board meetings take place Tuesday evenings. We anticipate this position will require a commitment of 4-6 hours/month depending on activities
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Boards/Committees, Events/Fundraising, Health Care/Emergency
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Plan & Co-ordinate, Sensitivity, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.avi.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Katrina Jensen
Phone 250-384-2366
Address 3rd Floor - 713 Johnson Street Victoria, V8W 1M8
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