Join our Board of Directors

The Canadian Latin American Association seeks dynamic individuals for positions on its Board of Directors.

The Board of Directors consists of 12 members and meets approximately ten times a year.  Board members are also sometimes asked to sit on board and ad hoc committees.

This volunteer position requires board members to assist with the implementation of CALA’s newly acquired strategic goals.

CALA’s mission is to be a relevant resource for the Latin American Community that promotes cultural identity and supports integration

The applicant must:

  • Be willing to take an active role in various initiatives and fundraising events

  • Be at least 18 years of age

  • Not have claimed bankruptcy in the past 12 months

  • Be a person who is a permanent resident/Canadian Citizen

  • Be able to commit to consistent attendance at board meetings and committee work

  • Be prepared to volunteer 5-10 hours per month

If you are interested please forward a letter of interest focusing on these questions:

  • Why are you interested in join CALA?

  • Area(s) of expertise/Contributions you feel you can bring to the board of directors of CALA.

  • What would you like to get from the board of CALA?

  • Other volunteer commitments you have participated in the past

Please ensure to send the above with contact information, a noted letter of interest and a copy of your curriculum vitae at