Youth Board Members Invitation

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Inshaa Allah ILIA has 3 seats for board members of ages 16 – 20 to serve two year terms on our board of directors, looking after the needs and strategies of the organization at a national level. This is an exciting role to shape the future and requires exceptionally highly motivated youth who have strong belief in themselves through a solid understanding of Allah’s (swt) attributes.

Criteria:

  • Age – no older than 20 on 1/1/2014 and no younger than 16
  • High School or College GPA of no less than 3.5
  • Submission of a resume and a short letter of interest
  • Provide a 15 min online presentation explaining interest in role over the web or in person
  • Past experience of at least 80 volunteer hrs over 12 month period in community services
  • Two references (school teacher or community leader)
  • Strong English language
  • Passing of a phone screening interview
  • In-Person interview at ILIA’s offices
  • Ability to attend board meetings 12 times a year via conference
  • Lives in one of the 48 continental states.
  • Practicing Muslim
  • Permission of parent

Interested youth may reply to this announcement in confidence along with a resume. Upon receipt of resume and initial screening, candidates shall be provided a copy of ILIA’s bylaws for further details on role, organization, mission and responsibilities.

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Why Join ILIA Board of Directors?

  • ILIA was founded by youth
  • Be part of building a world-class institute focused on leadership development, education and research
  • Learn skills that give you a jump start on college and career
  • Have a say in fixing the world’s problems
  • Be a positive example
  • Grow yourself intellectually and spiritually
  • Earn good deeds that will help when you depart this life
  • We can probably go on and on for a few hours …