Board Nominations

Nominations are being accepted for several board positions. These director positions are for two-year terms beginning January 2017. New board members need to be seated by January in order for the Board to then vote for the officer positions.

  1. New nominees must complete the  2017 new Board member application and submit it to
  2. Incumbent directors who are running for re-election must completed the 2017 Incumbent application and submit it to
  3. Nominations and questionnaires will be reviewed by the Board and potential candidates will be contacted for a telephone interview.
  4. Nominations close on December 4, 2016.

Examples of General Board Responsibilities

  1. Work with other Board members in ensuring that the goals and intent of BBR’s Mission Statement is satisfied.
  2. Work with other Board members in reaching mutually acceptable decisions that are in the best interest of the BBR dogs as well as Basset Buddies Rescue as a whole.
  3. Act as Board liaison for a BBR Coordinator
    a.  Actively support and assist the Coordinator in understanding and meeting their responsibilities.
    b.  Handle their assigned coordinator’s duties when the coordinator is unable to.
  4.  Develop and/or assist in developing processes where needed.
  5. Make every attempt to attend the two largest fundraising events BassetFest.

Basset Buddies Rescue, Inc. is a community of volunteers who have whole-heartedly committed their hearts and their hands to the rescue and re-homing of the hounds that we care for & love.