Board of Directors and Committee opportunities (volunteer)

Description of Charity:

SkirtsAfire is Edmonton’s only multidisciplinary arts organization featuring and elevating the work of women, those who identify as women, and non-binary folx in the arts. Each year we continue to expand our programming and grow as a team: we ask ourselves how we can do better, think bigger, and empower artists and audiences through the community we’ve created.

Role: Make a difference! Consider joining the Board of Directors and/or one of our Committees. You’ll be working with a dynamic, fun and inclusive team to help advance governance, structures, and processes that will guide the organization in its growth. As a Committee member, you’ll be supporting the Board in planning and executing various strategies.

Time commitment is approximately 6 hours per month for meetings, committee work and events.


• Leadership, management or professional background in either finance, accounting, human resources, legal, marketing, fundraising, communications or public relations. Individuals working toward a designation are welcome to apply.
• Experience with non-profit Board governance and funding is an asset, or an interest to grow experience in this area.
• Ability to fulfill the time commitment and responsibilities of the role.
• Motivated and inclusive team player.

Term: Two-year term.

Contact: To apply, submit your resume, and cover letter to: In your cover letter, we invite you to describe the actions or abilities you’ve demonstrated in your volunteerism and/or work and life that would support the SkirtsAfire vision and mission.

Visit the rest of our website to learn more about SkirtsAfire, or review the job descriptions here:
Board Member Job Description
Membership Committee
Fundraising Committee
Human Resources Committee
Diversity & Inclusion Committee

Thank you for your interest! We’re excited to learn more about you.