OrganizationRockfish Wildlife Sanctuary, Inc.
Contact Emailinfo@rockfishwildlifesanctuary.org
Primary Focus AreaAnimal Service
Service AreasAugusta, Albemarle, Buckingham, Charlottesville, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, Orange
Year Organization Established2004
Number of Paid Staff-6
Current Operating Budget$225,000
Board Meeting Frequencymonthly
City In Which Board Meetings Are Heldvirtual at the moment, then TBD (historically Charlottesville)

Board Position type


Desired skills, perspectives, experiences, and characteristics of new board members

Rockfish Wildlife Sanctuary is seeking volunteers to serve as board members to help us keep this amazing organization going. Love of native Virginia wildlife and sense of humor are required. Bonus points for Nelson County community members and people with experience with fundraising, graphic design, and event planning.


Annual Time Commitment (including committee meetings, special events, work outside the board, etc.)

30-40 hours a year

1.5 hour monthly meetings with occasional 1 hour committee meeting. 1-2 special events per year.

Is a minimum financial contribution required?


Prior Board experience preferred?


Does the Board have term limits?


Board Term Limit

2 years

Additional Information

We are a small, working board dedicated to supporting our amazing staff! Send us your questions, resume, letters of interest, etc at info@rockfishwildlifesanctuary.org. We can’t wait to meet you!

Does The Organization have Directors & Officer's insurance?