Special Events Committee Member - Ontario West

Ideal for
Time Details

Position Commitment: 6 to 8 months

Time Details: average of 3 to 5 volunteer hours per month including one meeting per month

  • Hamilton
  • Kitchener Waterloo
  • London 
  • Windsor
Location Details
Community Location
Position Description

Objective: Contribute to planning and executing a special event to raise funds in support of CNIB’s mission.

Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Attend committee meetings and contribute to all aspects of event planning
  • Contribute to recruiting and engaging event volunteers
  • Contribute to recruitment of participants by selling tickets or registrations
  • Contribute to recruitment and solicitation of sponsors
  • Participate in specific tasks and projects, as assigned
  • Track and report volunteer hours as directed
Benefit of position

One of the great ironies of life is this: He or she who serves almost always benefits more than he or she who is served.” - Gordon Hinckle

Join us today and:

  • Make a difference in the lives of people in your community who are blind or partially sighted: help raise money, increase awareness of CNIB and re-energize the cause
  • Develop and gain skills in event planning
  • Grown and expand your personal network
  • Add to your resume
Qualities, Skills and Training

Qualities and Skills:

  • Bring forward your existing network of personal and professional contacts
  • Professional, passionate and driven to see the event succeed
  • Reliable, organized and able to work with minimal supervision


  • 6 to 8-month commitment
  • Attend 1 meeting per month
  • average 5 volunteer hours per month
  • Willing to work your personal and business networks to sell event tickets and provide strong sponsorship leads

Ideal for: Professionals and civic-minded community members interested in making a difference in their community

Position Commitment
Long Term
Application and contact information

If you are interested in this position, you can apply to join our team today by using our online application form. 

For more information, contact:

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