The Board of Friends and Family of South Loop School, Inc. is looking for dedicated, hard-working and enthusiastic board members to help carry out the mission of the organization to support South Loop Elementary School and help our kids learn, build skills and thrive in the world.
Friends and Family of South Loop School, Inc (FFSLS), is a charitable 501(c)3 Corporation whose mission is to provide supplemental educational resources for South Loop Elementary School. FFSLS is a volunteer organization and has no paid employees, so that 100% of contributions benefit South Loop Elementary School.
Our fundraising efforts play a key role in the success of our school. With the contributions from parents, friends, and local business owners, we are able to provide critically needed support for our students and teachers.
Volunteer Board Member (Fundraising/Grant Writing)
Volunteer Board Member (Communications/Marketing)
Current parent of a South Loop Elementary School student.
Serving as an FFSLS Board of Director is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about raising funds for South Loop Elementary and the partnership with the school.
Board members are expected to have the financial acumen to read and understand Friends and Family of South Loop School’s financial statements and to otherwise help the board fulfill its fiduciary responsibilities.
Board members are expected to attend 1 monthly meeting. They are expected to read board materials in advance of board meetings and to come prepared to ask questions and participate in discussions.
Board members are expected to responsibly represent FFSLS to the community and to advocate for our mission, programs, and services as appropriate.
Board terms last for 1 year and board members can serve until resignation or removal by quorum.
Desired Skills and Expertise
We are currently recruiting for leaders with expertise in the following area: Fundraising, Corporate/Individual Giving, Sponsorship solicitation, Grant Writing, Communications, Marketing.
How to Apply
Thank you in advance for your consideration,
Friends and Family Board Members
Elena Savona, President
Carrie Smaroff, Secretary
Spencer Logan, Treasurer
Laarni Livings, Communications
Michelle Thomas, Events