Healing Programs Working Group (1‒3 vacancies)

Healing Programs Working Group (1‒3 vacancies)

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July 28, 2020 to September 10, 2020

The Healing Programs Working Group supports the vision of whole and balanced Indigenous communities by providing grants for education, culture, and language initiatives for healing and leadership development. The working group receives and discerns applications for several grants, including The Healing Fund, the Alvin Dixon Memorial Bursary, the Dorothy Jenkins Fund, and the Endowment Fund for Indigenous Post-Secondary Education.

We are looking for strategic thinkers, knowledge keepers, and keepers of history. Some members will be former residential school students or their second- or third-generation family members. Members will have a deep commitment to education and leadership development. Youth and young adults, Two-Spirit members, Elders, and urban Indigenous people are encouraged to consider this working group.

Each year there will be a meeting in the spring and in the fall. Additional monthly meetings may occur by video-conference call.

For more information about this vacancy, please see the complete description, below.

Contact Information

To apply for this vacancy, please express interest or nominate someone.

All submissions will be acknowledged by e-mail. If you do not receive acknowledgement, please contact Member Engagement. Incomplete or late submissions cannot be considered.

For further information or assistance in expressing interest or nominating someone, please contact:

Member Engagement
The United Church of Canada
3250 Bloor St. West, Suite 200
Toronto, ON M8X 2Y4
Tel: 416-231-5931, ext. 2211
Toll-Free: 1-800-268-3781, ext. 2211
Fax: 416-231-3103 attn: Member Engagement
E-mail:  nominate [at] united-church.ca


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