Fundraising and Event Committee

(Dress for Success)

Position ID: V-ORI0006 Last Modified: 18 Aug 2021 Last Full Update: 18 Aug 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactCarolyn Gibson, Community Outreach Coordinator, Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie; Phone: 705-252-9200; Email:
DutiesBecome a member of our volunteer team interested in supporting the vision and mission of Dress for Success. Make a difference and ensure that there is both awareness and funds available to helping disadvantage women return to work.
BenefitsBuild skills at developing and hosting events 
Network with other like minded individuals who what to make a difference in their community 
Feel good, knowing that you have made a significant difference in the lives of disadvantaged women who are struggling to gain independence through employment by building lasting and sustainable events that will support the programs these women benefit from.
ClientsThe mission of Dress for Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Women ; Groups ; Individuals
Areas of InterestEvent Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Web & IT ; Writing & Editing
Commitment Lengthone year
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering ; Group
Minimum Hours4 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Evening 
Tuesday: Evening 
Wednesday: Evening 
Thursday: Evening 
Friday: Morning, Evening 
Saturday: Afternoon 
Fundraising and Event Committee will meet one evening a month during planning stages as event draws near more hours maybe required. Meeting will rotate between Barrie and Orillia locations.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityNot Applicable
LocationBarrie and Orillia
Number of PositionsBarrie: 6 individual(s) 
6 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
Organization NameDress for Success
Office PhoneOffice: 705-252-9200
Address & Map
Bayfield Mall; 320 Bayfield St Dr
Unit 79
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 3C1
Mailing AddressBayfield Mall; 320 Bayfield St Dr 
Unit 79 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 3C1