Board Listing Details

OrganizationBest Buddies Michigan
We're located in...Southeast Michigan
Our mission is...Best Buddies International is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, leadership development, and inclusive living for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
We serve...All individuals with IDD
Our Websitebestbuddies.org
Our greatest accomplishment last year was...Raising enough funds to employ two full time employees - a Job Coach who has helped over 15 people secure employment and a Director of Mission Advancement
You can view our most recent Form 990 at this URL...bestbuddies.org
Serving on our board will be awesome for you because...

You will feel unbridled joy and fulfillment when you see the impact on someone with IDD who now has a friend or a job or ultimately a place to live independently.

Our ideal candidate is...

A person who has a passion for helping individuals with IDD lead a full and meaningful life. This candidate promotes and advocates for inclusion in every facet of life from daily living to employment to social enrichment.

Our current board size is...6
We meet (when and where)...Once per month via Zoom with the likelihood of some of the meetings to be held in person meetings beginning sometime in the new year.
The time commitment is...Approximately 2 hours per month including meeting prep as well as whatever time can be committed to assisting with our 2 annual fundraising events.
Contact...John Tolmie, Advisory Board Chair, bestbuddiesmichigan21@gmail.com
PostedOctober 12, 2021