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If you’re looking for a job that will change your life and the lives of so many others, then we welcome you to consider applying to Make-A-Wish® Canada.
 
At Make-A-Wish Canada, we aspire to fulfill our mission - to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. We combine our professionalism with our passion and put them into action to improve the lives of children and families across Canada.
 
No matter which department you work in or the duties you carry out, every position at Make-A-Wish Canada is responsible for helping to grant wishes of children that will give them a life-changing experience.
 
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The Position
 
The Stewardship and Donor Engagement Officer will help grow and evolve Make-A-Wish® Canada’s stewardship and donor engagement program and contribute to the further development and consistent delivery of exceptional donor experiences. The Officer will work closely with the marketing, fundraising and special events teams to deliver comprehensive and strategic donor-centred initiatives and tools that support Make-A-Wish Canada’s strategic priorities and key fundraising pillars. The Stewardship and Donor Engagement Officer is ultimately responsible for the delivery of agreed-upon stewardship activities as set out in the donor recognition annual portfolio plan.
 
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The Position
 
The Development Officer, Individual Giving will be a primary driver of Make-A-Wish® Canada’s Individual Giving efforts and should have a well-rounded fundraising background, with proven success in: 
  • Annual and/or mid-level giving
  • Donor cultivation and stewardship
The Position
 
To help us on our important quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life, we are seeking an energetic Coordinator, National Corporate Alliances. This position will be a vital member of the National Corporate Alliances ("NCA") team where the incumbent will support the department through coordinating our fundraising and marketing efforts. Your keen administrative and organization skills will help ensure that the department will raise vital funds so the organization can continue to grant life-changing wishes because we know that a wish-come-true empowers a sick child, giving them the hope that anything is possible, especially the future.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
 
The Position
 
The Coordinator, National Events will support national and regional (Greater Toronto & Central Ontario area) special event initiatives and programs that help generate revenue for our wish-granting mission.  This includes signature events (i.e., Make-A-Wish® Rope For Hope) and third-party events.  The select candidate will have fundraising experience as well as a demonstrated track record of event management, internal/external communications, and an ability to manage external relationships.
 
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Our Story

All his life, Christopher James Greicius dreamed of becoming a police officer. In his eyes, the police represented strength, power, and the goodness in life. Chris' dream meant more than anything to him, but even he couldn't have known that his wish would serve as the inspiration for the largest wish-granting organization in the world.

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Chris Grecius inspired the birth of Make-A-Wish

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If you’re looking for a job that will change your life and the lives of so many others, then we welcome you to consider applying to Make-A-Wish.

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Our Team

At Make-A-Wish, we aspire to fulfill our mission – to create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. We combine our professionalism with our passion and put them into action to transform the lives of children and families across Canada.

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