Community Lead Volunteer

Cause Areas


Mon Jun 06, 2016 - Wed May 31, 2017


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Community Lead Responsibilities

  • Secure a minimum of $5,000 in external event funds such as restaurant promotions, retail store promotions, company fundraisers, and local church, club or youth group fundraisers.
  • Commit to accessing your personal network to recruit fundraising partners.
  • Meet individually with Manager of Community Development (MCD) to determine the best strategy for securing new partnerships. Set fundraising and outreach goals.
  • Communicate regularly with MCD regarding successes and challenges.
  • Serve as a representative of Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia to the newly cultivated External Event partners.


Community Lead will be responsible for developing and maintaining fundraising opportunities in your area.

Skills Required

  • Willingness to reach out to local businesses to facilitate relationships with local businesses and community groups.
  • Ability to communicate the mission of Make-A-Wish
  • Confident in public speaking and able to express ideas verbally and in writing
  • Ability to inspire, motivate and challenge the public to get involved with Summer of Wish

For immediate consideration, please submit an inquiry through this site.


  • Resource Development / Management
  • Fundraising
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Event Management
  • Community Outreach

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