VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Sidney, BC – Sandown Centre for Regenerative Agriculture, Board Member

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 27, 2023

Sandown Centre for Regenerative Agriculture in Sidney, BC is seeking a volunteer Board Member!

ABOUT Sandown Centre for Regenerative Agriculture

The Sandown Centre for Regenerative Agriculture is an 83 acre site consisting of working farms, wetlands, meadow, and forest. We serve as a hub for best practices in regenerative agriculture by working with farmers, researchers, and community members towards a more climate change resilient future.

We work towards three interrelated goals:

  • Support restoration of soil, water, wetlands and forest on Sandown Lands
  • Foster and support thriving growers in regenerative techniques
  • Inspire community engagement in regenerative agriculture as part of the solution towards food security and climate change resiliency

DESIRED QUALITIES

Relevant experience that is considered an asset but is not limited to:

  • Previous work with not-for-profit organizations
  • Prior membership on a Board of Directors
  • Knowledge of SCRA
  • Fundraising development and Human Resources
  • Farming or regenerative agriculture experience
  • Legal voice

JOB TASKS

  • Meet 3-4 times per year for approximately 2hrs/meeting
  • Meetings held in North Saanich with option to attend virtually
  • Commit to a 2 year term

JOB DETAILS

Term: Start February 2023  for a 2-year term

Hours: Meet 3-4 times per year for approximately 2hrs/meeting

Note: This is a volunteer position

TO APPLY

Please send a letter  of intent to info@sandowncentre.com

When applying, please mention you saw this posting at youngagrarians.org

LEARN MORE ABOUT Sandown Centre for Regenerative Agriculture

Website: https://www.sandowncentre.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sandowncentre
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sandowncentre

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