DAREarts Foundation Inc. for Children
3042 Concession 3 Adjala, RR1
Telephone: 905-729-0097 or 1-888-540-arts
Canadian Charitable number: 88691 7764 RR0002
Jeanette Heywood is a 25-year professional in the charitable sector. As a senior level executive, her portfolio and experience includes strategic planning, philanthropy, operations, marketing and communication, and international development. Her skills and experience have led to the successful launching of two major recreation facilities that met and exceeded planned proformas. Leading by example, she has raised over $4 million dollars for various charities.
Understanding the impact of the charitable sector and how important remaining hands-on is to her, Jeanette continues to stay engaged as a Board member of YouthReach of Simcoe County, Vice Chair of the AFP Central Ontario Chapter and a current Peer Reviewer/Mentor of the Imagine Canada Standards Program. She is also one of the principals of The OtherHalf Consultants Inc.
She has an affinity for writing, editing & marketing.
After playing volleyball for the New Jersey Institute of Technology, she graduated with a BA in Communications and founded her own social media management company. As a former DAREarts Grad, she understands our message and is dedicated to helping us grow online.
Bonnie is currently attending Humber College in the Volunteer Management Leadership certificate program. She plans to graduate in early 2016.
She is looking to merge her current education and her progressive experience in the corporate IT service and support world with her love of the arts in order to give back to the community through volunteering with DAREarts.
She dances and sings Flamenco with Carmen Romero School of Flamenco Dance and also enjoys landscape photography and painting.
Bonnie is the recipient of the Distinguished Citizenship award from the Town of Caledon for volunteering as a recreational soccer coach/trainer/club executive with the Caledon Soccer Club for more than a decade.
Bonnie is happy to have the opportunity to contribute to helping kids ignite change.