Organization Name: Special Olympics Florida-Leon County
Address: 3601 Westmorland Drive
City: Tallahassee
State: FL
Zip Code: 32303
Web site:
Contact First Name: Anika
Contact Last Name: Fields
Title: Management Team Member
Phone Number: (850) 510-4277
E-mail Address:
Mission Statement: To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Please check your main area(s) of service: Human
Geographic area in which your organization operates: Tallahassee, Florida
Year of Incorporation: n/a
What is your agency's budget size: 50-99k
How many Employees does your organization have: n/a
How many Board Members do you have: 6 (*we're referred to as the Management Team)
How many times per year does your board meet: 8-12 times per year
What is the estimated monthly time contribution of your board members: 10-20 hours
What is your organization's policy about financial contributions of board members?: None
Minimum Required Amount:
What is the typical board member's term of service: Do not have a policy on this.
Does your agency have Directors & Officers (Board Liability) Insurance: No
Do you currently have any CPAs on your board: No
Briefly describe the CPAs role as a board member and any other expectations or comments: This person would become the Finance Chair of the Management Team (Special Olympics Florida-Leon county is under the auspices of the Florida Special Olympics. Each county has a management team which coordinates the county activities and functions as the Board for that county); create and manage the budget; provide the budget at grant presentations.

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