Q&A with World Changer, Simrit

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Fundraising CareerWe caught up with Simrit to learn what motivated her to pursue a career in fundraising.

What excites you most in your job?  I love coming into work everyday and getting to surround myself with people who are so passionate about making a difference in the world. There is always so much positive energy at our booths.

What attracted you to working at donorworx? What really compelled me to work at Donorworx was all of the amazing charities and organizations that they represent. I would voluntarily work for them, so the fact that I could make a career out of it was the best of both worlds.

What advice do you have for someone considering a career in fundraising? Fundraising is one of the most rewarding fields because the work that you do each day is changing the lives of so many people. Be prepared to feel accomplished and proud of yourself each day.

What attracted you to working at donorworx?  The ability to help many different charities while growing with the company is what attracted  me.

What is your favourite quote?  “Don’t raise your voice. Improve your argument.” – Desmond Tutu

How would you describe a great fundraiser in 3 words?  Driven, Compassionate, Optimistic.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?  I love spending time on my blueberry farm, especially with my dogs.

If you are interested in exploring in a career in fundraising at donorworx please visit our careers page! http://www.donorworx.com/join/