COSAP recognizes that our success relies greatly on the dynamic input of the dedicated team of volunteers who share their talent and time in support of our mission. Our promise is that each and every volunteer at COSAP will be valued and appreciated every day.
As a volunteer at COSAP, you can expect a rewarding and meaningful experience. We will provide you with all the necessary tools to leverage the unique skills and gifts you bring and offer. We offer support and training through the Volunteer Club.
We are looking for volunteers to be part of our Program Development Committee to help develop and implement programs, recruit instructors and help us grow our programs. Must have access to your own computer and be able to conduct research of potential instructors in the community, universities and colleges. This is a virtual position where you can work from home, and anywhere in Canada.
Contribute towards COSAP's programs, by researching and identifying arts and performing arts programs and events in diverse communities to meet their needs. Committee members reach out to diverse, older adult (50+) communities and organizations across Ontario. Coordinate forums, to identify program needs and obtain input from representatives and partners to enable greater outreach to older adults.
Works closely with the Managing Director to create engaging content for COSAP's social media presence, including keeping social media channels updated and brand-focused, and seeking out new social media avenues and ways of connecting with senior audiences.
The Fundraising Committee assists in the planning, coordination and implementation of all fundraising activities in support of the projects, events and programs of the organization. The Committee will ensure and contribute to strategic and well planned fundraising initiatives that supports COSAP achieving its mission.
Program Hosts support Program Leaders (Instructors, Group and Club Moderators) by ensuring the needs of the Program Leaders are identified and delivered to enable the smooth operation of COSAP Programs (classes, social groups, clubs and workshops). The host tracks attendance and attends the programs for free.
The Committee is responsible for the recruitment, training and allocation of program hosts. Responsible for the maintenance of a program host handbook, training program, develop and maintain best practices. Actively support the virtual and physical programs of the organization.