Peel Subchapter Chair

Peel Subchapter Chair
Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
Children's Wish Foundation of Canada
  • Board Member / Leadership
  • Community Outreach
  • Fundraising / Giving
Long term (6 months to 1 year)
  • Ontario - Peel Region

Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada is the largest and only all-Canadian wish granting charity dedicated to granting wishes to Canadian children between the ages of 3 and 17 who are diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. For more than 30 years, Children’s Wish and our volunteers have worked tirelessly to grant over 25,000 children and their families a heartfelt wish– each is as unique as the child making it.

Does the role of Subchapter Chair match your experience, skills and interests?

The role of Subchapter Chair will act as a representative of Children’s Wish Foundation and work towards driving community fundraising and establishing and maintaining a strong community presence by:

  • Providing leadership and guidance within the subchapter while working in collaboration with your staff partner, volunteers and community stakeholders
  • Oversee and drive local fundraising, helping to increase the capacity of Children’s Wish Foundation
  • Contribute to maintaining and building local relationships, while strengthening the presence of Children’s Wish Foundation through administrative best practices, local community engagement and subchapter succession planning.
  • Help to deliver on the promise of the organization by working within subchapter principles of practice in support of national and local fundraising and volunteer engagement best practices.

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience leading and motivating a group (in a professional or volunteer setting), with excellent attention to detail
  • Experience and proven track record with fundraising and community revenue generation
  • Strong connections within the local community, with experience in developing new relationships
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and a strong public speaker

Time Commitment:

  • 2-4 hours a week working in collaboration with subchapter volunteers and your staff partner (including some daytime availability for communication)
  • Evening and weekend availability for local meetings and events as required
  • A minimum one year commitment to the role

As Subchapter Chair you will gain the opportunity to work in a team environment and impact the power of a wish, all while gaining hands on role-specific training; building new connections; and developing or expanding professional skill while working with the support of Children’s Wish Foundation.

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