GEORGE FOUNDATION FOR SIGHT RESTORATION
Advocacy & Human Rights
Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine
3100 N MACARTHUR BLVD IRVING, TX 75062
Active Opportunities (3)
Irving, TX 75062
The Social Media Influencer will create posts and get followings for multiple social media platforms, for a nonprofit dedicated to providing cataract surgery to restore sight to those who are losing their sight but cannot afford surgery. Additional duties will include assisting the director in everyday tasks vital to running the nonprofit organization. The ideal candidate will be efficient, professional, pleasant, and organized. . This is a wonderful opportunity for someone interested in a career in marketing or philanthropy. Internships are welcome! Learn more about our organization here: https://www.restoringsight.org/
Date Posted: Aug 18, 2023
Irving, TX 75062
Position Title: Volunteer Fundraising Coordinator Volunteer Fundraising Coordinator | George Foundation for Sight Restoration Are you ready to make a significant impact in the non-profit sector? Join the George Foundation for Sight Restoration as a Volunteer Fundraising Coordinator and lead our efforts to secure crucial financial support. Your strategic planning, organizational prowess, and excellent networking skills will empower us to continue restoring sight and transforming lives. Together, we can make a lasting difference. Key Responsibilities: Fundraising Strategy: Collaborate with the non-profit's management team to develop a comprehensive fundraising strategy aligned with the organization's goals and objectives. Conduct research and analysis to identify potential funding sources. Evaluate and prioritize fundraising opportunities based on their potential impact and alignment with the organization's mission. Fundraising Campaigns and Events: Plan, coordinate, and execute fundraising campaigns and events, such as online crowdfunding, charity walks, auctions, or benefit concerts. Engage volunteers and supporters to actively participate in fundraising activities and events. Donor Cultivation and Stewardship: Cultivate relationships with individual donors, corporate sponsors, and community partners to secure financial support. Maintain communication with donors and supporters, expressing gratitude, providing updates on the organization's activities, and fostering long-term relationships. Fundraising Analytics and Reporting: Utilize fundraising software and databases to maintain accurate donor records and generate reports. Provide regular updates on fundraising progress. Qualifications and Skills: Strong passion for the mission and values of the non-profit organization. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships and engage donors effectively. Exceptional organizational and project management abilities, with attention to detail. Strong writing and research skills for proposal development. Proficiency in using fundraising software and tools. Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with a flexible and proactive mindset. Benefits Add experience to your resume and showcase your fit for open positions. Expand your network by working with experienced professionals in your field. Learn and apply new skills; work as part of a dynamic team as you do so. Make a positive impact on the lives of others. At the George Foundation for Sight Restoration (GFSR), our mission is clear: restoring and enhancing sight through innovative treatments, education, and community empowerment. Led by Dr. Michael George, we provide life-changing vision solutions while equipping individuals with the knowledge and resources for optimal eye health. Join us in our transformative journey, bringing hope and sight to those in need. Together, we make a vision of possibility a reality.
Date Posted: Jul 6, 2023
Dallas, TX 75219
Volunteer Listing: Senior Patient Liaison - Post-Cataract Surgery Interviews Position: Senior Patient Liaison - Post-Cataract Surgery Interviews (Fall Position) Organization: The George Foundation for Sight Restoration Are you a retired professional seeking a meaningful opportunity to give back to your community? Join us as a Senior Patient Liaison at The George Foundation for Sight Restoration. We are searching for compassionate individuals who can conduct post-cataract surgery interviews with patients. This fall position offers a unique opportunity to make a difference on a case-by-case basis. Key Responsibilities: - Conducting post-cataract surgery interviews with patients at Cedar Springs Clinic - Engaging in empathetic conversations with patients to assess their post-surgery experiences and satisfaction levels - Collecting feedback on the effectiveness of the surgery, patient comfort, and overall experience - Documenting patient feedback accurately and maintaining confidentiality - Collaborating with the medical team to identify any areas of improvement or follow-up care needs Requirements: - Retiree with a desire to contribute to the community and make a positive impact - Excellent communication and active listening skills - Empathy and compassion towards patients during their recovery period - Attention to detail and ability to document information accurately - Reliable and flexible, able to fill in on a case-by-case basis - Comfortable working within a medical setting and following professional protocols - Experience in healthcare or patient support is an advantage but not mandatory Benefits: - Fulfillment: Experience the joy of helping patients on their post-cataract surgery journey, making a real difference in their lives. - Flexibility: Enjoy the freedom to fill in on a case-by-case basis, accommodating your availability and other commitments. - Personal Growth: Enhance your communication and interpersonal skills while working alongside a dedicated medical team. - Meaningful Connections: Build relationships with patients and contribute to their overall well-being during their recovery period. Join us as a Senior Patient Liaison and contribute to the success of post-cataract surgeries at Cedar Springs Clinic. This position is perfect for retirees seeking a fall engagement and who wish to make a difference in the lives of patients. If you are passionate about supporting others and ready to be part of a compassionate team, apply today! To apply, send your resume and a brief statement of interest to [Paul@tylock.com] we look forward to welcoming you to our team!
Date Posted: Jul 7, 2023
The George Foundation for Sight Restoration (GFSR) is devoted to restoring sight with surgery, medication, and education, for qualifying patients who have a financial need; in addition, Dr. Michael George and his team are committed to providing community education and resources for vision health.
The George Foundation for Sight Restoration, started by opthalmologist Dr. Michael George, has been an active nonprofit for one year, and has prevented low vision and/or blindness in a minimum of one patient per month at no charge to those patients with financial need.
The (GFSR) is devoted to enhancing and restoring sight with surgery, medication, and education, for qualifying patients who have financial needs; in addition, Dr. Michael George and his team are committed to providing community education and resources for vision health. Valued volunteers play a vital role in fundraising, and community education.
The GFSR is supported solely by generous charitable donations from individuals, grateful patients, private foundations, corporate matching gifts, and an annual fundraising event. No government or third-party funding of any other kind is received by the GFSR.
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