Board Director Positions

YANA Comox Valley is seeking Board Members for October 2023 (postponed to November 16, 2023) elections who will serve a minimum three (3) year term and assist YANA in its mission of financially supporting Comox Valley families who need to travel for the treatment of a child or pregnant mother.  The Board meets every month except February and August. For the 2023-2024 year, meetings will be on the second Thursday of the month, at 6:30pm.

Candidates with the following attributes are encouraged to submit an Expression of Interest:

  • Sensitivity to and a willingness to understand the unique needs of our clients and their families;

  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to YANA’s vision, mission and values;

  • Ability to be objective, work as a group and respect the views of others;

  • Recognize the time commitment and energy necessary to be a Board Director;

  • Would enjoy representing YANA in the community and speaking to groups about YANA

The YANA Board of Directors is a diverse group of people from a variety of sectors.  What they have in common is a passion and love for YANA.  Serving on the board is an incredibly rewarding experience and an opportunity to work with some fun, amazing volunteers and staff.

Please complete our Expression of Interest application below and email it to All applications will be forwarded to the Nominating Committee of the Board who will decide which applicants will be interviewed. You will be contacted if you are chosen for an interview. Please reach out to anytime with any questions.  We look forward to hearing from you!

Expression of Interest Application – Fillable Form

Expression of Interest Application – Printable