CNIB Night Steps Committee Member

CNIB Night Steps Committee Member
Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
CNIB Foundation
  • Committee Member
  • Community Outreach
  • Fundraising / Giving
Short term (Less than 6 months)
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area
2019-06-112019-06-30

Night Steps: Planning Committee Position Description

CNIB Night Steps is a fundraising walk under the stars in support of the CNIB Foundation. This pledged-based community event supports innovative programs and powerful advocacy that empower people impacted by blindness to live their dreams while tearing down barriers to inclusion.

Position:

CNIB Night Steps Committee Member   

Objective:

Critical to the success of CNIB Night Steps GTA, the Committee works closely with CNIB Lead to ensure the execution of the event tasks in each area are accomplished successfully.

Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Plan and execute a 10K charity walk.
  • Take a leadership role within the committee and ensure its thorough execution:
  • Corporate Relations/ Sponsorships
  • Walker Recruitment/ Marketing  
  • Media/ Public Relations  
  • Activities/ Entertainment  
  • Guest Experience/ VIP/ Follow Up
  • Logistics/ In Kind Procurement
  • Recruit 3 to 10 families/ teams/ walkers

Qualities, Skills and Training:

  • Outgoing  
  • Enthusiastic  
  • Friendly  
  • Passionate  
  • Driven to see the event succeed
  • Reliable

Commitment:

  • 5 to 10 hours per month  
  • 5-8 hours on-site on the event day
  • Agree to abide by CNIB’s Volunteer Code of Conduct, including policies and procedures.

Benefits:

  • Make a difference for Canadians who are blind or partially sighted
  • Be part of a dedicated and passionate staff and volunteer team working to further CNIB’s mission.  
  • A unique opportunity to network yourself and build your community involvement and event experience.

Please contact:

Samah Chowdhury, Manager, Community Giving  at Samah.Chowdhury@cnib.ca

CNIB passionately provides community-based support, knowledge and a national voice to ensure Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence, skills and opportunities to fully participate in life. Celebrating 100 years in 2018, the CNIB Foundation is a non-profit organization driven to change what it is to be blind today. We deliver innovative programs that empower people impacted by blindness to live their dreams and tear down barriers to inclusion. Partners are key agents in moving CNIB's mission forward. We’re asking you and all those who believe in a limitless future for people with sight loss, to work with us today. The CNIB Foundation’s programs give people impacted by blindness the confidence, skills and tools to pursue the lives they want.

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