The Chairman and Trustees seek applications from members of the public wishing to be considered for vacancies on the Board of the Foundation.
Corra Foundation is an independent Grant Making Trust. Since the Foundation was established in 1985, it has distributed over £91 million to more than 13,000 charities.
We are looking for Trustees who have a passion for the charitable sector in Scotland, and an interest in strengthening and growing communities. In particular, we are looking for Trustees from the following backgrounds: investment, legal, entrepreneurial, strategic fundraising, commerce/industry, PR/public affairs, and charity sector.
The work of the Foundation is varied and we particularly welcome applicants with a vision for the voluntary sector and how best our funds might be used to make Scotland a better place. The Foundation is committed to supporting grassroots voluntary organisations throughout Scotland, particularly those in the fields of children, youth work, homelessness, alcohol and drug abuse, minorities, disability, rural disadvantage and support for older people in our society.
Corra Foundation is committed to the principle of equal opportunities and would welcome applications, which reflect the diversity of Scotland today. Applications are invited from people with a broad background and range of experience.
Further information and application forms are available from:
Mary E Craig OBE FCIBS FRSA, Chief Executive
Riverside House, 502 Gorgie Road, Edinburgh EH11 3AF
tel: 0131 444 4020
Or you can download the application here as well as our Criteria.
Closing date for applications is 17th May 2013. Applicants may wish to note that interviews will be held during the week of 17th June 2013, with the exact date and time to be notified to successful applicants nearer the time.
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Registered in Scotland Number SC096068
Scottish Charity Number SC009481