May 3, 2016
Jason Campbell joins BC Adaptive Snowsports as Director of Fund Development.
BC Adaptive Snowsports – (Vancouver, BC) – BC Adaptive Snowsports announced today the hiring of Jason Campbell as its new Director of Fund Development, effective May 16, 2016. Campbell comes with a wealth of experience, most recently serving as Director of Development & Communications for the Jewish Family Service Agency in Vancouver. Previously he served with the BC Centre for Ability Foundation as Director of Resource Development where he led the successful restructuring of their direct mail program and significantly increased fundraising for their annual gala.
With more than 20 years of experience as a senior director in the charitable sector with a focus on fund development, including work with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada and the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada (BC Division), Campbell is a versatile fundraiser with an impressive track record of leading organizations to their financial goals. “Joining BCAS at the start of an ambitious new strategic plan is a wonderful opportunity. I am looking forward to working with volunteers, staff, donors and other stakeholders around the province to move fundraising strategies forward. I am also excited about developing new relationships that further the organization’s vision” says Campbell.
Wayne Leslie, BCAS Executive Director, says “Jason has the right set of skills and experience, at just the right time for us. We are embarking on an exciting plan to grow the organization and the services we provide over the next three years and view Jason’s appointment as a sign of our commitment to the strategies set out to achieve our goals. It is very fortunate that we are able to find someone of his calibre to fulfill this role.”
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About BC Adaptive Snowsports: Formed in 1973, BC Adaptive Snowsports is a registered Canadian charity. We give children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities the opportunity to experience and enjoy the freedom, independence and therapeutic benefits of skiing and snowboarding. For information visit our website www.bcadaptive.com
BC Adaptive Snowsports Media Contact:
Fannie Smith, Communications Manager