Organization Details
Organization Name: KIDS Initiative
Address: Winnipeg MB
Website: http://www.kidsinitiative.ca
Organizational Description: MISSION
To work with developing communities by facilitating sustainable solutions to enrich the lives of children.

A world where everyone lives more and suffers less.

To better the lives of children by helping to alleviate poverty, facilitating sustainable food and water solutions, advancing education, and improving health.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Ensure that our organization is always staffed with the best and most reliable individuals and that
volunteers feel valued and are correctly utilized for the fulfillment of our mission.
Skills Required: Responsibilities:
Actively recruit, train, schedule and retain volunteers
Actively recruit volunteers through use of the websites, print media, community calendars,
applications, attendance at community meetings and events
Plan and oversee the logistics of committee operations
Provide reports to the President 1 week prior to each board meeting
Present committee decisions/recommendations to the board
Assign work to committee members
Ensure committee members have the information needed to do their jobs
Set the agenda for and run committee meetings
Qualifications or Experience:
3-5 years experience of volunteer program coordination or supervision in the non-profit sector
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite required and previous experience with volunteer
management software such as Better Impact is a definite asset
Post-secondary degree/diploma preferred; relevant experience may be considered in lieu of
university degree
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Evening, Weekend
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: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: Online: www.kidsinitiative.ca/volunteer
Closing Date: Jan 1, 2020