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Are you a business leader passionate about advancing education in our community? The Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) invites you to apply for a position on our Board of Directors. By leveraging your expertise and influence, you can play a pivotal role in shaping educational initiatives, supporting Chandler Unified School District (CUSD) students, and fostering innovative programs.

Join us in our mission to fuel access, innovation, and excellence for our students and community. Apply today to become a catalyst for educational success!

Board Member Expectations

The CEF Board of Directors have a legal and ethical responsibility to ensure that the organization does the best work possible in pursuit of its mission. Our Board members believe in our mission and act responsibly and prudently as its steward. Each member serves a three (3) year term. 

General Responsibilities:

  • Champion for CEF, becoming informed of the value CEF holds in the community and with CUSD. 
  • Hold CEF accountable for the needs of the community. 
  • Attend at least 75% of bi-monthly board meetings. 
  • Attend at least two (2) CEF events. 
  • Serve on at least one (1) committee (Governance, Finance, or Marketing) which meets at least six (6) times per year. 
  • Attend and actively participate in the annual board retreat. 
  • Make a personal financial contribution to CEF at a level that is meaningful to the Board member.
  • Responsible for either giving or securing $3,000 in contributions to CEF. This can include in-kind donations for needed services or items (with prior approval from Executive Director). This is inclusive of the sale of at least 50 Winner's Choice Raffle tickets ($1,000).
  • Stay informed about what is going on in the Foundation, including asking questions, requesting information, participating in and taking responsibility for making decisions on issues, policies, and other matters. 

If you have questions about the requirements of becoming a Chandler Education Foundation Board member, please contact us at 480-224-3030 or by email. 

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