Leadership Committe, Volunteer - The Kidney Foundation of Canada, London & District Chapter


Volunteer Details

Position Activity

Fundraiser / Donations

Suitability

Individual Adult (over 18)

Age Requirement

Adult

Hours Per Week

Vary

Location

London

Population Served

Families

Number of Positions

4

Time Commitment: 

  • Long-Term (6+ months)

Deadline to Apply: 

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Position Description

One in ten Canadians are diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease and many others are at risk –
The Kidney Foundation of Canada works to increase awareness and support those with CKD.

 As a national volunteer-based organization, the Kidney Foundation’s mission is committed to: Funding and stimulating innovative research for better treatments and a cure; Providing education and support to prevent kidney disease in those at risk and empower those with kidney disease to optimize their health status; Advocating for improved access to high quality healthcare; Increasing public awareness and commitment to advancing kidney health and organ donation.

 Why This is a Great                             We are looking for 4 Leadership Committee Volunteers who will be

Opportunity for You                           responsible for assisting the London & District Chapter and its goals

Why We Need                                     Provide leadership and support to the Chapter and to fellow Board

Your Assistance                                   Committee Members; to assist in managing or developing new initiatives and sharing fundraising goals; to maintain and uphold the 2019-2021 strategic plan

Essential Skills                                      Exceptional commitment to the mission while understanding the purpose of the Foundation; takes initiative; ability to engage, motivate, and inspire people; works collaboratively with team members; facilitation skills; financial related background or connection with Kidney Disease is an asset

 Requirements                                      Meets regularly with Chapter and Committee Members; participates in external activities representing the Foundation; undertakes specific assignments; assist with fundraising campaigns; has experience on a Board or Committee

 Commitment                                        We require up to 1-year of your valuable time attending annual and general meetings as well as conference calls if required

 Orientation & Training                       Introductions and training will be provided by the Chapter Manager

 Benefits                                                 Seeing the impact of volunteer efforts while supporting kidney patients and their families; personal growth and professional development; participation in conferences related to health and the volunteer sector; networking with volunteers, staff and other professionals across Ontario

Positions Available                              4

 Do you have any questions or would like to get involved with The Kidney Foundation of Canada?

Please send your cover letter and resume to:

Rizwana Ramzanali

Fund Development Officer, London Ontario
The Kidney Foundation of Canada | La Fondation canadienne du rein
785 Wonderland Road South, Suite 203, London, Ontario  N6K 1M6
T: 519.318.3362 / 1.800.387.4474 ext.4860
F: 519.850.5360
E: rizwana.ramzanali@kidney.ca
W: https://www.kidney.ca/london

Skills Preferred

takes initiative; ability to engage, motivate, and inspire people; works collaboratively with team members; facilitation skills; financial related background or connection with Kidney Disease is an asset

Activities

  • Fundraiser / Donations

Required Qualifications/Training

Meets regularly with Chapter and Committee Members; participates in external activities representing the Foundation; undertakes specific assignments; assist with fundraising campaigns; has experience on a Board or Committee. Introductions and training wil

How to Apply

Contact Name: 

Rizwana Ramzanali

Phone

519-318-3362/1-800-387-4474 ext. 4860

Deadline to Apply: 

Thursday, February 28, 2019
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