Children's Health Foundation Board of Directors

Call for Applications – Board of Directors and Committees

Children’s Health Foundation inspires caring people to donate to support excellence in children’s health care and research at Children’s Hospital, TVCC and Children’s Health Research Institute.

Hand in hand with our donors and volunteers, we strengthen and transform the health care experience for children and their families across our vast region of Western Ontario.

Currently, we are seeking to add to our talented and diverse group of governance volunteers on our Board of Directors and its Committees for current and future needs.


Position Information

As we approach our Annual General Meeting in June 2021, there are upcoming vacancies on our Board of Directors and its Committees.

Skills that would complement our current Board of Directors include, but are not limited to:

  • Board Governance
  • Fundraising or non-profit
  • Health care industry
  • Human Resources/Talent Management
  • Risk Management/Insurance
  • Strategic Planning

Typical duties of a Board Member include:

  • Being prepared for and attending board meetings
  • Serving on at least one committee: Finance and Audit; Grants; Governance and Nominations; Strategic Marketing Advisory; Ambassadors’ Council; Special Event work teams
  • Serves a three-year term (Board of Directors); two-year term (Committee)
  • Monthly time commitment – less than 5 hours
  • Board meetings per year – 7 (these are currently virtual and moving forward will use a hybrid model of virtual and in-person)



Individuals interested in applying to join our Board of Directors and/or its Committees should fill out the application form and submit to Karen Hilliker – – as directed on the form. We encourage you to apply by April 15.

Children’s Health Foundation is committed to a diverse, inclusive, and equitable environment where all applicants are considered and feel respected and valued regardless of gender, age, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation or identity, disability, education, or any other bias.


*Photo taken prior to COVID-19

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