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Grant Review Team member
Ontario Trillium Foundation

Not On Bus Route Wheelchair Accessible No Parking Available

Urgency: High

Number of volunteers needed: 5

Minimum Age: 18

Work Location: Anywhere you have a computer and internet access.

Police Check: Required

Reference Check: Not Required

Vehicle: Not Required

Smoking: Not Permitted

Language(s): English

Sector(s): Other

Work Type(s): Board/Commitee Work

Duties: The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) is an agency of the Government of Ontario, and one of Canada’s largest granting foundations. With a budget of over $120 million, OTF awards grants to some 700 projects every year to build healthy and vibrant Ontario communities. OTF Grant Review Team (GRT) members are appointed to review and recommend projects for funding in Ontario's communities. Based on where they live, volunteers are appointed to one of 16 geographically based Grant Review Teams (catchments). Volunteers are stewards of public funds. They deliver criteria-based assessments that inform grant-making decisions across Ontario. Grant Review Team Members are responsible for individually assessing and providing recommendations in support of projects throughout Ontario. Grant application reviews and assessments are done by Grant Review Team members in OTF’s online system.

Skills Expected: A personal desire to contribute to your community in a meaningful way • Have deep knowledge of their communities and the issues they are facing • Advanced computer skills. Assessments are completed in an online portal and meetings are based on reports generated in the OTF online system. • Able to commit annually to: o 25-50 hours for application assessments during the assessment period each granting cycle (3-4 cycles per year for a total of 100-200 hours per year)

Orientation: Full and comprehensive on-boarding and training provided

Benefits: Contribute to funding community projects that will positively impact your community.

Car Required: No

Comments: To learn more about the work of OTF, please visit. www.otf.ca to learn about our Investment Strategy and the role of a volunteer at OTF.
Start Date: 09/01/2019
End Date: Ongoing
Time of Day: Variable Time Schedule
Day(s) Needed: No Specific Days
Season(s): Year Round
Contact: Abby Wong
Volunteer Relations Coordinator
Phone: 18002632887
TTY: 416-963-7905
Email: volunteersupport@otf.ca

800 Bay Street, 5th floor
Province-wide volunteering, ON
M5S 3A9