Board of Directors and Committee opportunities (volunteer)

Description of Charity:

SkirtsAfire is Edmonton’s only multidisciplinary arts festival featuring and elevating the work of women and those who identify as women in the arts. Each year we continue to expand our festival 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
Casino Committee
Membership Committee
Fundraising Committee
Human Resources Committee

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