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Board Member

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Volunteer Position Name / Role: Board Member
Date Posted: Tuesday, March 29, 2022
Organization Name: Bethell Hospice Foundation
Organization Contact: Nicole Hand
Why you might want to consider taking this opportunity: This role is for a member of the community who would like to take on a volunteer leadership role in a community organization and actively fundraise to ensure the ongoing services of the hospice remain free of cost to all who need us.
Type of Organization: Health-related Service
More Info Link:
Volunteer type position is suitable for:
  • Adult (18 +)
Duties / Roles / Activities: Board of Director Responsibilities include:

Actively participate in fundraising initiatives
Financially support the organization, spread the word, & identify potential supporters
Prepare for and attend Board Meetings (6 regular meetings per year, plus up to 2 extra meetings)
Sit on one additional committee in a select area of interest
Sample Tasks: Participate in strategic conversations and implementation of select strategies in regards to Bethell Hospice Foundation business
Actively volunteer at Bethell Hospice Foundation special events and fundraising initiatives like Golf Tournaments, Hikes or Walks, Third Party and Signature Events.
Act as an ambassador to donors at presentations and stewardship celebrations
Dates & Times:
  • Daytime
  • Evening
  • Weekend
Seasonal: All Year
Location of Volunteer Activity:
  • Any Dufferin
  • Orangeville and area
  • Shelburne and area
  • Grand Valley and area
Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
Can be used toward '40 Hours' for Highschool Graduation (OSSD): No
Does this opportunity relate to COVID-19: No
Commitment Length / Duration: Long Term (more than 1 year)
Training Required:
  • None
Transportation: Own Transportation Required
Expired Friday, September 30, 2022
Areas of Interest:
  • Boards / Committees / Task Forces
  • Event Planning / Fundraising and special events
  • Marketing / Communications / Public Relations
Skills / Experience: We are seeking individuals, who:

Work and/or live in our major catchment areas of Caledon, Dufferin County or Brampton
Have previous board experience with charitable, not-for-profit organizations, service clubs, etc.
Have been involved with fundraising initiatives
Are comfortable in approaching others for their support
Have experience and knowledge in the following areas:

Business management
Community involvement
Finance/ Accounting
Human Resources
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