Financial Assistance Advisory Committee – Call for Applications

The qathet Regional District (qRD) is seeking members to sit on the Financial Assistance Advisory Committee (FAAC). The Committee is being formed to review applications for financial assistance and to recommend grant awards to various organizations from specific funding streams: grants-in-aid, economic development, and social planning.

Committee members must be 18 years of age or older, residents of the qathet Regional District, be generally available to attend bi-annual committee meetings at a minimum and meet the Terms of Reference criteria. During the COVID-19 pandemic all committee meetings will be held electronically to support social distancing.

qRD is looking for a varied membership of five (5) residents with the following attributes:

• Experience working on boards and committees
• Broad knowledge of community organizations within the qathet Regional District
• Grants experience (reviewing applications and allocating funds) would be an asset
• Strong level of professionalism and political acuity

Interested, eligible individuals should send a written application explaining why they want to sit on the Committee and what qualities and/or expertise they will bring to the Committee.

Applications may be submitted by e-mail. The deadline for applications is 4:30 pm, Friday, May 1, 2020.

Please address applications as follows:

Attn: Lauri Percy, Accounting Clerk
qathet Regional District
202 – 4675 Marine Avenue
Powell River, BC V8A 2L2
Phone: 604 485-2260
Fax: 604 485-2216