Your Co-op operates in accordance with the 7 Cooperative Principles. The second Cooperative Principle, Democratic Member Control, is something we pride ourselves in. We are seeking individuals who wish to positively contribute to the Board of Directors.
Board members serve a 3-year term. An average commitment of 6-10 hours/month may include:
Attending Board meetings once a month (no meetings in August or December)
Working on one or more committees
Attending QNFC/FRFC functions
Preparing the QNFC/FRFC Annual Meeting
Supporting, promoting, and advocating for QNFC/FRFC
Willingness to participate in Board Member training opportunities
Each person receives a working member discount of 15% while they are Board members. In order to run for the Board you must be a current member-owner for at least six months prior to the election period. You must be a member for at least six months prior to the start of the election, March 2019.