Helping CIANA Grow: An Interview with Derek Sam, CIANA Board Secretary
Board Member Derek Sam was a volunteer tutor and helped promote our #GivingTuesdayNow campaign, and is now CIANA's Board Secretary.
Change the world with us!
The Center for the Integration & Advancement of New Americans (CIANA) is seeking enthusiastic Board Members who are looking to make a difference.
Working in partnership with the Founder and CEO, the Board of Directors supports CIANA’s growth and provides mission-based leadership and strategic governance. The Board of Director’s role in CIANA’s fundraising efforts is paramount. They are expected to assist with the solicitation of contributions and funding from the government, foundations, organizations, and individuals, as well as to make annual gifts that reflect their commitment.
Time commitment is essential and active involvement is both critical and expected. Retirees are especially encouraged to apply.
The Center for the Integration & Advancement of New Americans (CIANA) is a small but dynamic Queens-based nonprofit social services organization that works to integrate new immigrants from the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, and Latin America into the socio-economic and civic life of American society while maintaining pride in their cultural heritage.
Duties and Responsibilities
Provide leadership, governance, and fiscal oversight
Build dynamic fundraising strategies and donor solicitation plans
Serve on board committees and taking on special assignments
Represent CIANA to stakeholders and act as ambassadors for the organization at events
Evening availability on the first Wednesday of every month for board meetings
Time availability for active participation in board activities
For more information, please visit CIANA’s website at www.cianainc.org or check out our social media at @cianainc.
To apply, please send a bio or resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.