Requirements:
  • Interview
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Email info@BudsinBloom.org a short paragraph with your interest in the position, what strengths you will bring to advance the vision/ mission, accompany with your resume and the names of 3 references with their contact information (not friends or family). Only applicants who are retained are contacted for an initial 10-minute telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, an in-person meeting is scheduled. Bring your portfolio and ideas! Reference check is required.
Languages Needed:

Excellence in written and spoken English is required

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit

Event Planner

Calgary, AB: in person, by telephone or by video-conferencing, Calgary, AB, T2H 0K2 [map]
2-4 hours / weekly
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Buds in Bloom | Bourgeons en Éclat, non-profit children organization, is looking for a volunteer with proficiency in fashion show benefit planning to lead our Fundraising team. Responsibilities include planning, coordinating and launching the April 2020 event by securing sponsors, funds, a venue, in-kind donors, performers and other key requirements for s profitable fundraiser.

Having an ease and proven record of success in holding fundraising events, including leading a team of volunteers, is required.

The change you will bring with your volunteering is raised awareness about the cause, while facilitating relief, hope and empowerment to families living with a child at risk for or who has a disability.

Time Commitment: 30- to 60-minute meetings are held in person and/ or by telephone or video-conferencing on a weekly or by-monthly basis, and as needed. Email communications in between meetings are also used as needed. The minimum time commitment over seven months is about 60 hours or 2 hours per week. Scheduling is flexible. A long term part time mandate is required. Letter of reference and attestation of hours worked available upon request after 2020 fashion show benefit is completed.
Additional Details & Skills Required
Excellence in team playing.
Proven results in profitable benefit planning strategies.
Proficiency in strategically launching fundraisers.
Excellence in trouble shooting during development, design, testing and event launch.
Efficiency in using Instagram, Facebook, Wordpress, an asset.
Monthly reporting of deliverables to the supervisor or Board members.
Certification or Education Required
Event Planning or Fundraising or equivalent/ relevant experience
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of creating a world where all families living with a child who has a disability get rapid access to the help they need. Together, bringing relief, hope and empowerment.

Letter of attestation of hours and of reference available upon request, once performance can be evaluated and attested, after the first completed seven-month term.
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Email info@BudsinBloom.org a short paragraph with your interest in the position, what strengths you will bring to advance the vision/ mission, accompany with your resume and the names of 3 references with their contact information (not friends or family). Only applicants who are retained are contacted for an initial 10-minute telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, an in-person meeting is scheduled. Bring your portfolio and ideas! Reference check is required.
Languages Needed:

Excellence in written and spoken English is required

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit