Join our Board of Directors

FoodShare is looking for dynamic and committed individuals, who are interested in helping to shape the future of our work by joining our Board of Directors.

While we encourage anyone to apply, in 2018-2019, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from people who identify as Black, Indigenous, people of colour, and youth.

Board members commit an average of 8-10 hours a month, including attendance at board and committee meetings, and providing guidance and support through committee work and other duties, with the expectation of commitment to a two year term.

If you are interested in applying for a position on FoodShare’s Board of Directors please send your cover letter and resume to

In your cover letter please detail your interest and the experience you would bring to the position, including insights on what you find most compelling about the work that FoodShare does in the community and why.

The deadline for applications is Friday May 11th at 11:59 pm EST.

Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted before the end of May, with successful candidates expected to attend FoodShare’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Open House on Wednesday June 20th, 2018.

If you are not selected as a candidate for FoodShare’s board, we hope that we can find other opportunities for us to work together in support of good healthy food for all.

To learn more about FoodShare you can visit our website at or take a look at our strategic plan.