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3007 - Volunteer Donor Relations Coordinator > Virtual > ACTIVE NOW!
Position Address:
880 Dundas Street West, Suite 505, Mississauga, ON, Canada + FROM YOUR HOME
Mississauga, Virtual


Connect 4 Life is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in the Region of Peel (in Mississauga). Its mission is to, "To enhance the potential of individuals with disabilities by strengthning their independence and contributions to society; and to promote positive social change by transforming public perception".The Volunteer Donor Relations Coordinator will be responsible for the overall donor program as it relates to the goals of Connect 4 Life. This includes the development of and strategies to identify annual fund donors to maximize fundraising effectiveness. The Volunteer Donor Relations Coordinator also assists with the planning and coordination necessary for successful dedicated events alongside the Fundraising DirectorThe 'role' will be yours to fulfill and the impact of your volunteer engagement will be what you make it!


The role focuses on the overall aspects of our 'Donor program'. You will:

  • Function as first line of contact as it relates to the 'Donor program' (follow-up contact with donors)
  • Take lead on development strategies needed to reach out to fund donors
  • Develop monthly giving campaign and set goals for achievement
  • Prepare monthly/annual donor reports for Connect 4 Life Board and other interested parties
  • Participates in the development of strategies and messaging as it pertains to the donor program and other dedicated events pursued by Connect 4 Life
  • Coordinates with the Connect 4 Life Board on the management or inquiries of dedicated events components including website, email, mailings, and 'social media' to ensure accuracy
  • Works closely with the Fundraising Director and other Board members to identify and recruit volunteers to assist with dedicated events
  • Identifies opportunities to promote dedicated events to the public
  • Coordinates with vendors and sponsors of event set up and take down arrangements
  • Develops timelines and checklists for events in collaboration with the Fundraising Director
  • Works closely with Sales and Marketing to develop social media communications surrounding corporate sponsor recognition at events
  • Devise evaluation strategies to monitor performance and determine the need for improvements
  • May be required to attend Connect 4 Life Board meetings
  • Participate in events and activities as required
  • Provide support to other team members

PLEASE APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, as we are looking to fill this 'position' by July 4, 2022. IF you have a volunteer 'profile' through Volunteer MBC, please upload your resume to your 'profile', then click the yellow box 'Apply Now!' (above/below) to gain immediate access to an APPLICATION FORM (please follow the steps to complete it and send the document to Connect 4 Life), plus add your name/contact info/resume to a list for this 'role' with Connect 4 Life. In view of COVID-19, screening of applications will be virtual (telephone/email/online interviews). Thank you!

IF you are not part of Volunteer MBC's Referral System, please email your resume with a cover letter to: [email protected], with the 'position title' in the subject line.


This is an excellent opportunity to use your training, skills and experience in Program management to participate in the delivery of community programming Moreover, it will be a great addition towards the enhancement of your resume and increase your networking abilities withing the volunteer and other communities ++ Not to mention the personal satisfaction you will experience by being an important part of the mission of Connect 4 Life and Voices 4 Ability.


  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Post secondary education (Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree a plus)
  • Proven experience as a program director - (administrative, fundraising and/or special event experience preferred)
  • Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods
  • Working knowledge of MS Office 365 
  • Ability to build effective professional working relationships internally and externally
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Attention to detail and ability to multi–task, stay organized
  • Presents him or herself outside the organization in a manner in keeping with Connect 4 Life’s mission statement and commitment
  • Ability to maintain confidential information
  • Promote a team culture, leading and working as part of a dynamic team
  • Exhibit a cheerful outlook and have ability to manage difficult situations
  • Adept at problem-solving, decision-making abilities, and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to comprehend and process information rapidly and accurately
  • Skilled in effectively organizing work, files, records, etc., to maintain efficient workflow

SCREENING of APPLICATIONS, in view of COVID-19, will be virtual (telephone/email/online interviews). After you apply, please monitor your 'Junk/Spam' email folders and leave space on your voicemail for communications from Connect 4 Life.

Min Age: 18   
Police Check: Not required   
Driver's Licence: Not required   
Proof of Vaccination: Not required

Time Commitment
This is a Long Term (More than 6 months) commitment starting 2022-07-11
Shifts are available Anytime

FLEXIBLE, subject to a monthly minimum commitment: Anticipate 5 to 25 hours per month (number of hours will vary, in keeping with the needs and requirements of the position)..


Orientation about Connect 4 Life and Voices 4 Ability and the 'role' will be provided to the successful applicant(s).

More Details
Areas of Interest: Communication/Journalism, Fundraising, Office Administration, Customer Service, Seasonal/Special Event, Boards & Committees, Event Planning, Finance, Social Media, Marketing/Promotion, Program Coordination, Volunteer Coordination
Accessibility: Unknown, Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individuals, Older Adults
Apply before: 2022-07-04

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