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Club Governance

Ni Ten Judo Club is a registered non-profit society in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Our Board of Directors is composed of an elected Executive Team, Head Instructor and volunteer Directors.

The Board of Directors is lead by the Executive Team.

To connect please email nitenjudoclub@gmail.com

meet the Executive

Jen's kids joined Ni Ten Judo in 2018. Soon she was volunteering in various roles and started her own Judo practise in 2020. She has since become president and earned an Orange Belt.

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President

Jen

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Jodi's kids joined Ni Ten Judo in 2018. She has volunteered in several key roles and is currently the Vice President for our Club. She also recently started her own Judo practise in the adult class.

Jodi

Vice President

Robin's kid joined Ni Ten Judo in 2021. She has volunteered as Gaming Director and Treasurer and is currently the Bookkeeper for our Club.

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Bookkeeper

Robin

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Stephen has been with Ni Ten Judo since the 1990s when he represented our club often at interprovincial tournaments. He is a Black Belt in Judo and is now the Past-President of our Club.

stephen

Past President

We are currently seeking volunteers for board positions and other volunteer positions. To connect please email nitenjudoclub@gmail.com

Board Directors

Head Instructor

(Staff)

Josh Shannon

Head Coach, responsible for schedule, competitive team, program targets, grading etc.

Parent Rep

Little Ninja

Takes photos and collects parent feedback during class and reports to the VP

Parent Rep

White Belt

 

Takes photos and collects parent feedback during class and reports to the VP

Parent Rep

Colour Belt

Takes photos and collects parent feedback during class and reports to the VP

Gaming

Director

Directs fundraisers that fall under AGLC (50/50, Raffle, Casino)

Fundraising

Director

Plans membership and community fundraisers throughout the year

Membership

Director

Ensures accuracy during registration process, tracks membership fees

Facilities

Director

Plans and responds to the needs of the Dojo or School Programs

Tournament Director

Organizes an in-house or invitational tournament, supports Travel Director

Travel

Director

Plans travel to tournaments for competitive team and possibly other opportunities (PanAm)

Public Relation

Director

Advises on branding and plans ways to increase visibility within the community

Social Media
Director

Organizes content for posting on social media channels, coordinates responses

Volunteer Training

We want our volunteers to be supported and knowledgeable. Below we have collected a few resources for our volunteers to follow their interests.

Links for training:

GoA Non-Profit Learning Centre

Non-Profit Online Class Portal

Non-Profit Learning Resources

YouTube Channel Playlists

Some topics to look for:

Board: Risk Management

Restructuring Non-Profit

Communication/Meeting

Cybersecurity for Boards

Reimagining Non Profit

Building Strong Team

Grant Writing 101

FuseSocial

(Wood Buffalo Volunteers)

Links for training:

Calendar of Training, Development

Resources

Community Futures Wood Buffalo

Links for training:

Business Training & Programs

Resources

Links for training:

Workshops & Webinars

Upcoming: 21 Jun 2023

"Introduction to Unlearning"

Resources

Grants & Revenue Diversification

Boards & Governance

Evaluation & Impact

Volunteer Screening & Engagement

Human Resources

Finance & Operations

Volunteer

Canada

Links for training:

Webinars (recordings)

Gaming Info For Charitable Groups (G.A.I.N.)

Government of Alberta

Volunteer

Alberta

Nov 7 Use of Proceeds Sec 1

Nov 8 Raffles

Nov 9 Use of Proceeds Sec 2

Nov 14 Financial Reporting

Nov 17 Casino Info

Nov 21 Raffles: 50/50 Explained

Nov 23 Use of Proceeds Forms

Nov 29 Ask Us! Q&A live

Nov 30 Use of Proceeds Sec 1

Dec 1 Use of Proceeds Sec 2

Dec 5 Casino Info

Dec 7 Raffles

Dec 8 Financial Reporting

Dec 12 The Basics

Dec 14 Raffles: 50/50 Explained

GAIN also has online training courses for free when you sign-in.

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