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Month: May 2018

NWVCIL Board of Directors Recruitment

Posted in Disability, Outreach, and Public Awareness

The Northern West Virginia Center for Independent Living (NWVCIL) is seeking volunteer Board members to provide direction and guidance for its community based, consumer-directed, nonprofit disability resource and advocacy center that provides independent living services throughout a 13-county service area.

Board meetings are held in Morgantown bimonthly. Any out of pocket expenses related to board participation are reimbursed. We are seeking people who can assist with strategic long-range program and financial planning, succession planning and resource development.

As a consumer-directed agency, 51% of the Board positions must be held by qualified individuals with disabilities who represent community members, local business representatives, people with disabilities and others who support and promote equality for all.

INFO:  Jan Derry, Executive Director at 304-296-6091 or jderry@nwvcil.org

APPLICATION:  Northern West Virginia Center for Independent Living Board of Directors

Different Voices and Common Experiences

Posted in Disability, Outreach, and Public Awareness

Completed application deadline is Friday, June 7th, 2018. No late applications will be accepted.  Visual Artists:  Artists will be chosen on a first-come basis until the gallery space is full or deadline is met. You must submit photographs of your art pieces (limit 3 per artist) with your completed application. One piece of artwork will be chosen as the “feature” to be used for the postcards, posters and the show program.  Performing Artists:  Performers (poets, musicians, etc.) are welcome to share their talent during the opening night reception (Friday, August 3rd). Performing artist applications will also be received on a first-come basis until the time available is full. To request a slot, please contact Christine Wilcox.  Opening Night Reception:  There will be a free public reception on Friday, August 3rd, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Participating artists and the community are encouraged to attend to enjoy the visual and performance art with wonderful company. Refreshments will be available.  Set-Up and Take-Down:  Visual artists must deliver their work to the Mon Arts Center at 107 High Street in Morgantown on Monday, July 30th or Tuesday, July 31st between 11:30 am – 7 pm. Artwork must arrive on time to be shown. All work must be picked up from the Mon Arts Center Monday, August 27th or Tuesday, August 28thth between 11:30 am – 7 pm.  Questions? Call Christine Wilcox @ 304-296-6091 Email: cwilcox@nwvcil.org
Completed application deadline is Friday, June 7th, 2018. No late applications will be accepted. Visual Artists: Artists will be chosen on a first-come basis until the gallery space is full or deadline is met. You must submit photographs of your art pieces (limit 3 per artist) with your completed application. One piece of artwork will be chosen as the “feature” to be used for the postcards, posters and the show program. Performing Artists: Performers (poets, musicians, etc.) are welcome to share their talent during the opening night reception (Friday, August 3rd). Performing artist applications will also be received on a first-come basis until the time available is full. To request a slot, please contact Christine Wilcox. Opening Night Reception: There will be a free public reception on Friday, August 3rd, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Participating artists and the community are encouraged to attend to enjoy the visual and performance art with wonderful company. Refreshments will be available. Set-Up and Take-Down: Visual artists must deliver their work to the Mon Arts Center at 107 High Street in Morgantown on Monday, July 30th or Tuesday, July 31st between 11:30 am – 7 pm. Artwork must arrive on time to be shown. All work must be picked up from the Mon Arts Center Monday, August 27th or Tuesday, August 28th between 11:30 am – 7 pm. For an application or questions call Christine Wilcox @ 304-296-6091 or email: cwilcox@nwvcil.org