Call Out for new board member

September 2020

Pride Foundation Australia is seeking applications for Board membership.

As a volunteer based national philanthropic fund our purpose is to grow LGBTIQA+ philanthropy in Australia, and in particular to advance equity for the most disadvantaged Australian LGBTIQA+ communities and support for LGBTQIA creative arts.

We are looking to expand the number of directors, as well as diversify our Board. We are interested in applications from any LGBTIQA+ individuals from any region of Australia, but particularly:

  • from Tasmania, Queensland, Northern Territory, the ACT and South Australia
  • people of colour
  • trans, gender diverse or non-binary people
Position Description
Download Board Membership Position Desciption

Applications should address the following selection criteria:

  • direct knowledge and involvement in Australian LGBTIQA+ communities
  • experience in governance including Board membership, financial management
  • interest in fundraising and/or grant giving
  • volunteer experience
  • previous involvement with Pride Foundation Australia or similar philanthropic groups
  • the reasons for applying to the Board
  • the names of two referees.

Applications and a CV are due on Monday 2 November 2020
Short listed applicants will be invited to an interview with a selection panel during November 2020.

Applications should be sent to