Sponsorship and Donation

(We Grow Food)

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Position ID: V-OSH1302 Last Modified: 05 Mar 2021 Last Full Update: 05 Mar 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactCarol Vandersanden, President, We Grow Food; Phone: 905-439-2527; Email: thetablebycarol@icloud.com
DutiesWork with small team to secure funding for a Mobile Greenhouse Classroom * secure meetings for sponsorship presentations, find and work on leads for donations * help create public awareness about the project
More Info Linkwww.facebook.com/WeGrowFoodDurham/
BenefitsBecome a part of the food security movement in Durham Region * be a part of a team that recognizes the importance of how to grow food and equitable sharing of food * education outside of the four walls and getting back to nature
Ages20 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups ; Court-ordered community service hours
Areas of InterestFood Services / Nutrition ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Marketing & Promotions ; Research / Evaluation ; Writing / Editing
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills - Telephone and cold calls ; Confidentiality ; Creativity - who to connect with and presenting interesting proposals ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness - works well in timelines ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills - Excel and Word and Outlook ; Leadership - takes initiative ; Listening Skills - listens to prospective sponsor and tailor a package ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing - Project management with the team ; Public Speaking - Present the We Grow Food philosophy ; Research - Identify target donor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing - Proposal writing ; Excellent telephone skills an asset * community development skiils an asset
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - Launch the new Mobile Greenhouse Classroom Project in the next 4 months
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours4 / Week
SeasonsSummer ; Fall ; Winter
AccessibilityNot Applicable ; If accessibility is required Cordova Park Club House, 863 Glen St, Oshawa
Number of PositionsOshawa 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TransportationNear public transit
Application Deadline31 Jul 2019
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameWe Grow Food
Office Phone905-439-2527
Address & Map
Durham Region, ON
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Mailing Addressc/o Carol Vandersanden 
366 Leslie St 
Oshawa, ON L1G 5H9

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