ID: 155724

Board Member

Disaster Relief Regular - more than 6 months

About this opportunity

The role

Donate A Dollar A Week is seeking an enthusiastic board member to join our growing organisation.

DDW's Board is responsible for the sound management of the organisation. The Board plays a leading role in the organisation's strategy, growth and development. We are a fun and dynamic team, and we take our responsibilities seriously. We share a vision to be the leading philanthropic provider to the small charity sector.

The successful candidate will demonstrate an interest in philanthropy, effective altruism, and the non-profit sector. Ideally, you will possess experience in marketing, business development, fundraising, social enterprises, or non-profits.

Prior board experience is desirable but not essential.

As a Board Member, your responsibilities will include:

  • compiling, analysing and discussing high-level strategic documents;
  • nominating and vetting charities;
  • representing the organisation and communicating with donors;
  • contributing to DDW's public image and branding;
  • attending monthly board meetings (usually one Saturday per month for 2 hrs).

DDW is committed to equity and inclusion and welcomes applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people of all abilities, and people from LGBTQIA+ communities.

If you have any questions about the role, contact Milo Goldacre at

About us

Donate A Dollar A Week (DDW) is a platform that allows anyone to be a philanthropist. We pool tiny donations from many people to turn spare change into a meaningful difference. We are on a mission to be the leading philanthropic provider to the small charity sector.

DDW is a registered Australian charity (ABN 48 334 109 288; incorporated in Victoria #A0100707N)

Time Required

At least 10 hours per month

Suitable for
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
Type of work
  • Governance, Boards & Committees
  • IT & Web Development
  • Marketing, Media & Communications