Passion for Life, Inc, is a 501C (3) non-profit organization; we are seeking fundraising professionals to serve on the fundraising committee. As a fundraising committee member, you will work with a collaborative team to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to generate fundraising strategies for Passion for Life, Inc.
You will be expected to participate in the following:
Development: Assist with the development of a one to three year fundraising plan.
Implementation : Preparing applications and appeals to appropriate sources of funding and serve on sub-committees for specific projects and events.
Monitoring: Ensure continual improvement and streamlining in process to reduce time and effort for greater return. On-going individual and team capacity building in fundraising practices.
Skills and abilities needed to succeed as a member of the Fundraising Committee
Sincere interest and/or related experience with fundraising activity.
Personal attributes of benefit to the Committee e.g. active contributor, responsible, team player, problem solver, creative thinker, organized etc.
Time and energy to contribute as a member and volunteer to the Fundraising committee and related tasks, events and activities.
Personal commitment to productive participation.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Comfortable working with a team. Self-starter and comfortable taking initiative.
Demonstrated effectiveness in meetings and task forces; seen as a leader.
Solid professional reputation.
Be continually aware of actions which could impact the reputation of the organization or the outcomes of the committee’s work.
Estimated time commitment and meeting format
Attend monthly meetings and participation in a bi-weekly conference call.
Participation in Passion for Life, Inc. events, taking part in at least one Passion for Life, Inc. event of program activity per quarter.
Estimated time commitment: 5-10 hours/ month including work from home, meeting attendance and activities as needed.
Busiest time period: work is consistent throughout the school year
Term limit: One-year commitment
- Financial Planning
- Grant Writing / Research
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- 5-10 Hours Month