Position Type: Contract
Moorelands Kids is an innovative children’s charity empowering kids from low-income Toronto neighbourhoods to transform their lives. Our leadership and family programs, at Moorelands camp and in the city, teach kids the 21st Century skills they need to be outstanding leaders and engaged citizens. Moorelands is committed to excellence, innovation and accountability and offers possibilities for growth and a supportive and enjoyable work environment.
Moorelands Kids is seeking an experienced, professional, Major Gifts expert in corporate prospect development, to join its team. Reporting to the Director of Development & Communications, they will be a key resource to the organization, responsible for identifying, writing, and submission of grant proposals to corporate funding entities; as well as providing reporting data on the performance of program activities that are funded by corporate and government grants. The goal is to have identified and written twelve specific grant opportunities between now and the end of the initial contract, with an anticipated outcome of three grants accepted and initiated within that same calendar year. Special consideration will be given to those who are recently familiar with changes in corporate platforms and have an intimate knowledge of corporate readiness to engage.
Moorelands Kids is dedicated to empowering kids to transform their lives by providing fun, engaging, life and leadership skill-building programs to Toronto children and youth affected by poverty. Every member of our staff team is a leader. We work hard to build a team environment where open, frank and respectful communications from everyone at every level is essential. We remain firm in our belief that hard work, leadership and team spirit will be the keys to our success. It’s really quite simple – people make the difference.
MOORELANDS KIDS’ CORE BELIEFS:
- We believe that every child has the right to succeed in life.
- We believe that every child has strengths regardless of their life circumstance.
- We believe that kids from low-income families face hurdles that other kids don’t, and because of this, they may miss out on reaching their full potential.
- We believe that equipping kids with the tools to thrive will give them a better chance to achieve success.
- We believe that their success is our legacy.