BOARD COMPOSITION AND TERMS
Associate Board members serve a one year term. Subsequent terms are agreed to based on desire and
performance. The Associate Board meets approximately five times a year. In addition, various committees,
such as the development committee and recruitment committee, meet occasionally to facilitate the
achievement of specific objectives.
BOARD MEMBERSHIP AND RESPONSIBILITY
Be knowledgeable about and committed to the organization’s mission and program
Prepare for, attend, and actively participate in Associate Board and committee meetings. Associate Board members who miss three consecutive meetings will meet with a Co-Chair to review their board membership status
Advocate for CASA-NYC in the community. Be an ambassador— both in heightening awareness of CASA-NYC and in bringing the organization information from its various communities.
Make CASA-NYC a top priority for your charitable giving
Attend and support the annual benefit
Suggest possible nominees to the Associate Board who can make significant contributions both to the work of the Board and the organization
Be available for consultation, and be willing to use your expertise at a level that will enhance the organization
You can apply to become a member of the Associate Board here.