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 bneedel@lllcf.org 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