Fundraising and Special Events Committee Lead

(Imani's Place Foundation)

Position ID: V-ALL0031 Last Modified: 15 Mar 2022 Last Full Update: 31 Dec 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactLisa Ogbole, Executive Director, Imani's Place; Email:
DutiesIntegral part of creating awareness in the community of the services that we provide and who we provide them for. Working collaboratively with other members of the Imani’s Place Team, the Fundraising and Special Events Committee Lead will work toward the following, as a volunteer: 
• Demonstrated experience required (paid or volunteer) 
• Have a clear understanding of human trafficking and associated trauma 
• Build a strong committee of volunteers 
• Design and develop a Signature fundraising event for Imani’s Place 
• Oversee the planning and execution of the Signature event 
• Organize additional activities and special events with a goal to increase funds for the organization 
• Work with Team to prospect and solicit major and corporate donors 
• Maintain relationships with current donors and funders 
• Act as a community ambassador for the organization 
• Able to effectively lead and schedule a team of volunteers  
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously and efficiently with minimal supervision 
• Share our passion and dedication to making a real difference in the lives of women (particularly BIPOC women) who have experienced trauma through domestic violence and/or human trafficking. 
• Deliver to a high standard, in often challenging circumstances, both ethically and professionally and are able to work collaboratively in a culturally diverse organization.  
• May involve heavy lifting, standing or sitting for extended periods of time 
• You will demonstrate a commitment to the organization’s mission and values.
More Info
ClientsWomen in transitional housing who are survivors of domestic violence and/or human trafficking and are looking to move forward in a positive and healthy way.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Shelter Coordination Support
Skills/ExperienceAccounting & Finance ; Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
AccessibilityNot Accessible
Number of PositionsAlliston 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation - Self facilitated ; Experiencing in planning and executing special events and fundraisers an asset
TransportationCar required
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
Organization NameImani's Place Foundation
Office Phone705-250-2161
Address & Map
New Tecumseth, ON
Mailing Addressc/o Lisa Ogbole; PO Box 578, 14 Victoia St W 
14 Victoia St W 
Alliston, ON 
Canada L9R 1V7