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The Community Action Agency Board continues to recruit new members

MIAMI ( October 09, 2020 )

The Miami-Dade County Community Action and Human Services Department and the Community Action Agency Board (CAA) has extended the application deadline to November 6, 2020 for interested applicants to apply to the vacancies on the CAA Board.

The Community Action Agency Board is an advisory board to the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners that helps guide the development, planning, implementation and evaluation of Community Service Block Grant programs, as well as other programs administered by the Community Action and Human Services Department.

There are currently four (4) vacancies on the CAA Board in the Community Interests and Organizations sector of the CAA Board in the following categories: Industry; Business; and Law Enforcement. The term of office is two-years and CAA Board members serve without compensation. The CAA Board meets 10 times per year and members are encouraged to be involved in at least one committee on a regular basis. Committees include: Executive, Finance, Advocacy, and Youth Initiatives.

In order to apply, interested candidates need to complete a Board application form and provide a resume or curriculum vitae. All application materials should be submitted to the Miami-Dade Community Action and Human Services Department, located at 701 N.W. 1st Court, Overtown Transit Village, North Tower, 10th Floor, Miami, Florida 33136 (attention Matias Buchhalter) or via email to [email protected].

It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure electronic receipt of the resume by contacting the Miami-Dade Community Action and Human Services Department at 786-469-4650. All resumes and Board application forms must be received or postmarked by November 6, 2020.

The CAA Board’s Nominating Committee will contact selected applicants for further consideration of service on the Board.

CAHSD is the largest provider of comprehensive social services in Miami-Dade County. For more information about the Community Action Agency Board or to learn more about the Miami-Dade Community Action and Human Services Department programs, please call 786-469-4600 or visit us on the web at www.miamidade.gov/socialservices.