2016 Call for Nominations – Board of Directors of the Catholic Women’s Leadership Foundation (CWLF)

The Nominating Committee for the Board of Directors of the Catholic Women’s Leadership Foundation (CWLF) is seeking nominations to the Board of Directors for a three-year term beginning January, 2017.

In keeping with its Vision and Mission and in accordance with the Articles of Incorporation (2014), CWLF has the responsibility “To develop women’s leadership capacity- building programs that are of the highest quality and that are consistent with Catholic values by establishing and maintaining partnerships with key educational institutions”. The Board of Directors is responsible for the governance of the Foundation.

Qualified candidates of the Board (female or male) will have one or more of the skill-sets, expertise and experience necessary to further the vision and mission of CWLF , namely, expertise relevant to governance; knowledgeable of the Catholic faith or Catholic intellectual tradition; financial expertise (accounting, investments, fund development, planned giving); communications; knowledge of women’s leadership programs ; legal background, secretarial skills.

To submit a nomination or to nominate yourself, please send an email to nominatingcommittee@cwlfcanada.ca by November 15, 2016, and include

  • name of person being nominated and complete contact information (address, phone number, email )
  • a statement of eligibility outlining how the nominee’s experience fits with the skill sets, expertise and experience listed above.

More information about CWLF can be found at www.cwlfcanada.ca