Join the LLLCF Board

If you are interested in joining our Lafayette Library & Learning Center Foundation Board of Trustees, please read job description below and contact Beth Needel at for more information. Click here for application.

Board of Trustees Job Description

September 21, 2018

Overall Trustee Role

  • Serve a two-year term
  • Attend an initial orientation
  • Prepare for and attend monthly Board meetings
  • Participate in trainings requested by the Board
  • Serve as an ambassador to the community by promoting the needs and value of the LLLC and building relationships with stakeholders
  • Minimal financial contribution commitment

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Have working knowledge of the organization’s Strategic Plan and goals
  • Set program goals and policies
  • Identify and actively cultivate potential and current donors
  • Identify and cultivate potential board members
  • Contribute to and manage a strategic plan and its evaluation cycle
  • Administer the City’s space use policy and recommend revisions
  • Select and participate in an annual evaluation of the Executive Director
  • Participate in the annual Board Effectiveness Self-Assessment

Participation Details

  • Minimum commitment of $500 a year
  • Purchase two tickets to annual fundraising event
  • Volunteer as one of the hosts at two events per year, actively welcoming guests and attendees
  • Must participate on at least one committee or task force plus must work on one of the following fund raising committees:
    1. Community Relations and Business Development
    2. NATL or other annual fundraising event
    3. Annual Giving