As the Portage Public Library celebrates its 96th year of serving the community and promoting literacy for all ages, the library is excited to welcome 1 new member to its Board of Directors.

Primary Responsibilities and Requirements:

Residency of Portage Borough, Portage Township, Cassandra Borough, or an adjoining municipality.

Complete a PA State Police, Child Abuse History, and Fingerprint-based Federal Criminal History

Attend monthly board meetings;

Assist in fundraising activities & actively volunteer for the library as needed;

Advocate for the library within the community;

Develop strategic plans and nurture fiscal responsibility;

Craft and review policies and procedures that comply with PA Public Library Code.

Time commitment approximately 3 to 8 hours per month.

Connect with us:

Prospective candidates can apply by emailing a letter of interest and resume (if available) to the Board of Directors at rportash@comcast.net or by mail to Board of Directors at Portage Public Library, 704 Main Street, Portage, PA 15946. To learn more about the library, please visit https://www.cclsys.org/portage/.

Deadline to apply: November 14, 2023.

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