The IMD Guest House Junior Board is a forum to create fun opportunities to engage with peers while supporting the Guest House mission, helping to make guests feel comfortable and welcomed. The JB does this through a combination of the following:
- Membership meetings
- Fundraisers and events
- Volunteer opportunities
The JB was founded in 2014 and is an organization of volunteers who assist the IMD Guest House organization achieve its charitable mission. Members are typically young Chicago professionals seeking to benefit and make an impact on their communities by leveraging their skills networks to support IMD Guest House mission of providing the comforts of the and the care of community for those who travel away from home to seek medical treatment in Chicago.
Join the IMD Guest House Junior Board, JB. The IMD Guest House JB accepts candidates on a rolling basis. Below are the steps to becoming a JB member:
- Review membership requirements
- Complete application
- A JB member will reach out and schedule an interview
- After your interview, you are welcome to attend your first meeting
The following expectations are the minimum annual requirements to remain a member of good standing with the JB.
- Members may be excused from up to four meetings per year. Remote attendance via conference call is acceptable.
- Members may be excused from two events per year. Attendance recommendations for these events will be discussed and determined by the JB, IMD Guest House organization.
- Help coordinate one event per year. JB members will appoint small committees to assist with the planning and execution of various JB events throughout the year.
- Participate in member recruitment, with the goal of recruiting one new JB member per year.
Monthly meetings are held on the 1st Wednesday of every month. Please contact the JB if you are interested in attending and learning more about the JB!
- JB Members are charity running in the Bucktown 5k! Register and join in the joy & fun of charity running!
2018 IMD Guest House
Junior Board Leadership
Lai Shaan Smith