Fundraising Chair - Volunteer

Posted on January 10, 2017. Region: Morden & Winkler, MB

Do you love animals and enjoy event planning and working with people? The Pembina Valley Humane Society is looking for a Fundraising Chair! Some of our events include a social, steak night, walkathon, comedy night and bonspiel. There is already a fun and dedicated committee in place looking for their next leader!

- Reviews the mandate of the committee as outlined by the board
- Establishes fundraising goals in conjunction with the board
- Recruits an appropriate number of committee members to carry out the mandate
- Orients committee members to their mandate and guides committee work
- Calls committee meetings and develops agendas with input from members
- Chairs committee meetings, records & files minutes
- Reports committee progress to the board
- Encourage member participation
- Recognize member contributions
- Orients the new Fundraising Chair/Co-Chair
- Acts as a contact person & co-ordinates major fundraising events and campaigns with committee
- Delegates appropriate tasks to committee members
- Makes sure that legal requirements related to fundraising are fulfilled
- Prepare and present funding requests to municipal councils with president & treasurer
- Seeks out & researches new fundraising ideas
- Become familiar with and adhere to board policy
- Relays event information to PR Chair(s) for advertising

- Ability to organize events
- Ability to delegate tasks
- Ability to communicate clearly
- Strong organizational skills
- Ability to lead meetings and summarize discussions
- Detail oriented
- Polite and professional manner
- Ability to use technology (create presentations and track data)
- Strong leadership skills
- Ability to effectively coordinate volunteers/committee members


Morden, MB

Job type: Volunteer