Fundraising and Membership Committee Member

Purpose

As a member of Regina Cat Rescue’s (RCR) Fundraising and Membership Committee, you will help us determine and achieve our fundraising goals to support the organization’s various initiatives.
 

Benefits to Volunteering

  • Make a significant difference in the lives in the animals under RCR care
  • Play a key role in shaping the direction and achievement of RCR’s fundraising goals
  • Increase your knowledge and experience in fundraising
  • Have a lot of fun with some great people!

Responsibilities

  • Contribute ideas for fundraising activities and membership incentives
  • Help develop an annual fundraising and membership plan
  • Recruit volunteers for fundraising initiatives
  • Attend and support fundraising activities
  • Approach appropriate businesses to offer benefits/discounts for RCR members
  • Promote the benefits of RCR membership to volunteers and potential members
  • Maintain an up-to-date membership list

Time Commitment

  • Attendance at Fundraising and Membership Committee meetings (approximately five to six meetings per year. Meetings are about one to two hours each, plus preparation time)
  • Attendance at fundraising events, plus preparation time
  • One-year commitment

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Commitment to RCR’s mission
  • Strong leadership, multi-tasking, and organizational skills
  • Expertise in or willingness to learn about fundraising events, planned giving, stewardship and membership recruitment and retention
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively