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What talents do you want to apply to impact children and families?

We are looking for volunteers to join our Team!

*** All volunteers must reside full time in Canada. ***

Why volunteer for Buds in Bloom?

Flexible schedule; great cause! Volunteering with Buds in Bloom is a fantastic way to put your skills to work to help improve the lives of local children of varying abilities and families. Buds in Bloom is made up of fun, friendly people who are committed to helping our families, and who use their talents in a way that is impactful and fulfilling. Together, we bring relief, hope and empowerment.

Opportunities

Administration Champion! – Executive Assistant

The Administration Champion or Executive Assistant (EA) is in charge of streamlining administrative communications and processes, and developing strategic administrative structures and plans. Under the direction of the Board, the EA provides administrative assistance in a wide variety of administrative tasks using Google/gmail, Microsoft and other software.

Please click here to Apply, and for more information.

Accounting Wiz! – Treasurer of the Board

The Accounting Wiz or Treasurer is a Director of the Board and Chair of the Finance Committee, a committee composed of the Treasurer, Bookkeeper, Internal Auditor. Accountants (CPA), Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA), finance experts who reside full time in Canada, and have charity board experience in Canada (preferred) are considered.

Please click here to Apply, and for more information.

Online Auction Coordinator

Are you a wiz with online platforms and have experience with auctions? Buds in Bloom is looking for an Auction Coordinator to set up and manage an online silent auction that will run for a few weeks leading up to the annual Benefit.

Please click here to Apply, and for more information.

Social Impact Assessor

The Social Impact Assessor has an ease and proven results in (1) Sales, (2) securing Donors and Sponsors within six months, preferably with experience in Alberta or in Canada, and (3) strong communication and relationships with Donors and Sponsors and organization team members.

Please click here to Apply, and for more information.

Accounting Advisor

The Accounting Advisor has at least 10 years of Canada-based accounting/finance experience, and advises the Board in accounting and finance matters. Applicants must have a professional portfolio in accounting and treasury with Canadian charitable organizations knowledge and experience, and philanthropic work. *This position is not a bookkeeping role.*

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To apply, scroll down to ‘How to Apply Today’!

Stewardship Specialist

We are looking for a results-driven, effective Stewardship Specialist to lead and run our donor stewardship, gift-giving pipeline and strategic sustainability plan. The Stewardship Specialist reports directly to the Directors of the Board, and works closely with fellow volunteer Team members.

To apply, scroll down to ‘How to Apply Today’!

Grant Writer – Fund Developer

Number of volunteer positions: 1 or 2

Do you like creating a good story? Are you great at writing grants or a quick learner? Do you want to make a positive impact in the life of a child and their family? We have an opportunity for you! We are looking for volunteer Grant Writers to support the Research Information and Community Engagement Committees. Grant Writers will help research, prepare, and write grant proposals. This opportunity offers plenty of flexibility, creativity and the chance to make parts of a larger project your own. Grant Writers help Buds in Bloom to make a greater impact by allowing us to fund more projects, programs and services.

Responsibilities:

Research potential funding sources from local, provincial, and federal grants and through corporate giving programs; Work with Research Information Committee to obtain necessary information for proposals/grants and applications; Write Grant Applications.

Requirements:

Short-Term or Long-Term part time commitment; The ideal candidate is a talented writer who can showcase Buds in Bloom’s mission, vision and successes to potential funders. Funding opportunities are identified by the Research Information Committee, and a grant writer is tasked to take the lead in compiling a compelling application for each opportunity. Previous experience in grant writing is considered an asset, but is not necessary.

Strong organizational skills, time management and internet research skills; An ability to work to deadlines; self-motivated and detail-oriented; Strong work ethic; Committed and takes volunteerism seriously; Non-profit fundraising and professional writing experience is preferred; Last but not least you must be willing to have fun because volunteering with us is awesome.

To apply, scroll down to ‘How to Apply Today’!

Give time

A world of opportunities awaits. Join our volunteer Team or be added to our call list for short term opportunities like half-day to two-day volunteering.

How to Apply Today!
Email these 3 items to info@BudsinBloom.org
  1. Your Resume
  2. A paragraph about your talents
  3. How your talents align with our mission and the position you are applying for

Applicants from diverse backgrounds, including age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, language, national origin, race, religion, culture, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status, are encouraged to apply. Our commitment is demonstrated in who we are, what we stand for and how we work together.