Donor Engagement Volunteer

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

Position ID: V-CWD0208
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2023
Last Full Update: 04 Dec 2023

Opportunity Details: Donor Engagement Volunteer

Contact Adrienne Thorp, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 705-445-5204 ext 230

Donor Engagement Volunteers report to the Senior Manager of Philanthropy, Donor Relations Specialist, and/or the Annual Giving Manager to gain guidance in fostering positive relationships with donors. by contacting them upon becoming a regular donor or after donating to a ‘signature’ event or campaign. These volunteers will contact identified regular donors or signature event donors and may 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 the Senior Manager of Philanthropy, Donor Relations Specialist, and/or Annual Giving Manager – virtual or in-person
  • Independent conversations with donor contacts via email, in person, 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 fundraising best practices
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Benefits Support a cause and connect with like-minded people, AGM voting rights after 90 days, volunteer social events
Clients Donors
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Areas of Interest Animal Services ; Customer / Sales Services ; Guide / Greeter ; Research / Evaluation ; Telephone Communication ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual ; Writing / Editing
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Research ; 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. Set your own volunteer schedule and volunteering primarily from home.
Interaction Level Solitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours 2
Accessibility Not Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; Whilst our entrance/foyer/washrooms are accessible, the areas for volunteering are not
Location 549 Tenth Line, Collingwood L9Y 0W1
Number of Positions Collingwood: 2 individual(s) 
2 individual(s) needed in total. 
This position is available at time of posting. Our website is live-updated as volunteer vacancies arise and are filled, please check out current information and submit a volunteer application form to apply:
Training Orientation - Virtual (or in-person) ; Training is provided
Transportation Parking is available in the adjacent parking lot or along the roadside
Police Check Not Required
Additional Requirements Please submit a volunteer application form to apply:
Start Date On or after 09 Nov 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