The ETFO Humanity Fund Board is looking for one member to serve as member-director. All active members of ETFO are eligible.
The ETFO Humanity Fund was created in 2002 to provide members with a way to work together to support children and their teachers in Canada and abroad. The Fund supports the Stephen Lewis Foundation, and has made donations to ArtHeart, Canadian Samaritans for Africa, Firefighters Without Borders and Young People's Theatre among many other charities.
The ETFO Humanity Fund is supported by payroll deductions by members in locals, donations by members, staff, locals and by an annual contribution by ETFO provincial office.
The Humanity Fund Board is responsible for approving donations to charities that apply for funding. The board normally meets twice a year to consider applications. The term of office of member-directors is two years, renewable for a further two years.
The application form for the position of member-director is available here.
The deadline for applications is January 15, 2023.
If you are interested in international development and the work of the Humanity Fund, consider joining us in sharing ETFO member resources with children, educators and their communities around the world.