Join SAALT’s Board of Directors!

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The Board of Direc­tors of South Asian Amer­i­cans Lead­ing Togeth­er (SAALT) invite all those inter­est­ed to apply to join the SAALT Board of Direc­tors. This is a unique oppor­tu­ni­ty to sup­port SAALT includ­ing its crit­i­cal work around defend­ing immi­grant rights, address­ing hate vio­lence and doc­u­ment­ing and dis­sem­i­nat­ing the needs of South Asian com­mu­ni­ties in response to COVID-19– all urgent and time­ly efforts giv­en this moment. 

SAALT has expe­ri­enced a tremen­dous amount of growth in 2020 includ­ing the hir­ing of our new Exec­u­tive Direc­tor Lak­sh­mi Sri­daran and sev­er­al vital staff mem­bers, prepar­ing to engage in a val­ues align­ment process with our net­work of com­mu­ni­ty serv­ing orga­ni­za­tions and exam­in­ing and updat­ing our vision, mis­sion, and orga­ni­za­tion­al val­ues. 

If you would like to be con­sid­ered please com­plete this appli­ca­tion no lat­er than August 16, 2020. We are aim­ing to inter­view in ear­ly Sep­tem­ber and make final deci­sions and onboard new mem­bers in late Sep­tem­ber to bring them into our Octo­ber board meet­ing ful­ly pre­pared to engage. 

If you have ques­tions or points of clar­i­fi­ca­tion, please do not hes­i­tate to con­tact Board mem­bers by email­ing info@saalt.org. 

In part­ner­ship and with deter­mi­na­tion,
The Board of Direc­tors of SAALT