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Friends of High Park Zoo is Seeking Qualified Board of Directors Nominations

Friends of High Park Zoo is Seeking Qualified Board of Directors Nominations

  • Nominations for Eligible Candidates are Due January 31, 2014
  • AGM to be held Sunday March 2, 2014 at Howard Park Tennis Club (in Toronto) 2 pm to 4 pm
  • Up to Nine Directors Will be Elected on One and Two-Year Terms

Friends of High Park Zoo is governed by an elected volunteer member Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is comprised of no fewer than five (5) and no more than nine (9) Directors serving either one or two-year terms. Officer positions include: Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary and Treasurer.

This year election will be held at our Annual General Meeting on Sunday March 2, 2014 at Howard Park Tennis Club – on the east side of High Park in Toronto http://www.howardparktennis.com/about-us/location/ – from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

To be eligible to be nominated, a Friends of High Park Zoo Board candidate must be a Member in good standing, at least eighteen (18) years of age and legally capable of serving as a director of a not-for-profit corporation in Ontario (see details below). To be eligible as a Member in good standing of Friends of High Park Zoo, a donation during 2013 (or by January 31, 2014) must have been made to Friends of High Park Zoo or on behalf of Friends of High Park Zoo to the Toronto Parks and Trees Foundation. (Visit https://www.highparkzoo.ca/participate for more information.) Members can nominate themselves or other Members to be Board candidates.

In 2014, Friends of High Park Zoo will elect up to nine directors: on one and two-year terms.

For more information, please visit http://www.deondesigns.com/highparkzoo2/friends-of-high-park-zoo-board-posting-december-2013-finala/