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ABOUT US

SEADC is a 501 (c) 3 organization founded in San Francisco to help resettle Southeast Asian refugees. SEADC offers comprehensive services in youth development, workforce development, life skills, health and wellness programming designed to empower our Southeast Asian community members to thrive. Our mission is to foster a healthy, thriving, and self-sufficient Southeast Asian American community.

THE ROLE

The Board member will support the work of SEADC and provide mission-based leadership and strategic governance. While day to-day operations are led by SEADC Executive Director, the Board-Executive Director relationship is a partnership, and Board members are key contributors to the success of the organization and its leadership.

TIME COMMITMENT

This position requires a commitment of a minimum of 4 hours per month

BOARD MEMBER RESPONSBILITIES
  • Participate in creating or updating SEADC’s strategic plan.
  • Serve as a trusted advisor to the Executive Director as s/he develops and implements SEADC’s strategic plan.
  • Review big-picture outcomes and metrics created by SEADC for evaluating its impact, and regularly measure
    and evaluate its performance and effectiveness using those metrics.
  • Review, provide feedback, and approve SEADC’s annual budget, financial documents, and audit reports,
    upholding the board’s fiduciary responsibility.
  • Make strategic business decisions and uphold the board’s legal responsibility.
    • Participate in and contribute to the annual performance evaluation of the Executive Director.
  • Assist the Executive Director and board chair in identifying and recruiting other board members and/or
    individuals that would benefit and support the organization.
  • Serve on committees or task forces and take on special assignments as needed.
  • Represent SEADC to stakeholders, acting as an ambassador for the organization.
  • Make a meaningful, personal financial contribution to ensure 100% board giving.
  • Participate in identifying, cultivating, meeting, soliciting, and stewarding gifts from individual donors, funders and/or corporations in support of the short- and long-term financial goals of SEADC.
  • Participate in all scheduled board and committee meetings.
  • Review agenda and supporting materials prior to board and committee meetings.
  • Attend functions, network events, and organization events.
  • Actively support the organization’s growth.
  • Serve a term of two years with eligibility for re-appointment.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Commitment to the SEADC’s mission.
  • Demonstrated track record of leadership and or community engagement and impact.
  • Well-connected in the local community and/or professional community, and able to leverage those relationships for the organization’s benefit.
  • Willingness to enthusiastically share information about the SEADC with friends, family, and colleagues.
  • An approach to this work that includes integrity, credibility, and a passion for improving the lives of SEADC’s beneficiaries.
HOW TO APPLY

To apply, please complete the board member application and email your resume to boardrecruiting@seadcenter.org. A board recruitment member will reach back to you within 7 days of receiving your application.

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

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Stay Connected

Contact

166 Eddy St
San Francisco, CA 94102

Phone: 415-771-2600
Fax: 415-771-3917

info@seadcenter.org

Hours

9am-5pm
Monday to Friday

Southeast Asian Development Center is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Tax EIN: 94-2532304. 

© 2020 Southeast Asian Development Center. All Rights Reserved. Designed by KITS Creativ.

Stay Connected

Contact

166 Eddy St
San Francisco, CA 94102 (Headquarters)


281 Ellis St

San Francisco, CA 94102


Phone: 415-771-2600
Fax: 415-771-3917

info@seadcenter.org

Hours

9am-5pm

Monday to Friday

Southeast Asian Development Center is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Tax EIN: 94-2532304. 

© 2020 Southeast Asian Development Center. All Rights Reserved. Designed by KITS Creativ.