Join Our Mission: Become a Board Member at Northern Virginia Food Rescue

Join Our Mission: Become a Board Member at Northern Virginia Food Rescue

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the time commitment for board members? Board members are expected to attend monthly meetings and participate in at least one committee. Additionally, they should volunteer at least six times per year and support fundraising efforts.

Q: Do I need prior board experience? While prior experience is helpful, it is not required. We value diverse perspectives and experiences.

Q: What skills or qualifications are you looking for in a board member? We seek individuals with diverse skills and backgrounds, including but not limited to finance, marketing, fundraising, law, and community outreach. A passion for our mission and a commitment to active participation are the most important qualifications.

Q: How long is the term for a board member? Board members serve a regular term of three years, with the possibility of serving up to three consecutive terms. After fulfilling their term limit, members may be appointed again in a later non-consecutive term.

Q: Where can I find additional details about board member commitments and conflict of interest policies? For comprehensive information about board member commitments, please review our Board Member Annual Commitment Document. Additionally, detailed guidelines on conflict of interest policies can be found in our Conflict of Interest Policy Document.