Chicago Area Auxilliary Board of On Your Feet Foundation


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1555 Sherman AveEvanston, IL 60201


About

Join On Your Feet Foundation as a founding member or our Chicago Area Auxilliary Board!


Meetings will take place at a centrally convenient location for all participants. The Auxilliary board will be expected to meet 6-8 times per year.

Function

The Chicago Area Auxiliary Board of On Your Feet Foundation will be charged with increasing visibility of On Your Feet Foundation in the Chicago area by planning fundraisers and increasing participation. Individuals on the Illinois Auxiliary Board will be responsible for identifying 10 individuals, corporations or foundations annually to introduce to On Your Feet Foundation through direct contact, event participation, grant applications, etc. This will support On Your Feet Foundation’s mission in Chicago.

Fundraising

Individuals on the Chicago Area Auxiliary Board will be held accountable for $150 in fundraising for the organization over their first year of service. Fundraising numbers can be derived from personal donations or bringing new participants to fundraising events. These fundraising goals will support the Chicago Area Auxiliary Board and Executive Director in diversifying the current operating budget. Following their first year of service, board members are asked to raise $250+ in their second year of service.

Leadership

Professionals serving on the Chicago Area Auxiliary Board will be asked to host fundraising events, serve on committees, and will be considered for future leadership opportunities within On Your Feet Foundation. The Chicago Area Auxiliary Board will be instrumental in improving the effectiveness of On Your Feet Foundation in Illinois.

Recruitment Strategy

We are looking for individuals who have the drive to further the mission of On Your Feet Foundation and a desire to make an impact in the adoption community. Individuals should have 2+ years of professional experience in Illinois and be able to help us to increase our donor base.

Board Responsibilities

The Chicago Area Auxiliary Board will be responsible for three key functions: expanding organizational outreach, fundraising and providing support for On Your Feet Foundation in Illinois. Members are expected to participate in a majority On Your Feet Foundations events and research/develop new events in order to attract more supporters.

Contact

For more information regarding the Chicago Auxiliary Board, please contact Sheena Kemp at kemp.sheena@gmail.com or 312-720-0671.

Skills

  • Resource Development / Management
  • Fundraising
  • Networking
  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 25
  • 5-10 hours/month
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