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Young Supporters Board Application

*The last day to apply is July 28th!

Young Supporters Board Purpose

The Young Supporters Board of the Furniture Bank of Metro Atlanta is dynamic group of young leaders who support the Furniture Bank by leveraging their social and professional networks to increase visibility and awareness of the Furniture Bank + raise funds to support the Furniture Bank’s mission to provide essential household furniture to individuals and families in need.

 

Areas of Focus

Race for Rest – Fall 5k and Bed Race
-Help generate new ideas to enhance the event

-Connect us with sponsors or in-kind donors to increase event profits

-Recruit 10 racers for the 5k

-Participate in the day-of Race for Rest on Saturday, October 28th (as a runner/walker or volunteer)

-Promote event via social media, e-mail, and in-person

Engagement of other young supporters throughout the year

-As a group, host 2 “friendraisers” (volunteer or social event)

-This can be a table build, kitchen kit drive, or something new!

Chairish the Future – Spring Gala

-Hold a gift gathering event to collect items for the silent auction

-Attend the Chairish the Future gala

-Recruit 3 people to join you at Chairish

 

Member Benefits

-Hands-on experience in nonprofit leadership

-Recognition on our website and at major events

-An opportunity to serve the members of the Atlanta community who are moving out homelessness, fleeing domestic violence, or struggling to make ends meet

-The opportunity to participate in social and unique volunteer events with mission minded young leaders throughout Atlanta

 

Expectations

-Make an annual financial gift to the Furniture Bank at a level that is meaningful to you

-Attend all but one of the 6 schedule meetings throughout the year

-Generate new donors/sponsors/volunteers from your network for the Furniture Bank of Metro Atlanta

-Serve on the board for the 2-year minimum term