Fundraising chair

Opportunity ID: 3028

Organization Details
Organization Name: Ironman Outdoor Curling Bonspiel presented by your Local Subaru Dealerships
Address: 620 St. Jean Baptiste Street
Winnipeg, MB R2H 2Y1
Website: http://www.ironmancurling.com
Organizational Description: We are a volunteer organization that arranges a outdoor curling bonspiel on the river at The Forks in the winter time. Funds raised from the event go to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. We had 72 curling teams in 2016. Our event is the first full weekend in February. Est in 2001, we are the largest outdoor curling bonspiel in Canada.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: .Works with committee to create fundraising activates.
.Planning and implementing fun raising activities.
.Secure donation items for raffles.
.Solicit with local businesses and individuals for sponsorship.
.Manage and update databases to record donor contact and preference information
Skills Required: .The ability to influence others using excellent communication skills.
.Experience in marketing, public relations, events, advertising, sales and finance.
.Proactive attitude, drive and enthusiasm to carry out projects to conclusion.
.The ability to motivate others and work as part of a team.
.sensitivity to the needs of volunteers and donors.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: You gain experience working with different professionals during and after the event.
You will also have the opportunity to develop your communication and people management skills.
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Flexible hours. Monthly committee meetings 2 hours.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are carrying out of court ordered community service
Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Speaks French
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: Email: VolunteerCoordinator@ironmancurling.com
Closing Date: Jan 10, 2019
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