Donor Stewardship Volunteer

(Georgian Triangle Humane Society, Collingwood - 10th Line)

Position ID: V-CWD0190
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2023
Last Full Update: 14 Aug 2023

Opportunity Details: Donor Stewardship Volunteer

Contact Adrienne Thorp, Volunteer Coordinator, Georgian Triangle Humane Society (GTHS); Phone: 705-445-5204 ext 230; Email:

Donor Stewardship Volunteers report to the Annual Giving Manager and foster positive relationships with donors by contacting them upon becoming a regular donor or after donating to a ‘signature’ event or campaign. These volunteers also participate in regular Donor Relations Team meetings to collaborate on ideas that will enhance the relationships that leadership and legacy donors have with the GTHS, to inspire higher levels of giving. This is a remote volunteer position (with occasional onsite activities) and volunteers will utilize their own computer or tablet, telephone and internet.

  • Participation in monthly Donor Relations Team meeting with Donor Relations Coordinator (and Executive Director when availability permits) – virtual or in-person
  • Independent conversations with donor contacts via email and / or telephone
  • Performs independent research on subject matter when required
  • May be asked to participate in donor engagement activities such as donor tours of the Animal Centre
  • Networking and relationship building
  • Acquiring a solid knowledge of the GTHS and best fundraising practices
More Info Link
Benefits Support a cause and connect with like-minded people
Clients Donors
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Areas of Interest Office Administration ; Program Coordination / Support ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR - Useful ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing ; 18 years of age minimum 
A commitment to animal welfare 
Self-motivated and demonstrates attention to detail 
Interest in donor development 
Able to work independently 
Access to internet and phone 
Own computer / tablet
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) - A minimum commitment period of 6 months is required for all volunteer positions at the GTHS unless otherwise stated ; Approximately 2-3 hours per week and a meeting commitment of 1 hour per month.
Interaction Level Solitary ; One-on-one ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours 2 / Week
Accessibility Partially Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Our current location has poor accessibility, but this is primarily a virtual role and meetings can be held via Zoom / Teams if on-site meeting attendance is problematic
Location Volunteer from home and meet at 549 Tenth Line, Collingwood ON L9Y 3A8
Number of Positions Collingwood: 2 individual(s) 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation - Virtual ; Training is provided - see note ; Completion of onboarding documentation will be required by the successful candidate(s). Structured training isn't required, but guidance and support on undertaking the role will be provided by the GTHS Senior Manager of Philanthropy
Transportation Transportation will be required if attending meetings in-person
Police Check Not Required
Additional Requirements This vacancy is available at time of posting - please check out our website for the most up to date vacancy information and kindly submit a volunteer application form to apply. All volunteer opportunities, FAQs, foster and volunteer application forms can be found on our website:
Start Date On or after 31 Jul 2023

Agency Details: Georgian Triangle Humane Society, Collingwood - 10th Line

Office Phone 705-445-5204
Address & Map
549 10th Line
Collingwood, ON
Canada L9Y 0W1
Mailing Address 549 10th Line 
Canada L9Y 0W1