Group Leader

Organization Details
Organization Name: RESULTS Canada
Address: 905-280 Albert St
Ottawa ON  K1P 5G8
Website: http://www.results-resultats.ca
Organizational Description: RESULTS is a global movement of passionate citizens committed to raising our voices for a world without extreme poverty. We leverage resources for programs and improved policies that give people living in poverty the health, education and opportunity they need to thrive. RESULTS Canada has local groups of volunteers across the country.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: -start and maintain a local group in your community or campus by recruiting members (a group should ideally have at a minimum 4 members)
-organize monthly education & action meetings in sync with our monthly calls to action
-take action alongside fellow group members on the current campaign
-coordinate the logistics of the group (meeting venue, email correspondence, follow up, fundraisers, etc.)
-promote and raise awareness and invite individuals to join your group
-manage and monitor group activities
-report on the group's members actions on a monthly basis
-communicate regularly with Regional Leader for guidance and support
-ensure sustainability of group by empowering others to take leadership within the group


For more details, visit bit.ly/joinresults
Skills Required: -Someone passionate about ending poverty in the Global South and committed to lead by taking action to build the political will to end poverty.
-A "people person", who is excellent at building relationships and who loves to inspire, develop and motivate others.
-Someone with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-A logistical mastermind, all about event organisation and time management with great attention to detail.
-Someone who is creative and is able to solve problems.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: This leadership role is a great opportunity for anyone who possesses organizational skills and wishes to use these skills in real life settings to create change in the world. You will also actively engage community members and gain experience working in the not-for-profit sector. You will build a close relationship with community members and a meaningful relationship with volunteers and staff. You will also receive recognition and references from RESULTS Canada for your hard work and dedication. And more importantly, you will feel the satisfaction from making a difference.
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Approximately 2 hours a week, at times will be demanding, at other times less so.
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 fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Speaks French
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: forms.gle/A85RBWsSGZJy3Wj78
Closing Date: Feb 28, 2020