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SOG Program Leadership Team Financials Coordinator

Organization: Canadian Organic Growers - Ottawa St Lawrence Outaouais Chapter Section d'Ottawa

Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)

Availability: Flexible

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 1

Location: Ottawa - East

Deadline: Sep 20, 2019

Description

Senior Organic Gardeners Financials Coordinator
Senior Organic Gardeners (SOG) is a program of Canadian Organic Growers-local chapter working to enhance the quality of life, health and social opportunities with seniors through active participation in organic gardening for nutritious food and the joys of good food.
SOG Leadership Team Financials Coordinator
Become part of the SOG Leadership Team
Get to know all aspects of the program and the administration.
Develop SOG Budgets in conjunction with the SOG

Manager & the Fundraisers (Grants and Local) overseeing, tracking, recording and approving all financial expenses & receipts in concert with the COG National office www.cog.ca and COG OSO local chapter Treasurer.

Prepare quarterly SOG financial reports for the COG OSO Steering Committee in conjunction with accounting at COG National Office and/or COG OSO treasurer.

Attend some COG OSO Steering Committee meetings as needed in person or virtually.

Enjoy attending occasional SOG events as possible to participate in the Vision at Work!

This is a volunteer opportunity that would involve approximately 8-10 hours per month on a flexible basis but would require at least a one-year commitment with availability for one monthly evening meeting in person or possibly virtually. It is a chance to give back to the community especially to seniors in a meaningful way and to broaden your understanding about the ‘organic world’ We ask for references and provide for free police checks for the candidate who has given us with a CV, has had an interview and has been invited to the role subject to Steering Committee approval.
Have a look at our website: www.cog.ca/ottawa/senior-organic-gardeners
Deadline: Sept 20, 2019

Questions? Send us an e-mail: sog.@cog.ca or call 613 834 5091 Please share this message with people who might be interested.
Canadian Organic Growers- Ottawa St Lawrence Outaouais Chapter
The Ottawa – St. Lawrence – Outaouais chapter of Canadian Organic Growers (COG OSO) is a regional chapter of a national charity, whose mandate is to lead local and national communities towards sustainable organic stewardship of land, food and fibre while respecting nature, upholding social justice and protecting natural resources. COG OSO is a lively and enthusiastic group based in Ottawa, offering numerous events and programs year-round to support knowledge and skills for farmers, gardeners, educators, children, seniors, and anyone who is interested in eating healthy food and living in healthy environments. Details of our activity are available at our new website: www.cog.ca/ottawa/

Contact

Margaret Tourond-Townson

613 834 5091

Ext: n/a

sog@cog.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
Orleans

Details

Good for people interested in: Governance (Boards, Committees); Fundraising; Accounting and finance

You will be working with: Men; Seniors; Women

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
It is a chance to give back to the community especially to seniors in a meaningful way and to broaden your understanding about the ‘organic world’
Enjoy attending occasional SOG events as possible to participate in the Vision at Work!

How will the organization benefit?
We will benefit from your skills in financials, accounting and record keeping as well as your advice in décision making

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - Seniors

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes

Police record check required: Yes