YMCA Victoria Inc. is governed by a voluntary board of directors who have carriage for the governance of our subsidiary entities that operate our social enterprises. In addition, YMCA operates another incorporated association, Victorian YMCA Youth and Community Services Inc. which governs the benevolent work we undertake in communities throughout Victoria.

Our board members have an extensive range of professional and life experience that contributes significantly in their honorary capacities to ensure the YMCA delivers on our mission, vision and corporate stewardship.

Our Constitution allows us to have up to 15 Directors with a provision of at least two young people under the age of 31 years who are independent members of the association. The Board's role is documented in the Board Charter. YMCA Victoria Inc and Victorian YMCA Youth and Community Services Inc governance framework is based upon leading governance practice including ASX, AICD and ACNC guidelines and recommendations.

The Board has a number of Sub Committees that assist directors to discharge their duties including:

  • Governance and Personnel
  • Finance and Audit
  • Risk
  • Fundraising

There are a number of working groups that support the strategic priorities of YMCA to help deliver our mission and achieve our vision.

Board meetings

Board meetings are held bi-monthly at YMCA Victoria, Unit 502, 990 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill VIC 3128.

Board membership

Have you ever thought about being a board or sub-committee member of a diverse and dynamic not for profit board where your skills and experiences could really make a difference to the community?

With a commitment to diversity, regional representation and youth empowerment in our Governance, that opportunity could be yours.

We are currently seeking a new member under the age of 30, with one or more of the following specialist skills and expertise:
·        Community sport and recreation
·        Preventive health
·        Fundraising
·        Youth empowerment
·        Information technology and digital disruption

All Board members are also required to sit on one of our sub committees, outlined in the Application Form below.

You will be joining our current team of diverse and highly skilled Board members.
For more information download the Board Recruitment Kit or apply by completing the Application Form.