Members of the Board of Directors 2016-2017

Executive Committee

  • Yolande Cremer, Chair
  • Mel Sater, Deputy Chair
  • Stéphane Viau, Treasurer
  • Matthew Beutel, Executive Director

Members

  • James Brian
  • Sally Arsove
  • Gloriose Kagayo
  • Lucie Laliberté
  • Muhammed Zaman
  • Martha Labarge

Staff Representative

  • Marie-Christine Gauthier

Call for Nominations
Board Members

The Lowertown Community Resource Centre (LCRC) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life of the residents of Lowertown by promoting community engagement. The LCRC offers a wide range of services and programs: counseling, after-school and recreational activities, a community house, a food bank, early years programming, community development, neighbourhood events and much more.

The LCRC is seeking people who have a passion for advancing the well-being of the residents of Lowertown to sit on its Board of Directors.

REQUIREMENTS

    • A commitment to advancing the mission of the LCRC and to upholding its vision and values.
    • Availability to attend monthly board meetings, read relevant documents and participate in a small number of events (average of 4-6 hours per month or approximately 50 hours per year).
    • Comfortable functioning in a francophone environment (written and oral comprehension of French)
    • Willing to work collaboratively with the members of the Board of Directors

AREAS OF SKILL, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE

    • Community involvement
    • Knowledge of the Lowertown neighbourhood
    • Non-profit governance
    • Financial management or accounting
    • Business development
    • Law
    • Human resources
    • Strategic planning
    • Fundraising

OTHER CRITERIA

    • A minimum of three (3) Board members must be residents of Lowertown.
    • To ensure that the Board is representative of the population of Lowertown, particular consideration will be given to candidates who are between the ages of 18 and 35 and / or who belong to an ethno-cultural community.

Candidates can apply by sending a letter of interest and a CV or short profile by e-mail to administration@crcbv.ca. The deadline for submitting is May 20, 2017.
We thank all those who apply. Please note that we will only communicate with the candidates who will be interviewed.

Today at LCRC

JFS Settlement Worker is at the LCRC (B)
All day
Location: 40 Cobourg Street
French Playgroups (F)
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: 10 Patro Street
for childcare providers
DUAL Breakfast Drop-In (B)
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: the lounge of 380 Murray
DUAL (Drug User Advocacy League) and Lowertown, Our Home hosts a drop-in breakfast for current and former drug consumers. All peers are welcome. Residents from 110 Cobourg and 123 Augusta are also welcome.
Zumba and Yoga Classes for Women (E)
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Patro d’Ottawa (Gym 1 - 40 Cobourg Street)
Classes will alternate every week
Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: 201 Friel Street
Girl's Program (ages 10 to 14) (E)
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: 201 Friel Street