Volunteer Opportunities

Smokefree SC Board of Directors is Accepting Nominations for Open Board Seats

2-year term beginning July 1, 2022

   

Nonprofit board service is an excellent opportunity to learn about organizational development, participate in strategic planning, and meet and work with like-minded colleagues who share your interest in protecting South Carolinians from the enormous toll of tobacco products.

     

Self-nominations are welcome and encouraged!

Priority Needs for Open Board Seats

 

Location - we aim to have Board members representing different areas throughout the state and are currently seeking nominees from any location in South Carolina

 

Areas of Experience and Expertise

  1. Smoking Cessation – experience as a cessation counselor and/or promoting cessation services particularly in marginalized communities and populations
     

  2. Rural/Low-income/At-risk Populations – experience and relationships in rural, low-income, or other
    at-risk communities

     

  3. Local Advocacy and Organizing - experience in community engagement, educating local influencers and policymakers, and/or recruiting others to become volunteer advocates
     

  4. State Lobbying – someone who can keep the Board, staff, and our constituents updated on SC state bills that directly impact tobacco prevention and control efforts
     

  5. Accounting/CPA – to serve as Treasurer, review quarterly financial reports, meet quarterly with the Finance & Operations Director, and provide financial advice or guidance as needed