Board Member

Philadelphia 19132, Pennsylvania

JoB Description

Community Learning Center (CLC) is looking for board members to commit to helping CLC change lives.

CLC is one of the top-performing adult education providers in Philadelphia, providing free classes, career coaching, and support services that enable low-income adults to earn their GED, learn English, and gain employment. This is a significant time for CLC, as we celebrate our 30th anniversary and prepare to expand programming.

A successful candidate for the board is passionate about CLC's mission, willing to fundraise and has the time to dedicate at least five hours per month to board service. Knowledge and experience in finance, accounting, marketing, communications, P.R., human resources, law, organizational development, or business is a plus.


Contact: Executive Director Carrie Kitchen-Santiago

Salary: $0

E-Mail: [email protected]


Mailing Address: 2701 North Broad Street

From the blog

Where are the Level 5 Leaders?

Posted by Laura Otten, Ph.D., Director on 14 December 2017, 8:51 am

Having just finished teaching a class on governance where we talk about the should haves and the ought tos, as well as the realities, the one that has grabbed my attention this round is the paucity of quality leaders—at both the paid and volunteer levels.  In so many ways, leaders are, for the most part, at best average, and at worst well below. Perhaps the most basic of the deficiencies is the failure to understand their jobs.  It doesn’t take long working in a nonprofit to understand that too often the board members do not understand their individual responsibilities or.

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