We believe in the value and values of mentoring.”


Summer Student Job Description: Fundraising & Events Assistant

The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the agency and the Executive Director in the coordination, facilitation and evaluations of special events and campaigns while maximizing fundraising opportunities. The event and campaigns may include, barbecues, pancake breakfast, recruitment of volunteers and brochure distribution. The student will gain career related experience and skills in the areas of business, communication, administration and fundraising. The Executive Director will supervise the students work and will provide mentorship.

Due to the small size of the agency this positions is a great opportunity for the student to experience and develop a wide range of skills.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assist in the delivery of events and campaigns

  • Coordinate & Supervise Volunteers

  • Proficient in math

  • Responsible for data input

  • Financial reconciliation and deposits

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Evening and occasional weekend shifts necessary

    Skill Set & Experience

  • Outgoing personality with the ability to work independently and part of a team

  • Good judgement and strong decision making skills

  • Self-motivated

  • Attention to detail

  • Excellent organization and communication skills


  • Must be between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment

  • Must have been registered as a full-time student during the preceding academic Year

  • Intends to return to school on a full-time basis during the next academic year

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean drivers abstract

  • Access to a reliable vehicle

Rate of pay:  $14/hour

Anticipated start date: May 8th, 2017

Duration: 16 weeks at 40 hours per week

We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to Brenda Robinson Executive Director


by April 14th, 2017.  We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.