Caledon Community Services prides itself on its strong relationships with various associations and organizations that promote the establishment of sound professional standards in our many programs.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 30,000 members in 206 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.
The Caledon Chamber of Commerce is the “Voice of good Business” committed to the economic, social and environmental health of Caledon. Locally, they have a long and proud history of community involvement through interaction with the Town of Caledon to work closely on issues of mutual concern. The Chamber is a major factor in promoting and enhancing the social and economic climate of Caledon.
Our Manager of Fundraising is a Certified Fundraising Executive.
CFRE International exists to uphold the public trust through voluntary certification of fundraising professionals. Through the CFRE credential, CFRE International supports and encourages fundraising professionals to aspire to the highest standards of professional competence and ethical practice in serving the philanthropic sector.
Founded in 2001, CFRE International is an independent 501(c)6 whose sole mission is dedicated to setting standards in philanthropy through a valid and reliable certification process.
Food Banks Canada is the national charitable organization representing and supporting the food bank community across Canada. Their membership and respective agencies serve approximately 85% of people accessing essential food programs nationwide.
Our Manager, Human Resources is a Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL) and our Human Resources Specialist is a Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP).
The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) is Canada’s HR thought leader and the largest HR association in the country. In Ontario, HRPA regulates the HR profession and issues the Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation, the national standard for excellence in human resources management.
The Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB) is the provincial representative for food banks in Ontario. They are a network of 120 food banks that support over 1,100 hunger relief programs and agencies across the province.
The Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) supports, promotes and represents the common goals of its members. They provide not-for-profit health and social services that help people live at home in their own communities, across Ontario.
The OPTA mission is to strengthen and improve public transit through advocacy and information sharing. Members represent public transit systems, health and social service agency transportation providers, suppliers to the industry, consultants and government representatives.
PAVR-O is committed to the professional development of its members through certification, conferences, regional workshops, advocacy and standards of practice and ethics. PAVR-O goals are: to provide leadership for professional administrators of volunteer resources, to establish and promote the qualifications, standards and ethics of the profession, to provide professional development in the administration of volunteer resources, to represent the members and to advocate on behalf of the profession, to respect the diversity of the profession, to promote communication among membership and beyond for the mutual benefit of the members, and to coordinate efforts among organizations with similar objectives.
Formed in 2008 in response to the Province of Ontario’s announcement about the creation of the provincial poverty reduction strategy as well as to the growing and critical issue of poverty in Peel. Co-chaired by United Way of Peel Region and the Region of Peel, the Committee is a collaborative, which includes local government and the non-profit sector. We recognize that in order to effectively address poverty, we must all work together – people experiencing poverty, residents, businesses, academia, all levels of government and the non-profit sector.
Volunteer MBC promotes and supports volunteerism in an effort to connect all people to meaningful volunteer opportunities. Their volunteer centre has been created to foster and develop volunteerism in the Region of Peel, serving the cities of Mississauga and Brampton and the Town of Caledon by raising awareness of the power of service.