2021 Board of Directors Application

Do you have extensive knowledge of The Cat Welfare Association shelter, or skills in organizational management, finance, fundraising, marketing, computer technology, cat care, construction, or other areas that might be beneficial to The Cat Welfare Association?  If you have any of these attributes and want to make a difference, please consider submitting an application to serve as a Board member. 

Cat Welfare's Board members are responsibel for ensuring the organization stays true to its mission, and is as effective as possible in pursuing strategic goals. These ambassadors are required to participate in scheduled meetings, work on committees, and engage in fundraising. 

Prospective Board members must be Supporting Members or Life Members for at least one year immediatley preceeding the election, with evidence of active involvement in the organization. 

The election to fill board openings will be held on November 16, 2021 (location to be determined). One vote is allowed for each membership. Board members must be at least 18 years of age. 

Download the application below, or contact the shelter to have one mailed to you.

Email your completed application to boardresumes@catwelfareassoc.org or mail to the shelter Attention: Helen DeSantis, 741 Wetmore Rd, Columbus, OH 43214. The deadline for submission is September 10, 2021. 

Information about each candidate will be posted on our website on or about September 28th. Contact the shelter if you would like candidates' information mailed to you.  

Link to Application for Board of Directors