Our Board

The Circle of Friends for Newcomers (Hamilton) is a not-for-profit registered charity governed by a volunteer board of directors.  The Board of Directors consists of a Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary and up to 12 other members. New board members are asked to make a commitment of a minimum of one-year.

Responsibilities of Board Members

Attend board meetings (approximately ten per year) and the annual general meeting

Serve on a sub-committee as needed

Act as a representative of the board and the organization at community events, as required

Criteria for selection as a Board Member

Commitment to the values and objectives of the Circle of Friends

Resident of Canada

Becoming a Board Member

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Board of Directors with the Circle of Friends for Newcomers (Hamilton), send an E-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.