Nominate yourself or someone you know to the WBNA Board of Directors, or let us know how you would like to volunteer your skills. Serving as an active volunteer or as a Board Member is a great way to get involved in the neighborhood and to contribute to the work of our organization.

During our open call process, the WBNA Nominating Committee will meet with nominees to explore working together, either as an active volunteer or as a Board Member.

Nominations are accepted through Tuesday, December 11, 2018.

PEOPLE-POWERED Needs for 2019

WBNA seeks the following candidates to work on our Board and WBNA initiatives:

  • People who will be champions and stewards of WBNA’s mission;

  • People who bring new perspectives to the board, including geographic, ethnic, economic, and age diversity;

  • People who will contribute time, talent and resources

In addition, we are looking for people with any of the following core skills or experience to assist us in our day to day work as we advocate for the neighborhood, act as a resource for neighbors, and bring the community together through cultural activities.

  • Accounting, finance, investing and business

  • Community development, urban planning, historic preservation, sustainability, and architecture and design

  • Community outreach, organizing, and advocacy

  • Elementary and secondary education

  • Event planning

  • Fundraising

  • Graphic design

  • Housing affordability

  • Information technology

  • Job creation & local economy-building

  • Language skills/bilingual

  • Legal expertise

  • Local business owners

  • Membership development

  • Neighborhood action and grassroots activities

  • Organizational history

  • Social justice policy and actions

  • Strategic planning

  • Volunteer coordinating

Thank you for your interest in working with the WBNA! Please email us with any questions.