Expression of Interest Application

Expression of Interest to Volunteer on the Board of Directors or a Board Committee

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer member of Scribble Me Silly – Art for Kids Board of Directors, or
becoming a volunteer on one of the Board Committees?

Scribble Me Silly’s purpose is to create positive spaces where children living in shelters or after school community
centres can rediscover what it means to be a kid. We believe every child deserves a life filled with love, learning,
exploration, creative expression, and art.

Scribble Me Silly – Art for Kids Board of Directors consists of dedicated professionals whose values align with
Scribble Me Silly’s mandate, and who will help make sound business decisions to manage the business and financial affairs of the nonprofit charity.

Each Board or Committee member volunteers their time and expertise, commits to a two year term that includes
attending required training sessions, volunteering for at least two programs a year, and successfully completing a
“vulnerable sector” background police check, noting that this process can take up to 2 months.

Volunteering provides you with the opportunity to gain and/or hone a range of valuable work skills from strategic
planning, relationship building, communications and negotiation, to marketing and fundraising.

It also allows you to build your own network and cultivate new friendships as we work together to guide the
development and continuous improvement of Scribble Me Silly – Art for Kids.

Our Board meets the first Monday of each month (unless a holiday in which case it falls on the following Monday)
and also communicates via email. The time commitment on average is 5-6 hours a month.

First Name:

Last Name:


Address (Street):



Postal Code:

Phone (Home):

Phone (Cell):

Preferred method of contact: Phone - HomePhone - CellE-mail

Please share the following information about yourself:

How did you hear about Scribble Me Silly - Art for Kids?:

How do you feel Scribble Me Silly – Art for Kids would benefit from your involvement on the Board, and what would you like to get out of your involvement?:

Do you have any experience working with youth and children, nonprofits,
or arts based organizations?


If yes, please list the details below:

Organization 1



Dates of Service:

Organization 2



Dates of Service:

Organization 3



Dates of Service:

Skills, Experience or Areas of Interest (Check all that apply):

Financial/AccountingBookkeepingLeadershipFundraisingMarketingWeb DesignWeb DevelopmentSocial MediaCommunication or NewsletterStrategic PlanningHuman ResourcesPersonnel ManagementLegalPublic RelationsEvent PlanningCommunity Relations or OutreachAdministrationPolicy DevelopmentProgram Dev't/EvaluationGrant WritingSpecial EventsEducation/InstructionArtsOther

If Other:

What position(s) are you interested in volunteering for:

ChairVice-ChairTreasurerSecretaryGeneral DirectorCommittee ChairCommittee Member

Please tell us anything else you would like to share
(awards or honours you’ve received, your education and/or training background, fun facts, special skills, etc.):

As positions become available, we will undertake a fulsome recruitment process.

You may be asked to apply based on the information provided in this expression of interest.
At that time we will require you to provide:

  • Proof of the successful vulnerable sector police check
  • An updated résumé

You may also be invited to attend an Information Session, or a fundraising event, so that you have a chance to learn more about us.

Thank you for your expression of interest!

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