Call for nominations: CBA National Charities and Not-for-Profit Law Section

APPLY ONLINE | APRIL 30 – MAY 31, 2018

The CBA National Charities and Not-for-Profit Law Section is seeking nominations for a Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary and up to 10 Members-at-Large, for the term September 1, 2018 to August 31, 2019.


The Chair oversees activities, presides at meetings, and reports to the Board of Directors as required.


The Vice-Chair acts for the Chair in the absence or inability of the Chair to act, attends meetings, and assists the Chair and Executive Committee as needed.


The Secretary prepares minutes of meetings in a timely manner and assists the Executive Committee as needed.

The Secretary sequentially occupies each office through to Past Chair, which involves a five-year commitment.


Member-at-Large positions are open to Section members who wish to actively participate in the work of the Section. Members-at-Large attend meetings and conference calls as they are able, and provide input or take responsibility for various tasks as they arise. There are many opportunities to assist.

Young lawyers and students with a particular interest or relevant experience are encouraged to apply.

Roles and expectations for each position.


Nominations must be received by May 31, 2018. When filling positions, the Section takes various factors into account, including language, geographic representation and diversity. We consider members who are familiar with and active in Section activities, but also seek new participants.

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