Are you passionate about helping people live healthier lives? Are you looking to make a
difference in our healthcare system? Are you a motivated team player who wants to create an
impact? If so, please read on and apply today!
It’s an exciting time to be joining Carea, while we are embarking on an energizing path with a focus on
making our biggest impact yet on local health care by diversifying, expanding, and leveraging our
resources in philanthropy.
Carea is a place of energy, enthusiasm and passion. Our Manager of Philanthropy (you!) will inspire,
manage and motivate staff and the Durham community to understand the vision of Carea, the purpose of
Community Health Centres, and the impact we’ve had on healthcare and continue to have. You’ll play a
central role in growing and evolving our program with a focus on building meaningful relationships with
existing and prospective donors. You’ll lead the development and consistent delivery of exceptional
donor interactions, participating in activities related to the identification, cultivation, solicitation and
stewardship of all donors.
So, who are we?
Carea Community Health Centre (Carea) is a registered, charitable organization providing a wide
range of free services and programs to community members across Durham Region.
We are an interprofessional group of staff that include team members such as physicians, specialists,
healthcare staff, mental health professionals, program and support staff. Our expert team provides a
wide range of healthcare, mental health, and social services that are inclusive, equitable and accessible
to all. Carea’s comprehensive services address the complex picture of human health. This means we
consider the social, emotional, economic, health and developmental circumstances an individual is
experiencing when accessing services. We partner with clients to improve their own health and
We strive to be accessible to community members who face barriers such as culture, gender, age,
geographic isolation, homelessness, language, physical and/or cognitive disabilities, poverty, sexual
identity and race.
About the Role
The Manager of Philanthropy will report to and work closely with the Director of Community Relations
and Fundraising and the CSO to develop and increase fundraising revenue and develop community
We have a clear outline and workplan for the next year and we’d love to add your flavour to our plan! Here
are some of the things you’ll be doing:
- Provide leadership and direction for all fundraising activities including annual campaigns,
employee giving, and corporate partnership – with a particular focus on building major gift
- Build relationships with key stakeholders and secure philanthropic commitments from a
personal portfolio of donors including individuals, corporations, and organizations
- Work in conjunction with the Senior Leadership Team, and Development Team to build and
enhance a culture of philanthropy throughout the organization
- Work with Manager, Communications & Grants to strategize, execute and manage systems to
drive regular communications demonstrating gift impact to donors and stakeholders with
donor-centered cultivation strategies, proposals, and personalized case for support presentations
- University Degree in Fundraising or related field required plus 3+ years of experience in
fundraising/revenue generation leadership role or an equivalent combination of education and
- Exceptional computer skills – proficiency using Raiser’s Edge and Microsoft Office programs
- A clear commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion, and anti-racism
- Valid G license with access to a vehicle
- Vulnerable Sector Clearance required
- Proof of double vaccination against COVID-19
I like what I hear, now what?
If you are interested in being considered for this position, please submit resume by email to
The fine print:
While we thank all applicants for their interest in applying, only those qualified and considered for
interview will be contacted. All applicant submissions will be kept on file for six months, for future
consideration. All applicants are encouraged to provide a valid email address for communication
purposes. Applicants may receive written correspondence regarding this job posting directly to the
email address provided on their resume. As an applicant, it is your responsibility to ensure that you
check your email regularly. All positions are subject to the successful completion of the following pre-employment conditions for all external hires: Reference Checks; and Criminal Background checks
(including Vulnerable Sector Screening)
Carea Community Health Centre is committed to complying with all applicable standards as set out in the
Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), the provisions of the Ontario Human Rights
Code, and any other applicable legislation.
If you have accessibility needs and require alternate formats or other accommodations please contact Human Resources at 905-723-0036, or by email to email@example.com .Carea Community Health Centre and staff are dedicated to creating aninclusive environment that welcomes diversity.