VOLUNTEER WITH US!

Volunteers play a valued role with the Toronto Food Film Fest! We are looking for volunteers to assist in all areas of the festival. There are a wide variety of positions available and we are currently looking for: 

Event Programming:

Develop, plan and organize event programs to compliment TFFF film screenings. Programs will feature new and returning speakers/panelists/workshops from the worlds of food and film. Past events include: cooking demonstrations, workshops, panel discussions and book readings -- in person and online.

 

Role:

  • Brainstorm event ideas with festival programming team

  • Reach out to potential speakers and moderators

  • Coordinate speakers, moderators and in person and/or virtual venues for assigned event

 

Skill required:

  • Organization

  • Self-starter, able to work independently

  • Project Management skills

  • Interest in independent film and/or food culture

 

Please submit your resume and area of interest to hr@torontofoodfilmfest.com. Thank you!

 

Fundraising:

Develop approach to identify the most relevant funding opportunities. Help TFFF manage and write funding proposals.

 

Role:

  • Research available funding opportunities

  • Assist in writing funding proposals

  • Help with reporting for funders

  • Help develop donor stewardship plan

 

Skill required:

  • Organization

  • Written and verbal communication

  • Previous grant writing experience would be an asset

  • Interest in independent film and/or food culture

 

Please submit your resume and area of interest to hr@torontofoodfilmfest.com. Thank you!

 

Partnerships/Sponsorship:

Research and present sponsorship/partnership opportunities, establish relationships and manage in-kind donations and event partnerships.

 

Role:

  • Research potential partners and sponsors

  • Collaborate with team and co-founders

  • Coordinate with new and returning partners and sponsors

  • Brainstorm and propose partnership opportunities

 

Skill required:

  • Organization

  • Written and verbal communication

  • Previous partnership experience an asset

  • Interest in independent film and/or food culture

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Please submit your resume and area of interest to hr@torontofoodfilmfest.com. Thank you!

As a volunteer you'll be contributing to Toronto's flourishing cultural community, while gaining valuable festival and resume building experience. Not only will you gain access to Toronto Food Film Fest screenings and events but you'll also meet a passionate group of like minded filmmakers, film enthusiasts, students and engaged community members. 

Come be a part of the celebration of independent film and Toronto’s vibrant food scene!

 

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Questions?

Contact us at hr@torontofoodfilmfest.com.

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