Chair, Communications Committee

Organization Details
Organization Name: Henteleff Park Foundation
Address: 1964 St. Mary's Road
Winnipeg MB  R2N 4M7
Organizational Description: Our Mission is 'To act in stewardship for Henteleff Park'. The Park is 50 acres of natural beauty located at 1964 St. Mary's Road, Winnipeg. The volunteer run and non-profit Henteleff Park Foundation is dedicated to caring for the Park through restoration and conservation of its lands, plants, and wildlife; partnership with the community; education about its existing ecology and many layered human and ecological history.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5154
Description of Duties:

Henteleff Park Foundation is seeking a Chair of the Communications Committee. This volunteer is also a member of the Henteleff Park Foundation Board of Directors. The Communications Chair guides committee members in presenting the public face of the Foundation through social, community and mainstream media, as well as the Henteleff Park website, twice yearly newsletters and public events.

Skills Required:

Excellent organizational and communication skills

Experience in public relations and event planning

Strong writing skills and design sense

Familiarity with Outlook, Word and Excel.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

The Chair of Communications will learn about the lands, plants and wildlife of Henteleff Park and have the opportunity to help guide the future of this gem in south St. Vital. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a dynamic Board committed to the preservation of Henteleff Park.

Age: 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:

The Chair attends both Committee and Board meetings. The Committee meets monthly, mainly by Zoom for up to 90 minutes. The Board meets monthly, except in the summer, mainly by Zoom. Board attendance includes one annual general meeting and one annual planning session. Other duties vary the time commitment according to meeting outcomes, time of year, and the specific activities of the Committee.

Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
- St. Vital
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: Email:
Closing Date: Jun 30, 2024
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