7900 NW 27th Avenue, Suite E-12, Miami, Florida 33147-4909
(786) 318-2337

Board Membership

Empower "U", Inc. Community Health Center a minority, peer-based, not-for-profit, 501(c)3 community-based organization seeking community-minded individuals to fill vacancies on the Board of Directors. We are looking for individuals willing to share their time, talent, skill set, expertise, community connections and diverse perspective to serve on the Board.

Below are the requirements to serve on the Board of Directors.

Membership Categories
  • Business Management
  • Evaluation
  • Finance
  • Fundraising
  • Human Resources
  • Law
  • People living with HIV/AIDS
  • Consumers of HIV/AIDS Service
  • Health Center Patients
  • Program Development
  • Public Relations/Marketing
Board Members Duties
  • Attend quarterly and interim meetings (as needed).
  • Serve on at least one standing or ad-hoc committee. Committees include Executive Committee, Nominating Committee, Fundraising Committee, Budget/Finance Committee and Program Committee.
  • Monitor (NOT manage) activities of Executive Director in carrying out program goals and policies set by the board.
  • Represent the organization positively within the community when appropriate.
  • Assist the organization to gain community support by exercising personal and professional contacts whenever possible.
  • Contribute personally to fundraising campaign.
Time Commitment
  • Approximately 2 hours a month for board meetings plus 1 hour prep time for all meetings.
  • One annual full-day retreat.
  • Approximately 4-8 hours per year attendance at special events.
  • Other time depending on individual member's assumption of responsibilities.
  • An initial 2 hour orientation to the work of the organization will be provided by the CEO and the Board Chair.
  • Annual retreat for on-going training.
If interested in applying for Board Membership complete the following form:
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