Words of Peace Canada
Seeking New Board of Directors
Time for a change
The current Board of Directors of Words of Peace TV in Canada is proud of the success of our national TV show to date,, and is now wishing to invite a new Board to take this project to the next level.
The search is on for at least 3 new volunteer Board members who are passionate about this message of peace and have professional or management expertise they can bring to this project.
The Board directs a legal entity, Words of Peace Canada (WOPC), a registered Canadian non-profit organization.
As a team, the board makes decisions that further the development and success of Words of Peace TV in Canada, both online and through national cable broadcast.
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Objective of Role
To fulfill the legal obligations as a Director of Words of Peace Canada, a Canadian non-profit organization.
To ensure the successful development of the Words of Peace TV series across all media, with a focus on Canadian content .
There are a minimum of three members of this Board of Directors
Familiarize yourself with the regulatory environment of non-profit organizations (e.g
Familiarize yourself with relevant regulations of the CRTC. (Coaching provided)
Participate in regular Board meetings to make decisions to further Objective 2
As part of a team, maintain a system for keeping informed about WOPC TV operations on a timely basis
As part of a team, liaise with the WOPG - TV global management team
Oversee contractors for compliance to WOPC - TV quality, production and budgetary goals
Support a fundraising team.
Experienced decision maker, ideally as a Board member or in managing committees or corporate teams
Competent in reviewing contracts (with legal advice as required)
Familiarity with at least one media: broadcast, online or mobile
Good verbal and email communication skills (English or ideally Eng/French)
Basic Mac or PC computer skills.
Private computer with MS Office or equivalent
Free Skype account.
Background coaching about CRTC regulations
Vision TV, our current national broadcaster and others
Legal advice when required
Support of volunteers for specific functions e.g: fundraising; data collection, and more.
Initial: self-determined during orientation
Ongoing: 1-2 hours per week
Duration: 1 year, renewable.
To apply, please contact Doug Sage at
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