Expectations include but are not limited to the following:
(1) Applicants must affirm to their support for SFASA’s Mission/Vision/Values (See: https://sfautismsociety.org/about/)
(2) Applicants must affirm a commitment to undertake volunteer tasks during their term (approximately 4-10 hours per month). These tasks include but are not limited to:
—Governance (eg: treasury, bookkeeping, accounting, legal)
—Communications (eg: design, website, newsletter, blog, social media, webinars, etc.)
—Annual conference planning (adult autism/DD planning and services conference)
—Information & Referral
—Community outreach; bilingual outreach
(3) Commitment to attend 6-9 board meetings annually, typically held from approximately 11:00 am –1:00 pm over Zoom or hybrid (over Zoom and in person) in addition to various committee meetings.
(4) Autism Society of America requires SFASA to have a "give or get" policy. Our current policy is $500 per year, but based on best efforts and ability to pay only, and the requirement can be met with in-kind work.