Development Committee

(Darling Home for Kids)

Position ID: V-HVC0553
Last Full Update: 03 Nov 2023

Opportunity Details: Development Committee


The Cedarbrook Society, which owns and operates The Darling Home for Kids, is currently searching for dedicated
and enthusiastic individuals to join their Development Committee. The Darling Home for Kids is a registered charity providing residential, respite and hospice palliative care to medically complex children and their families.

Contact Melissa Hnatiw, Volunteer Services Officer, The Darling Home for Kids; Phone: 905-203-1470; Email:

The Development Committee is a group of individuals who support the mission and growth of The Cedarbrook Society. The committee is established by and responsible to the Board of Directors to recommend, advise and support the fundraising activities of the organization, and will serve to enhance the credibility and awareness of The Darling Home for Kids to a new and growing audience of potential supporters and donors.

Benefits -Enhance your professional profile 
-Make a difference in the lives of children and families in your community 
-Gain experience working in a not-for-profit organization 
-Share your skills and expertise 
-Increase visibility in your community
Clients Medically Complex Children and their Families
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment
Areas of Interest Behavioural and Developmental Support Services ; Child & Family Services ; Committees ; Hospice Care ; Parenting / Foster Care Support ; Respite Services ; Special Needs / Differently Abled ; Speech & Hearing Support ; Support for Visual Impairments
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Team Work
Commitment Length Long Term ; 1. Attend a minimum of 70% of all regularly constituted meetings per calendar year. 
2. Make The Darling Home for Kids a personal giving priority, and commit to financially supporting a minimum of one fundraising revenue line annually (ie. monthly giving, major gift, signature event, third party event) 
3. Act in the best interests of the organization using a consensus model where appropriate. 
4. Be prepared to actively participate in the discussions and work of the Committee and carry out assigned tasks.  
5. Support the Chair in ensuring the Committee meets its strategic fundraising plan, and overall purpose and objectives.
Interaction Level Small Group ; Large Group
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Number of Positions Acton ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Hamilton ; Milton ; Oakville 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided
Transportation Driver License required ; Car required
Police Check Required

Agency Details: Darling Home for Kids

Office Phone 905-878-7673
Toll Free Phone 1-877-406-7673
Fax 905-878-9886
Address & Map
5657 15th Side Rd
Milton, ON L9T 0C8
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