Various heirloom tomatoes and carrots

Call for Volunteer Treasurer & Board Members

It is an exciting time for VUFS as we continue to grow and strengthen our team. We are looking for a Treasurer and new Members-at-Large to join our volunteer Board of Directors. Take a look at the descriptions below – if you have an interest in supporting the urban farming movement and this sounds like you, please get in touch! Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

Position #1: Treasurer
VUFS is looking for a Chartered Professional Accountant to join our volunteer Board of Directors as Treasurer starting as soon as possible. We are particularly interested in recruiting a CPA with the expertise to assist us in maintaining the financial systems that our outgoing Board Treasurer has implemented.

Take a look at our complete position description here, and send an expression of interest and a resume to hello@urbanfarmers.ca to apply.

Position #2: Member-at-Large

The VUFS Board of Directors is currently recruiting new Members-at-Large, with a particular focus on candidates with expertise in the areas of Fund Development, Law, and Policy. The ideal candidates would have a background in one of the fields listed above, strong professional connections, an interest in urban and/or small-scale sustainable agriculture, and the desire to strategically apply their expertise to supporting our organization.

Take a look at our complete position description here, and send an expression of interest and a resume to hello@urbanfarmers.ca to apply.