Organization: Gloucester Emergency Food Cupboard
Commitment: Ongoing more than a year
Availability: Flexible; Evenings
Language Preference: English plus another language
Number of Positions Available: 2
Location: Ottawa - East
Deadline: Apr 6, 2018
Erin O'Manique, Executive Director
613 749 4728
Volunteer Opportunity Address
2040 Arrowsmith Drive
Good for people interested in: Governance (Boards, Committees); Fundraising; Communications and Marketing
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years)
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The core mission of the GEFC is to provide 4 days of emergency food, and also to support and encourage discussion on reform and social change to address food insecurity. We are working towards this through innovative projects and partnerships within the community. An individual who is committed to food security and social justice would find this work rewarding.
How will the organization benefit?
The GEFC must attract a large volume of high quality food donations and raise over $160,000 every year. This requires a consistent outreach and messaging strategy to keep donors informed and engaged. The organization will benefit from new approaches as it aspires to attract new donors.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Persons with a disability
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes