• CAWS Board of Directors Application

  • Thank you for your interest in serving on the CAWS Board of Directors. CAWS is a no-kill, volunteer and foster-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is working with the community to help animals. As one of Utah’s oldest animal rescue groups, our ongoing rescue, foster, education, low-income community support, and adoption programs help animals whose time is up at shelters, those who are abandoned & in-need, and as our resources allow.

    As a member of the CAWS Board of Directors you would be responsible for the governing of CAWS, focused upon mission, strategy, and goals of the organization. This includes oversight in four main areas; (1) Legal Oversight, (2) Management Oversight, (3) Financial Oversight, and (4) Program Oversight. As a potential board member you may wish to review the following documents:
    Bylaws of the Community Animal Welfare Society
    CAWS Conflict of Interest and Ethics Statement
    CAWS Board of Directors Responsibilities
    CAWS Board Member Letter of Agreement

    Becoming a board member is a considerable commitment as we meet and exceed best practices for the nonprofit community. The process of becoming a board member includes:
    1) Complete this application and supply the requested information
    2) Meet with member(s) from the CAWS Board of Directors
    3) If approved, your application will be submitted to the Board for vote
    4) If approved, you will meet with one or members for orientation
    5) Attend a CAWS Board meetings as a voting member

    Please email board@caws.org with any questions or concerns about your application or process.

    CAWS does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of ce, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, employment of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.
  • About You

  • Board Expectations

  • Documents

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