Board Members Needed by Our Nonprofits

York County Public Library Foundation exists to help the Library support our communities so reading, lifelong learning, and imagination can flourish. Our current Capital Campaign is to raise $150,000 to help remodel and expand the Yorktown Public Library.  We are looking for a Library Foundation Board President to lead our meetings and guide our strategic planning.  A Treasurer and another Board member to help with fundraising and library advocacy.  Our board currently meets quarterly for about 1 1/2 hours on the 3rd Tue of the month at 5:30 p.m.  This time can be changed to be suitable for new board members.  We also meet a few more times a year for special fundraisers.  Our next scheduled meeting is April 17th at the Tabb Library located at 100 Long Green Blvd, Yorktown, VA  23693.  Please contact Teiko Soova 757-412-7415 if interested.

So-Etiquette Society is seeking board members for a minimum 2-year term. The mission of So-Etiquette Society is to teach and provide youth with the social skills and related soft skills necessary to command an audience, lead a corporation, and innovate and inspire others and themselves to greatness. We are interested in building a strong organization with dedicated and involved Board members. As a newer organization, we are in need of people who can provide help in specific areas including: youth enrollment, fundraising, securing event venues, public relations, and grant writing. We welcome the chance to meet with you to share more about our organization, our progress thus far, and how you can help us move forward with your time and talent. Please contact Executive Director, Lavora Moore, via email.

Williamsburg Players is in need of Board members to serve in various positions, including: Secretary, Vice-President/Business Development and Marketing Chair. The board meets on the first Monday of each month at 6:30 at the theater. This is a “working board.” For more information, click here.

Natasha House is looking for new Board Members with the following skill sets: 1. Development &/or grant-writing; 2.  Fund raising &/or Event planning; 3.  Building maintenance &/or General Contracting; 4. Human Resources &/or Organizational Development. For more information, please contact Karen Brown, Executive Director, (757) 898-1350.

Access Virginia was established in 2014 to provide and promote accessibility at performing arts theaters as well as other venues for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing and Blind/Visually Impaired Communities, to create tangible positive changes in their lives. The methods of accommodation are open captioning and audio description. We are currently in need of two new Board members who have experience in fundraising and development. If you are interested in serving, or learning more about us, please contact Lois Boyle, President of Access Virginia at 757-719-0279 or email.

Bacon Street Youth & Family Services. We are passionate about supporting families. For close to 45 years we have served adolescents and families dealing with substance abuse through treatment and prevention programs. We are seeking board members who are actively involved in fundraising to help them expand their reach out into the community and continue to offer valuable services in James City County, City of Williamsburg, York County, and City of Poquoson. For more details, please email Kimberly Dellinger or call Kim at (757) 253-0111.

Dream Catchers will have several openings in the next few months for new board members.  We seek board members who are actively involved in fund raising, comply with our meeting requirements (10 per year, last Tuesday of the month from 5:30- 7:00 p,.m),  those who plan to be part of the leadership team of the board, and those who give a personal gift at the leadership level.  We seek people who are passionate about our mission.  In addition to board members we are actively seeking people to volunteer in our programs, primarily by volunteering in the therapeutic lessons with the students with special needs and our horses. Inquiries about the board can be sent via email to Janet Mayberry, our board chair, or Nancy Paschall via email.

Patient Advocate Foundation is seeking Community Advisory Board members who, along with PAF, will 1) work together to identify healthcare needs and gaps that exist in our local community, 2) bring solutions and financial resources to those needs through a collaborative and creative process and 3) create and execute signature projects and programs that bring value to the residents of our own community. For more details, click here.


The Arc of Greater Williamsburg is seeking community members to help them expand their reach out into the community and continue to offer valuable programs that serve people with intellectual and related developmental disabilities. To learn more, please contact Gary “Andy” Dayton via email.

Aura Curiatlas Physical Theatre
is a new performing arts company that is ready to build a strong board of trustees to help us expand our reach. We tour all around the east coast, and Virginia is one of our central locations. We would like to include workshops more often in tandem with our performances. For more information, please feel free to contact Joan Gavaler, 757/561-4242 or via email.  

Proclaiming Grace Outreach is searching for those interested in becoming a part of a hard working board that feeds the hungry and serves their basic needs in lower New Kent and Upper James City Counties. We currently are in need of a Board Secretary, who would be responsible for taking minutes at our monthly meetings as well as keeping a calendar of events, and some correspondence. We are also seeking board members who have an interest in and/or experience in joining our Capital Fundraising Campaign. We are interested in as much or as little time as you may have. If interested, or for additional information, please email Melanie King or call 757 810 4337.

Tree of Life International Inc. is in need of board members who are interested in helping to empower women and girls. General Board members as well as those who are interested in serving as secretary, treasurer and someone with IT experience. If interested, or for additional information, please email Cookie James.

Colonial CASA, a 501 (c)(3) organization provides trained volunteers who advocate on behalf of abused or neglected children going through the court process. If you are interested and qualified to serve on the board, please email Executive Director Charlotte Klamer for further information.

OneChurch is a community of caring Christian ministries working together to make loving & effective connections with our neighbors. We are trainers, facilitators and coaches in the Asset Based Community Development (ABCD) model of Community Development. We are in need of board members to bring fresh eyes to our work and who have experience with marketing and fundraising in particular. Our non-profit needs to become much better known about and more widely used and supported. Contact: James Moynihan via email.

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