Description

Bring joy to kids with cancer and their families! We are a vital and growing organization that serves families of Utah kids with cancer (and similarly-treated disorders), providing psychosocial support through fun and interactive programs. We are seeking board members to join us in Winter 2021. Check out our posting at https://www.volunteermatch.org/search/opp2165638.jsp
Organization's Mission: Our mission is to create an atmosphere that enhances self-esteem, fosters independence and friendships, and creates a feeling of belonging.
Organization's Programs and Services: Camp Hobé provides psychosocial support programs for kids being treated for cancer (and similarly treated disorders) and their families. We offer summer camps as well as family outings.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement: Our strength and success is built on the foundation of a wide range of perspectives and experiences. Camp Hobé embraces and encourages diversity in many forms. We are committed to inclusivity among our community members, including all campers, volunteers, and staff members. We strive to provide inclusive programs in a safe and supportive environment for everyone, regardless of their background, race, nationality, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, belief, age, class, or socioeconomic status. We respect, welcome, encourage, and engage diverse perspectives.
Skills & Talents of Ideal Candidate: Utah-licensed MD, DO, PA, or NP with experience in hematology or oncology practice (pediatric preferred); or professional with IT support experience.
What Can this Position offer the Applicant?: Collegial atmosphere with others who genuinely love what they do. Our team works hard and we have fun with each other. Plus we get to make kids with cancer (and their families) SMILE - what could be better? And Board members ALSO get a super cool origina
Meeting Frequency: Every 3 months
Meeting Times: usually in the evening (6-8P), although annual retreat and conference call times varyWednesdays at 6PM
Meeting Location: Salt Lake City. Usually meet at Huntsman Cancer Hospital, on the UU campus. During COVID-19 pandemic, all meetings conducted by video call.
Overall Time Commitment: 1-3 hours per week, varies depending on board member time and interest
Current Number of Board Members: 16
Current Number of Board Vacancies: 4
Application Process/Instructions: Our board nomination process includes a brief online application (available late November), reference checks, and an intake interview. Submit a letter of intent and a CV/resume to to board @camphobekids.org to be notified when the application opens.

Information

Organization Website: Visit website
Contact Name: Christina Beckwith
Email: board@camphobekids.org