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For the most part, the duties of ADAM board members include, but are not limited to,
those described below.
a) Presides as chairperson of all membership, Board and executive committee meetings
b) Functions as the joint official representative of ADAM
c) Is authorized to affix his or her signature to contracts, obligations and correspondence
pertaining to ADAM and its policies
d) In consultation with the Board can establish and approve special committees
e) Shall serve as an ex-officio advisory member of all committees
f) Represent the Association in any related activities that cover the interests of ADAM
g) May delegate an existing Board member to represent the Chair of the Board if the Vice-
Chair is unable to serve in a designated capacity
h) Directs and liaises with all paid staff members
i) Negotiates with businesses on behalf of ADAM
j) Shall submit a written report to the Board before every community meeting.

ADAM Board of Directors Application/Nomination Form 2016

*All Personal information provided is confidential and will be used only for the purpose of this election process.
Please indicate the position(s) you are being nominated or applying for by filling the Open seat with
your name:

Form (pdf)


African Diaspora Association of The Maritimes (ADAM)
Is inviting parent to register their children for tutorial sessions for elementary and Junior high students
Classes will offered in both English and French languages

Registration deadline:  ongoing
Please contact us on 902 404 3670 or send us an email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Starting date:  march 6, 2017
Time: 5:00 to 7:00 PM
Venue: 3200 Kempt Road, Suite 202, Halifax, NS, B3K 4X1
Bus Routes: 42, 80, 81
Volunteer are needed 

Leadership: Right choice, Right time, Right now 

This 40 hr program delivers training on the fundamentals of “Leadership”. You will learn the concepts of Leaderships, Trust, Motivation, Team Building, Coaching, Mentoring, Time Management, Problem Solving, Communication, and Action Planning. You will be training on the skill set to become a more effective leader. As part of the course you will explore a variety of leadership theories. We will explore your personal leadership perspective by identifying and articulating personal value and skills through a variety of assessment tools. You will be provided with the opportunity to utilize adult education tools by interactive breakout session with you classmates. Developing the communication skills required to become a great leader. As part of this you will learn how to teach the skills you learned with each other strengthening you understanding of the concepts of leadership while providing the forum to share ideas on how to provide effective leadership. As part of this program you will develop your own “Leadership Contract” which you will take away with you to execute later.