Volunteer Opportunities

Board Positions

Specific Projects/Activities

Fundraising 

This director position provides a great opportunity for someone who has some experience in fundraising and enjoys working with a variety of activities to help manage TFC’s fundraising program.  The Director:

  • conducts long-term planning for fundraising with the required resources and targets that address planned giving, corporate donations, grants, annual giving and special events (June is Thyroid Month)
  • defines and implements annual fundraising activities
  • develops fundraising materials for the Thyroid Website, Thyrobulletin, social media, etc. and engages in public speaking activities as required
  • as a regular board member, participates in meetings, teleconferences and Annual General Meeting
  • discusses policy issues, direction, performance and reviews financial data

Help Line Support

A bilingual volunteer is required to respond to callers seeking information.

For further Information contact us at 1-800-267-8822 or by email at info@thyroid.ca.

Help us to Help Others

Awareness/Advocacy

  • Public education programs
  • Advocacy for improved thyroid care
  • Annual June is Thyroid Month activities

Patient Support

  • Toll free telephone Help line and email access for thyroid patients
  • Thyroid Health Guides and other educational material
  • Thyrobulletin newsletter
  • Thyroid.ca site with the latest news

Thyroid Research

  • Annual Research Awards program provides funding for projects carried out in Canadian thyroid laboratories.