Volunteer Opportunity

Ridgefield Main Street (“RMS”) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the revitalization of downtown Ridgefield. Our mission is: Creating a sustainable vibrant downtown that is the heart and soul of our city by showcasing our unique destination and history, and by nurturing our sense of community.

RMS is looking for applicants who are interested in serving on its Board of Directors, a volunteer, unpaid position.

The current board is an action-oriented group that is passionate about the success of the downtown revitalization program. It is responsible for all of the finances of the organization, works to maximize volunteer involvement and establishes program policy. RMS is particularly interested in adding individuals to the Board who have experience or skills in fundraising, who are or can be community leaders, and who share the passion for revitalizing downtown Ridgefield.

The board meets monthly for 90 minutes and board members are expected to actively participate in projects or on one of the standing committees including: economic vitality, design, organization and promotions. In addition to Board meetings, Board members contribute 10-15 hours per month to the program.

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested candidates must submit a letter of interest (and resume if desired) including the following information:

  1. Qualifications for the position including occupational/employment background and community service work in or outside of Ridgefield.
  2. Interest in the RMS organization, the downtown area, and the position.
  3. A description of the skills and/or strengths the applicant would contribute to the organization.

Email resumes and letters of interest to ridgefieldmainstreet@gmail.com or send/deliver to:

Marykay Lamoureaux, Executive Director , Ridgefield Main Street, P.O. Box 1656, Ridgefield WA 98642

COMPLETE APPLICATION PACKETS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 AT 5:00PM

For more information about Ridgefield Main Street see www.ridgefieldmainstreet.com.

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