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

Sustainable vs Viable Nonprofits

Posted by Laura Otten, Ph.D., Director on 16 March 2018, 8:20 am

There is little doubt in my mind that the greatest challenge facing every nonprofit is not whether it is sustainable, but if it is viable.  Many nonprofits that aren’t viable have proven their ability to be sustainable—defined as the ability to be maintained at a certain level. Sustainability makes no judgment as to the quality of the level at which the organization is maintained, simply that the level is maintained, month after month, year after year.  Thus, we can easily describe an organization that regularly operates month-to-month, hoping each month it will still be able to make payroll, and then.

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