Event Planning Committee - Major Gifts Lead

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
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4626
Description of Duties:

- Develop and structure a plan for growing major gifts, tribute, bequests
- Work closely with DVMS committee
- Work closely with the Donor Research & Development Coordinator on connecting company ESGs to our pitch/ask for donations or gifts

Skills Required:

- Experience developing and executing a diversified annual fundraising program.
- Donor recruitment, retention, and relations experience in order to maintain philanthropic support from individuals, corporations, and foundations.
- Event and/or project management experience.
- Social media, marketing, and communication skills an asset.
- Experience leading a team of volunteers and understanding how to utilize everyone's skills to create a cohesive and nurturing team environment in order to achieve the desired organizational objectives.
- Organizational and time management skills to ensure tasks are being identified and achieved in a timely manner.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Remote Volunteering
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
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Online: www.kidsinitiative.ca/volunteer
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2024