JOIN THE BOARD

We believe that marginalized communities must be centered in the work we do;

therefore, we strongly encourage applications from people with these identities.

JOIN THE BOARD

 

Fort Worth Music Therapy Fund is seeking Board Members. FWMTF’s mission is to increase access to music therapy in Texas. The Board will support the work of FWMTF and provide mission-based leadership and strategic governance. We believe that marginalized communities must be centered in the work we do; therefore, we strongly encourage applications from people with these identities.

Specific Board Member responsibilities:

  • Know FWMTF’s mission, programs, and needs 
  • Faithfully read and understand FWMTF’s financial statements 
  • Serve as active advocates and ambassadors for the organization 
  • Leverage connections and resources to develop collective action to fully achieve our mission 
  • Consider FWMTF a philanthropic priority and make contributions within personal capacity
  • Prepare for and conscientiously participate in (quarterly) board meetings 
  • Participate fully in committees and on special projects when needed
  • Represent FWMTF to stakeholders, acting as an ambassador for the organization 
  • Ensure FWMTF’s commitment to a diverse board that reflects the community we serve
  • Follow bylaws and policies set by FWMTF
  • Sign a conflict-of-interest disclosure and disclose potential conflicts 

Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications:

  • A pre-existing passion for making therapy accessible and equitable
  • A commitment to and understanding of FWMTF’s target beneficiaries, preferably based on experience 
  • A natural affinity for cultivating relationships and collaborating with other individuals and organizations
  • Personal qualities of integrity and credibility

Board terms

FWMTF’s Board Members will serve a two-year term to be eligible for re-appointment. Service on FWMTF’s Board of Directors is without remuneration, except for administrative support, travel, and accommodation costs in relation to Board Members’ duties. 

 

The next term begins 1/1/2022

and ends 12/31/2023.

 

Please submit Letter of Interest

to info@fwmusictherapyfund.org.

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P.O. Box 33913 Fort Worth TX 76162

a 501(c)(3) charitable organization