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We are looking for a few good Board of Directors members!

Dear Prospective Board Member:

We are in the process of recruiting new Directors for to serve on the Celebrating Special Children Board of Directors. You have been recommended to our Board Development Committee as a possible candidate for board service. Please give serious consideration to nomination for a board position. Several two-year and three-year board terms will become available beginning in April 2009.

The next several years promise to be exciting ones for Celebrating Special Children, as we continue to grow to meet the needs of the communities we serve. The Board of Directors will play a central role in or growth. Your experience and involvement in our community lead us to believe you are well qualified to be nominated for a board position. As you consider this opportunity, we ask you review the board director position description included in this mailing. As you will see, our board is a decision making and a working board.

A primary responsibility of board directors is to participate in the development of policy and making decisions concerning our operation at board meetings held at least four times a year. Another key responsibility is to an active role on one of the board committees. Board nominees are asked to make that committee commitment before they are voted onto the board. Copies of committee descriptions are also included in this mailing for your review.

Since its founding in 2002, Celebrating Special Children has become recognized as provider of a resource guide to aid parents in supporting their child with special needs, and we are working toward becoming the premier source of special needs resource information. We invite you to become a part of this growing tradition.

A member of our Board Development Committee will contact you by phone to discuss this invitation and may have already done so. In the meantime, if you wish to be considered as a candidate for the Board of Directors, please feel free to contact me directly, at celebratingspecialchildren@gmail.com. All new board members will attend a short orientation meeting to review board responsibilities in more detail and to receive addition information about Celebrating Special Children.
We look forward to your involvement.


Sincerely,

 

Ms. Bonita Pennino
Chair
Celebrating Special Children Board of Directors

 

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PO Box 5333
Virginia Beach, VA 23455