Board Member Applications

Are you interested in bringing your skills and talents to help the LGBTQ Latino/a community of the Washington, DC metropolitan area? Join the Latino GLBT History Project familia! Seeking passionate LGBTQ Latinas and Latinos! Please read the detailed PDF application.

Board of Directors Responsibilities / Responsabilidades de la Mesa Directiva


1. To attend the monthly meetings

Asistir a las reuniones mensuales

2. To serve on the Board of Directors for a minimum of 2 years: 1/1/15-12/31/16

Servir en la mesa directiva por el mínimo de dos años (max = three 2-year terms)

3. To actively participate in the planning and execution of LHP activities/events (select 1 committee) and a commitment to lead a committee or special project (select 1 committee: Resource Development, Marketing & Communications, Community Engagement, Finance, Historical Archives, and Personnel Committee)

Trabajar activamente en planear y llevar a cabo las actividades/eventos del LHP y un compromiso en un comité o proyecto especial (Desarrollo financiero, Publicidad y Comunicaciones, Finanzas, Proyectos históricos, empleos, alcance, etc.)


4. To contribute to the financial health of the organization: give or raise a minimum of $500

Contribuir a la salud financiero de la organización: donar o recaudar $500

5. Must demonstrate a passionate and commitment to LHP’s mission and programs to provide LGBTQ Latina/o history, culture, and education programs for metropolitan Washington, DC

Complete Board Member Application Instructions available in a PDF Form.

You may submit your application using a PDF Form or Google Form.

*Board member applications are due August 15, 2015. LHP will invite potential board member candidates to an in person meeting in  January.

*Current open positions include: President, Treasurer, and general board of directors positions. President and Treasurer require on average 5 hours per week to invest in the project. Please indicate the position(s) in which you are interested. The president is responsible for chairing the board and leading the fundraising efforts for $50,000 per year LHP budget. The Treasurer will work closely with the Board of Directors and an independent bookkeeper to maintain the organization's financial records, report on monthly finance reports, and oversee payments for grant programs.