Fund Development and Community Engagement Coordinator
The Rare Disease Foundation is very excited to announce that Sylvia Eng is joining our team as Fund Development and Community Engagement Coordinator, effective June 27, 2018.
Sylvia is English/French bilingual and has a Diploma in Advertising Design and Copy Writing, which she has applied in fund development roles focusing on individual and corporate giving across various organizations in the non-profit sector since 2007. Most recently, Sylvia has been an Area Coordinator, Big Bike event for the Heart & Stroke Foundation and also has experience in similar roles with The Rose Theatre in Brampton and the Harbourfront Centre in Toronto. She has impressively generated over $30 million in received revenue across a variety of organizations.
Sylvia has a personal connection to the rare disease community and understands the challenges faced by those living with rare conditions or caring for someone with a rare condition. She is a passionate adoption advocate and for orphan care, and loves the arts. Her experience with graphic design and copy writing will greatly assist the Rare Disease Foundation in terms of creative, exciting and informative communications engagement across all our platforms and in communicating with our donors and sponsors.
Sylvia will be based in Ontario in close proximity to Ottawa and Montreal, as well as Toronto area for special events or occasions. She can be reached at email@example.com.