Special Event Committee

Organization Details
Organization Name: Canada Sierra Leone Friendship Society Inc.
Address: 54- 1321 Beaumont Street
Winnipeg MB  R3T 5E5
Website: http://cslfs.org
Organizational Description: Canada Sierra Leone Friendship Society Inc. is a forum for cultural exchange (bridge transfer of knowledge and sharing of resources) through the promotion of cultural values encompassing three pillars: school, health care and agriculture for food security. In addition, it will facilitate the integration of returnees to Sierra Leone by providing community-based job training and education, social and economic activities to improve individual members quality of life.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: * To add value to a member's relationship with the Canada Sierra Leone Friendship Society Inc. by providing specialized events for members to attend and expand their professional knowledge and contacts
* To develop a yearly calendar of events-including, but not limited to the annual evening events, a compensation focused eventt, and networking events
* To work with membership development committee to identify potential sponsors for events
* To collaborate with membership development committee to identify events that couldmeet meet member needs, and develop a marketing plan to advertise events
Skills Required: Canada Sierra Leone Friendship Society Inc. is a non for profit organization that requires an excellent relationship skill to develop a rapport with corporate sponsors and get them onboard with the organization event
* Identifies possible sponsors for the organization event
* develop a strategy for acquiring sponsors
* Delivers the promised benefits to sponsors
Skills Gained/Related Careers: * Media/Public Relations
* Organizes and delegates event night tasks

Update the website in collaboration with the secretary and website designer
* Able to generates the budget
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Evening, Weekend
This committee will meet approximately 4-6 a year to develop topics, confirm program details, and evaluate the progress and eventual success of programs, Annually, this committee member will be expected to help organize at least one event
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: Email: cslfs2016@gmail.com
Online: cslfs.org
Closing Date: Apr 10, 2019
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