JOIN US!

If you have a passion for Early Childhood Education and serving those in the Shenandoah Valley community, check out the information below and reach out to attend a meeting.

As a member of the Board of Directors of CHEERS School Family, Inc., you have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of children and families in the Northern Shenandoah Valley! The work you do now to support this organization can have far- reaching effects, for the children we nurture and develop in our programs could one day be great leaders, peacemakers, human service workers, educators, or scientists. The quality of the care and development services they receive now will impact how successful they can be as they grow…and you can have a hand in developing and maintaining the quality of the care we provide them! The reward for your effort is the tremendous difference you can make in the lives of so many children, and thereby in our entire community.

 

The specific responsibilities and expectations of all Board members include:

 

  • Regular attendance at scheduled meetings and important related meetings.

  • Staying informed about Board or Committee matters, preparing well for meetings, and reviewing and commenting on minutes and reports.

  • Obliging to participate actively in committee work.

  • Volunteering for and accepting assignments, and completing them thoroughly and on time.

  • Developing collegial working relationships with other Board members.

  • Acting as an advocate for the organization to colleagues, friends, community members, and potential funders.

  • Participating in setting organizational policy and providing program oversight.

  • Actively participating in annual evaluations and planning efforts.

  • Making an annual personal financial contribution that you feel reflects your level of commitment to the organization.

Please complete the form below to show interest in joining our board of directors.

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