Board Member - Fundraising Director

(Oakville Chamber Orchestra)

Position ID: V-HVC0521 Last Full Update: 21 Jun 2018
Opportunity Details
CommentsThe purpose of the Oakville Chamber Orchestra (OCO), a registered Canadian charitable organization, is to enrich the culture of the community by creating a passion for live chamber music concerts, while developing local amateur musicians of all ages and promoting Canadian soloists.  
For the past 30+ seasons, the Oakville Chamber Orchestra has been exciting audiences with its chamber ensemble music played in intimate settings. The OCO performs classical music favourites, rare gems, and contemporary music.  
The OCO reaches out to the community with about 8 events (including concerts) per year, partnerships with other local arts organizations, and performances for other charitable organizations.
ContactBethany Reed, General Manager, Oakville Chamber Orchestra; Phone: 905-483-6787; Email:
DutiesWe are looking for a key board member interested in a hands-on role in Fundraising, including event management, donor/sponsor relations, grant writing. 
Our organization is based in Oakville. This position requires a commitment of about 5 hours per week and attendance at board meetings about 10 times per year.
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Ages19 year(s) - 75 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)
Areas of InterestBoard of Directors ; Committees ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Marketing & Promotions ; Office Administration ; Social Media
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours15 / Month
Dates and TimesTuesday: Evening 
Saturday: Afternoon 
Sunday: Afternoon
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter
LocationTrafalgar and QEW, Oakville
Number of PositionsOakville: 1 individual(s) 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Full training provided
TransportationCar required
Police CheckNot Required
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Organization NameOakville Chamber Orchestra
Office Phone905-483-6787
Address & Map
St Simon's Church (rehearsal location)
1450 Litchfield Rd
Oakville, ON L6H 5P4
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Mailing Addressc/o Oakville Chamber Orchestra 
PO Box 76036 
1500 Upper Middle Rd W 
Oakville, ON L6M 3H5