Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Citizens League. The board member nomination form is now closed. Nominess under consideration will be notified in the coming weeks.

Board Member Expectations and Responsibilities

Board member terms are three years, aligning with our fiscal year (beginning January 1). Board members are able to serve two consecutive three-year terms.

  • Active participation at board meetings.
    • Meetings held six times per year, typically 8:00 – 9:30 a.m., or 12:00 – 1:45 p.m.
  • Active participation on one committee.
    • Most meet six times per year (times vary)
    • Committees include policy, audit & finance, and development
  • Annual financial commitment that reflects a level of “top three” importance for charitable giving within your own financial means.
  • Willingness to involve friends and community contacts, and introduce them to the Citizens League and our mission.
  • Encourage financial involvement of others, directly identify potential donors, and solicit financial contributions supporting our work when appropriate.
  • Attending and helping to support events and gatherings, including our annual Civic Celebration fundraiser in the spring, held in March; and the Capitol Pathways End-of-Session Celebration, held in June.