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3121 - Fundraising Volunteers > Please APPLY by August 15, 2022
Position Address:
Food Bank: 31 Steinway Boulevard, Etobicoke, Ontario
Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon


Sai Dham Canada's principal presence in Peel Region is through our Food Bank, with our main focus being to improve the health and well-being of elderly seniors and individuals with disabilities, who are at greater risk for food insecurity by providing and delivering healthy, nutritious food to their doorsteps at anytime and at no cost. These ongoing services are possible ONLY BECAUSE OF OUR VOLUNTEERS.

The goal of our FUNDRAISING at Sai Dham Food Bank is to raise money through donations from companies and indivduals, plus find new donors that will be recurring, and raise brand awareness. This will help us serve our purpose to support seniors and disabled in need, homeless and children from low income families. 


As a Fundraising Volunteer, you will be engaged to:

  • Develop and implement a fundrasing strategy which will outline the objectives, activites, and goals
  • Have an outgoing, engaging manner at meetings, events, and oureaches into the community
  • Organize fundraising events in the municipalities served by Sai Dham
  • Collaborate with staff in respect of development/implementation of fundraising strategies
  • Raising awareness and the financial needs of our organization/cause by creating campaigns (incl. delivering flyers, posters, and other marketing media), plus ongoing promotion through our 'social media' channels
  • Coordinate receipt and accounting of all funds received through donations

WE INVITE YOU TO APPLY WITHOUT DELAY, no later than August 15, 2022. If you have a volunteer 'profile' with Volunteer MBC, click on the yellow box 'Apply Now!' (above) to send your name/contact info to the Food Bank confidentially, and you also will gain immediate access to our online APPLICATION FORM. IF you do not have a 'profile', create one, then APPLY, OR refer to How to Contact (below) for other ways to connect with Sai Dham. THANK YOU!


The benefits with Sai Dham Food Bank are endless in this position the volunteers have an opportunity to upgrade their resume,  build references, get certified for the work you've done and create a network with the outreach they will create. This opportunity also allows the volunteer to gain leadership skills, have an improved cross cultural awareness and have the feeling of satisfaction by doing something great by helping others. 


  • Minimum Age - 18
  • You have 1 to 2 years experience in 'marketing & communications' that includes fundraising promotion and activity (resume required / 1 personal, 1 professional reference)
  • Strong oral/written communication skills (primarily English, and fluency in additional languages is welcome)
  • Friendly, outgoing and engaging personality, and you are comfortable public speaking
  • You're a strong team player, collaborative, plus you can volunteer independently with a minimum of supervision
  • Police Vulnerable Sector Check and Proof of Vaccination required
  • Driver's Licence required
  • Able to comply with our organization's health & safety rules/procedures, incl. those that may be necessitated by COVID-19

SCREENING of applicants will be virtual, unless otherwise advised.

Min Age: 18   
Police Check: Required   
Driver's Licence: Required   
Proof of Vaccination: Required

Time Commitment
This is a Medium Term (4 - 6 months) commitment
Shifts are available on the following days
 - Monday Morning, Monday Afternoon, Tuesday Morning, Tuesday Afternoon, Wednesday Morning, Wednesday Afternoon, Thursday Morning, Thursday Afternoon, Friday Morning, Friday Afternoon, Saturday Morning, Saturday Afternoon, Sunday Morning, Sunday Afternoon

FLEXIBLE: Scheduling will be based upon volunteering mornings into the afternoon, Monday through Friday. Weekly hours may vary, due to special projects, events, outreaches.


ORIENTATION and TRAINING will be provided as soon as applicants are accepted. Also, ongoing supervision will be provided, if required. 

More Details
Areas of Interest: Fundraising, Social Media, Marketing/Promotion, Senior Support, Volunteer Coordination
Accessibility: Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individuals, Groups, Co-op Placements, Newcomers, Older Adults
Apply before: 2022-08-15

How to Contact
Send an Email Message
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http://Sai Dham Canada

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