Join our board of directors

Part Time, Volunteer Position

Open Arms Community is seeking part time (a few hours a month) Board Members to serve on our Board of Directors.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Advise the Director on programmatic changes

  • Advise the Director on budgetary matters

  • Serve on a committee (such as personnel or building)

  • Participate in United Methodist, ecumenical, interfaith, community-based, or other gatherings of colleagues and/or neighbors who are engaged in activities which match the mission and vision of Open Arms Community

  • Assist with Open Arms Community activities on occasion in some capacity so that the community gets to know you and you get to know the community.

Requirements for the position include:

  • Experience in a field related to nonprofit work, HR, church mission, racial diversity, or fundraising

  • Working knowledge of the United Methodist Church (or a willingness to learn)

  • Demonstrated ability to work with people from diverse ethnic, racial, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

  • Participation in additional training as required periodically

Interested candidates:

Send a letter of interest and a resume addressed to the Personnel Committee to:

Personnel - Board Member Search

ATTN: Rev. Julie Wilson

Open Arms Community

437 E Sprague St. Winston-Salem, NC 27127

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We'd like to know more about you to see if you are a good fit for our community. Please provide the following information:

Do you speak Spanish?

Thanks for applying! We’ll be in touch soon.