Organization Name: American Red Cross - North Treasure Coast Chapter
Address: 2506 17th Avenue
City: Vero Beach
State: FL
Zip Code: 32960
Web site:
Contact First Name: Sarah
Contact Last Name: Ruwe
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Phone Number: 772-562-2549
E-mail Address:
Mission Statement: The American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers and guided by its Congressional Charter and the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross Movement, will provide relief to victims of disasters and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.
Please check your main area(s) of service: Public
Geographic area in which your organization operates: Indian River and St. Lucie Counties
Year of Incorporation: 1905
What is your agency's budget size: 500-999k
How many Employees does your organization have: 9
How many Board Members do you have: 14
How many times per year does your board meet: 8
What is the estimated monthly time contribution of your board members: four to six hours
What is your organization's policy about financial contributions of board members?: Any
Minimum Required Amount:
What is the typical board member's term of service: 3 years
Does your agency have Directors & Officers (Board Liability) Insurance: Yes
Do you currently have any CPAs on your board: Yes
Briefly describe the CPAs role as a board member and any other expectations or comments: We are in need of a Treasurer to review monthly financial statements, Chair the Financial Committee, and help develop the annual budget. All board members are asked to consider the North Treasure Coast Chapter as one their top three charities for their giving. There are a limited number of events that board members are encouraged to attend, including the annual meeting and volunteer recognition, donor recognition and fundraisers. In times of large local disasters, board members are asked to help with episodic fund raising.

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