(Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre)
|Contact||Lindsay Maxim, Executive Coordinator, Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre; Phone: 705-741-5000; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||Up to 3 volunteers needed to assist KTTC Board members/Volunteer Coordinator with researching and writing funding proposals to fund-granting organizations. |
Volunteers who are accepted would work under a Lead who would coordinate their activities. Volunteers would work primarily on their own from their homes. Meetings would tend to be held by conference call though occasional live meetings can be expected.
Volunteers will identify funding organizations that support projects related to:
• Wildlife rehabilitation, conservation and education
• Bio-diversity and the environment
They will pre-qualify KTTC programs by reviewing the funder's requirements and funding proposal guidelines. The volunteer will then make recommendations to the Lead and they may be asked to draft funding proposals. Assistance and training on completing funding proposals will be available.
• A computer with internet access.
• Good attention to detail
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Open to feedback
The Grant Research and Proposal Subcommittee reports to the Fund-raising Committee through the Fund-raising Committee Chair.
|More Info Link||www.kawarthaturtle.org|
|Benefits||• Experience researching and writing funding proposals |
• Experience working within a respect for conservation-focused charitable organization.
• You will be helping to save turtles!
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Areas of Interest||Fundraising / Canvassing ; Research / Evaluation ; Writing / Editing|
|Skills/Experience||No experience necessary. Experience writing grant applications would be helpful. Good organization and communication skills are required, an ability to meet deadlines is a must!|
|Dates and Times||Time Requirement – On average 4 – 6 hours/month.|
|Location||Most work can be done from home, may meet occassionally with fundraising chair as required.|
|Number of Positions||Peterborough: 3 individual(s) |
3 individual(s) needed in total.
|Transportation||Most work can be done independently from home. Carpooling can be arranged to board meetings if and when the need arises.|
|Police Check||Not Required|
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|Organization Name||Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre|
|Address & Map|
4-1434 Chemong Rd
Selwyn, ON K9J 6X2
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