Another important benefit to CaGBC Chapter membership is becoming actively involved with your green building community. Chapter members are eligible to run for Chapter leadership positions and participate in Chapter committees and meetings. If you are interested in getting involved with the CaGBC Manitoba Region Chapter, contact Crystal Bornais (firstname.lastname@example.org) today.
Current Volunteer Opportunities (On-going)
Communications & Research (1 position)
Supporting the chapter through the collection of stories for monthly membership spotlights and conduct community research. Anticipated time commitment is 5 hours per month.
Event Support (multiple positions)
Support logistics and coordination of events throughout the year. Anticipated time commitment is 2-5 hours per event. Volunteers can choose how many events they would like to support throughout the year.
Emerging Green Professionals Committee
Our EGP committee will work towards increasing awareness about sustainable practices through organizing activities and events. The committee’s mission is to support the CaGBC MB Chapter’s goals of facilitating market transformation, by supporting students and new professionals through educational programs, career development opportunities and networking events. EGP is an official committee of the MB Chapter. Our committee is made up entirely of dedicated volunteers and you must be an Emerging Green Professional (EGP) member of the MB Chapter to be eligible to apply. A call for committee volunteers goes out each spring - contact Crystal for more information.
Manitoba Leadership Board
Serving on the Chapter Leadership Board is a great way to get further involved in contributing to the transformation of the built environment at the regional level. The Leadership Board establishes regional strategies, initiatives and priorities, and contributes to the advancement of the nationwide mission and strategic goals by working collaboratively with CaGBC staff and the Chapter Advisory Committee (a Committee of the CaGBC Board of Directors), demonstrating strategic leadership, collective decision-making and representing a diversity of opinions and perspectives. Calls for nominations go out each year in February - contact Crystal
for more information.