4614 Prospect Avenue, Ste. 550
Cleveland, OH 44103

Committee Volunteer

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee coordinates the board’s financial oversight responsibilities by recommending policy to the board, interpreting it for the staff, and monitoring its implementation. The committee also oversees the organization’s investments.

For more information or to inquire about joining the committee, please contact Nicole Cheraso at (216) 482-2310 or Nicole.Cheraso@adoptionnetwork.org  

 

Leadership Development Committee

This committee nurtures new and existing leadership for Adoption Network Cleveland so that individuals find taking a leadership role in our organization both invigorating and fulfilling. This includes coordinating nominations for seats on our board of directors, working closely with our board and other volunteer leaders, and nurturing new leaders from within our membership.

For more information or to inquire about joining the committee, please contact Betsie Norris at (216) 482-2314 or Betsie.Norris@adoptionnetwork.org  

 

Program Committee

The Program Committee evaluates current programming, identifies best practices and resources for potential new programming, and acts as a liaison to Adoption Network Cleveland membership, staff, and Board members about evolving needs.

For more information or to inquire about joining the committee, please contact Jennifer Zisk-Vitron at (216) 482-2320 or Jennifer.ZiskVitron@adoptionnetwork.org  

 

Public Policy Committee                              

The Public Policy Committee acts to effectuate changes in public policy governing adoption and child welfare. This public policy may include laws, agency regulations, and societal attitudes.

For more information or to inquire about joining the committee, please contact Betsie Norris at (216) 482-2314 or Betsie.Norris@adoptionnetwork.org

 

Outreach and Development Committee

Using new and traditional media, the Outreach and Development Committee seeks to raise awareness about foster care and adoption issues as well as the programs and services that Adoption Network Cleveland offers to address these issues.  In addition, the committee oversees the development of financial resources from individuals, foundations, corporations, and government sources in order to ensure that the organization has the funds necessary to implement these programs and services.  

For more information or to inquire about joining the committee, please contact Tammy Willet at (216) 482-2319 or Tammy.Willet@adoptionnetwork.org  

 

Special Events Sub-Committee

A sub-committee of the Fund Development Committee, the Special Event Sub-Committee is responsible for the planning and execution of Adoption Network Cleveland’s major fundraising events, including the Creating Futures Benefit & Silent Auction and other events. Committee members are responsible for soliciting event sponsors and donations, working on event logistics, assisting with event marketing, selling raffle tickets, assisting with miscellaneous errands, and volunteering on the day of the event.

For more information or to inquire about joining the committee, please contact Margaret Currie at (216) 482-2322 or Margaret.Curie@adoptionnetwork.org