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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, & Belonging Committee Member

Starts: Mar 15, 2024


Service Summary

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging committee member works with a designated Local Council of Leaders member, ACA Regional Director, and committee members to plan and implement specific ACA efforts and events that support the creation of dialogue around DEIB initiatives a camp, ensure camps have access to DEIB training, and access to DEIB resources.

Knowledge and Experience

  • Knowledge of and passion for camp and ACA
  • Ability to connect with camps that embrace diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging
  • Ability to maintain an open line of communication with ACA staff and other committee members
  • Be an active member of ACA


Participation May Include

  • Identifying DEIB needs of Upstate New York Camps.
  • Connecting Upstate New York Camps with ACA DEI resources. 
  • Hosting roundtable discussions to share DEIB best practices. 

Essential Responsibilities

  • Ability to listen, analyze, think clearly and creatively, work well with individuals and groups, balance volunteer tasks with other commitments, manage time, and adhere to deadlines.
  • Willingness to prepare for and attend committee and other relevant meetings
  • Ability to complete quality projects and initiatives in a timely manner.
  • Possess honesty, be sensitive to and have tolerance of differing views, be friendly, have a responsive and patient approach, have community-building skills, possess personal integrity, and possess a dedication to ACA.
  • Cultivate and recruit potential future membership volunteers.

Time Commitment

The membership committee member commits to:

·       Serve at least one year.

·       Requires a time commitment of 1 to 2 hours per month, on average.

·       Attend 2 to 4 membership committee meetings (in-person or virtual) each year.

·       Communicate with membership chair and staff in a timely and professional manner.


ACA Upstate New York

Volunteers Needed:

3 (3 open slots)

Experience Required:

No Experience Necessary




Vincent Irving

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