Committee Involvement

You can support BJNC through your involvement in one of the following committtees.  Interested?  Contact

  • Finance
    • The Finance Committee is responsible for developing and reviewing fiscal procedures, fundraising plans, and the annual budget with the Executive Director and the Board. The Finance Committee shall be responsible for ensuring that all fiscal policies and procedures of the Board are followed.
  • Membership
    • The Membership Committee develops plans and strategies to recruit new members and is responsible for retention of current membership through renewals. Committee will have an active presence at all special events of the organization and works with other committees where appropriate to generate memberships.
  • Merchandising Committee
    • The Merchandising Committee is responsible for the planning and promotion of sales by presenting product,  determining hours of operation, inventory, and staffing of the store.  Committee will work with other committees in determining a budget and methodology for tracking inventory, sales, and participation at special events. 

  • Marketing/Public Relations
    • This committee will develop and oversee implementation of a Marketing Plan for the organization which will identify potential markets, the needs of those markets, how to meet those needs with programs, events, products, services and the promotion of same.  The Committee plans how to best promote the organization to the community and enhance the organization's public presence and is responsible for the timely promotion of all special events of the organization.

  • Resource Development Committee
    • This committee develops and recommends for board approval the Corporate Membership/Sponsorship program for the organization.  The committee works closely with the Marketing Committee in the advertising and promotion of these corporate opportunities. 
  • Education
    • The Education Committee is responsible for establishing the year’s calendar of classes and educational programming (including exhibits and public programs) and for planning, coordinating, and implementing those activities.
  • Naturally Sweet
    • The committee is responsible for the planning and execution of the BJNC's annual fundraiser.
    • Composting
    • Butterfly Garden
    • Bird on the Run

BJNC Highlights

Below is an excerpt from a recent feature in the Star-Telegram entitled, "Social Eyes: Naturally Sweet under the stars is Nov. 1st."

"Picture this: Delicious tastings from fab local top chefs, a gorgeous outdoor setting under the evening sky, live entertainment, star gazing, a lovely silent auction display and a crowd buzzing with enjoyment. What is it? The Naturally Sweet fundraiser on Nov. 1 benefiting the Bob Jones Nature Center in Southlake."

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CEAD Camp 2014

View photos from camp!

Naturally Sweet 6 is the Event of the Year! Find out more here.

Signage coming to Bluebird Trail thanks to Leadership Southlake! Check out this video to learn more.

NBC 5 aired a story on Talk Street about Bob Jones and the Nature Center in celebration of Black History Month on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 5:00 PM.
Here's a link to the related print story.

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