Special Olympics BC – Fundraising Coordinator

Position title
Special Olympics BC – Fundraising Coordinator
Volunteer or Employment?
Volunteer
Employer name
Special Olympics BC
Employer email address
swall@specialolympics.bc.ca
Number of positions available
2
Organization
Special Olympics BC
Organization website
http://www.specialolympics.bc.ca/local/sobc-north-shore
Job/volunteer posting URL
http://www.govolunteer.ca/centres/vancouver/special-olympics-bc-fundraising-coordinator
Job description

Special Olympics BC – North Shore is a non-profit sport organization and we have been providing intellectually disabled individuals the opportunity to enhance their lives and celebrate personal achievement through positive sport experiences (training and competition) for more than 30 years.

As a member of the executive team, the fundraising coordinator organizes the campaigns and events necessary to bring funding into the local. The large majority of funds used to provide our athletes with life changing sport experiences is raised at the grassroots level, without your support and skills our programs would not be possible. Every penny counts and we look forward to working with you to create sustainable and fun fundraising initiatives! Rest assured, you will be supported by your other executive volunteers and SOBC staff along the way. Thank you for considering the position and we look forward to working with you!

Responsibilities:

Research, brainstorm and plan creative fundraising ideas;
Coordinate all fundraising activities for the local;
Prepare an annual action plan for fundraising;
Assist in preparing the SOBC-North Shore style guide and ensure the correct use when preparing materials;
Seek out service clubs, donors, sponsors and other organizations that wish to provide financial support;
Recognition and maintenance of sponsors –work with executive members to create opportunities to include sponsors at events;
Oversee and update the master donor list to ensure it is kept up to date;
Work closely with the executive team and provide executive updates on the status of various fundraising initiatives;
Attend monthly executive meetings.

Hours/time commitment
12 hours/month
How to apply
For more information about the role and to apply, please contact SOBC – North Shore Volunteer Coordinator, Kendra Feenstra, at volunteering@sobcnorthshore.ca.
Posting expiration date
October 2017