skip navigation

SYC Seeking Board Members

By Admin, 04/01/19, 12:00PM EDT


Join our Board!

SYC seeks committed volunteers willing to contribute their time, energy, and expertise to develop policy and promote SYC's mission. This is an exceptional opportunity to foster the growth and development of a local nonprofit organization devoted to youth sports and the community at large. Interested candidates must send an email, summarizing your professional and/or personal experience and why you are interested in serving on SYC's Board of Directors.

Email Laura Vaughn, Operations Manager, no later than April 30, 2019 in order to have your name placed on the ballot for the May 9th General Annual membership meeting. Nominations will also be accepted from the floor and each candidate is provided the opportunity to address the members prior to voting. 

Board Director Position Description

Attend regular meetings of the Springfield/South County Youth Club Board of Directors, which are each approximately two hours in duration. The board meets (12) times per year on the second Thursday of every month. Board members must be accessible for personal contact in between board meetings.

Provide leadership to board committees. Each board director is encouraged to serve as an active, ongoing member of at least one committee. This requires a number of meetings per year plus individual committee task completion time. Current and past committees included Building, Fundraising, Communications/Social Media Committee, and Finance Committee.

Prepare in advance for decision-making and policy formation at board meetings; take responsibility for self-education on the major issues before the board.

Responsibly review and act upon committee recommendations brought to the board for action. 

In general, utilize personal and professional skills, relationships, and knowledge for the advancement of Springfield South County Youth Club.