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Turn Vacant Houses into Healthy Neighborhoods Community Development Skills-based Volunteering

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Last updated on March 2, 2015

One House at at Time, Inc. (OHAAT) is a nonprofit organization that sells or auctions nuisance and vacant buildings to community development organizations, builders, and residents who want to renovate them and help create vibrant, healthy neighborhoods. In 2015, we expect to auction over 300 vacant buildings. Because of our recent need to build our capacity to support the "Vacants to Value" program and expand our expertise into the conveyance of commercial properties, we are looking for 2-3 energetic board members that share our passion for transforming communities.

These new board members will join a dedicated team of 9 professionals that will guide OHAAT as we embark on an exciting period of transition and growth. In addition to building our capacity for conveying vacant houses, we are particularly interested in developing a process to use our existing expertise and infrastructure to receive commercial properties.

We are searching for board members with experience in, marketing, financial management, law, and real estate development and/or sales.

The ideal board member should have nonprofit board experience and professional experience in one of the following areas:

  1. Human Resources
  2. Real Estate Development and Underwriting
  3. Financial management and/or Accounting
  4. Marketing and Social Media
  5. This opportunity is sponsored by: One House At A Time

    Volunteers will work with the following groups
    Adults (26-54)  Minorities
    Men  Older Adults (55+)
    Military  Women
    We need volunteers who are free at these times
    Evenings  Year Round
    This volunteer opportunity is available to the following types of volunteers
    Adults (26-54)  Corporate
    Adults (55+)
    This volunteer opportunity addresses the following social interests
    Community Development  Nonprofit Organization
    Housing  Urban
    We are looking for volunteers with the following skills
    Board/Committee Service  Sales / Marketing
    Public Relations / Outreach

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    Contact Person:
    Bill Romani, Board Member, (phone), (email)
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     3553 Chestnut Ave., #2N
    Baltimore, MD 21211
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     I-83 to Falls Rd Exit. Falls Rd, N. to 36th St (The Avenue). Follow 36th St. to Chestnut St. OHAAT is on the southwest corner of 36th and Chestnut, second floor

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    Last updated on March 2, 2015

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