Advisory Council
​​​​​​​(North Carolina's Coastal Plains Region)

The formaton of the advisory council is to: 

  • Provide technical expertise or advice in specific areas of the public sector such as
    • (housing, courts, policy, social services, shelter, food, safety, etc.)
  • ​​​​​​​help spearhead special projects from planing to completion
  • fundraising for a specific project
  • provide an independent sounding board for organizations board of directors
  • serve as an advocate for the organization
  • serve as a community stakeholder
  • serve in an honorary role

Members

Aida Bond
Youth Advisor

Angela Chance, NCBLOC (B.U.I.L.D.)
Greenville, NC Coordinator

Monica Daniels, M.S. (Organization)
Human Services

Latrice Danyell, MA
InspireMe2

Alexus LaShae Early, A.S.
Breastfeeding Advocate

Celestiine Davs,  (Organization)
NC Film Festival

Felecia Henderson (Organization)
TENSPY

Lisa Hines (Individual)
Community Advocate

Ashley Perry
Youth Advocate

Onica Royal (Individual)
Social Services
​​​​​​​
Norma Warren 
Jackie Robinson Baseball League

Tamilla Wiggns (Organization)
Our Sons & Daughters

HBCU (Vacancy)
Banking (Vacancy)
Fast Food (Vacancy)
Retail (Vacancy)
Food & Land (Vacancy)




Purpose

The Social Justice Advisory Council is a group of individuals who supplement the board's skills and abilities to help guide the organizations towards its stated mission.  There is not a given authorty  Boards of Directors are the ultimate governing authority for all organizational boards.  The council will provide the board with key information to make recommendations on certain matters.  The collective body strengths are in its strong opinion and accountability to the industry.  The nature of our work is predicated on the structure offered by Directors, so that meetings are useful and productive.  


Length of Service

The advisory council will serve as a standing body that nonprofits can rely on for guidance an advice.  Advisory council members serve a 2-year limite (renewable)   The board will appoint and remember members of the advisory council.  The board chair will be rotatable among the council members.  At least one board of director will serve on an advisory council. 

Goals/Objectives

The goals and objectives of the alliance council is to build and develop a deeper level of trust and confidence with community.  This capacty allows community leaders to create greater efficiency on Boards.  Many small organizations outgrow their capacty  the  to be effective for complex or highly specialized projects.  Kowledge and expertise of board members can be retained as a benefit through advisory council.  And, vice versa, advisory council members can develop relationships with boards for appointment when a term expires.  

General Polices/Procedures

Advisory council appointment are on a volunteer basis.  We are currently seeking capacity to pay our advisory council members with the goal of keeping them actively engaged and invested in the work of our region.  The advisory council will meet face-to-face quarterly except for call meetings on special projects.  All advisory council members are bound by the rules of confidentiality as outlined in our operating agreement. 


Membership

 

Advisory Board Duties


Meetig Attendance


Conflict of Interest


Ethics


Decision-Making


Ad-Hoc Committees:  subcommittees are form on an as needed basis to address certain short-term purposes