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2023 Pro Bono Search Ontario || Request for Proposals


Our commitment to community, philanthropy and volunteerism spans more than 20 years. Working together to bring about positive change, we donate our time and talents to those organizations in greatest need. We are proud to offer our services free of charge to charities and community organizations undergoing a leadership change.

As we reshape the impact we want our company to have on filling open positions with top talent, we want to know that we help under-resourced organizations to have the best opportunity to strengthen their impact in the communities they serve.



All eligible nonprofits are encouraged to apply. Please carefully read the eligibility requirements.


Requirements – Applicant Organizations must be:

  • looking to hire a member of the senior leadership team
    • ie Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Executive Director, General Manager, etc.
  • located in the Province of Ontario
  • a nonprofit or charitable organization
  • willing to have the search posted publicly
  • not be currently engaged with another recruitment firm


How to Apply

To submit an application, please follow this link and complete all questions. We will review organizations on a rolling basis.

All applications will be thoroughly reviewed by a panel of Summit Search Group team members who possess a diverse set of expertise. Reviewers will look to further understand your organization’s mission, vision, and values. If selected to move to a second round, you will receive a phone call from Summit Search Group to learn more about your organization and your team.

Application deadline: Friday, March 3rd at 5pm EST

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please reach out to any of our consultants.


Grainne Walsh, Managing Partner

Allison Dwyer, Partner

Shannon Terpstra, Partner

Aman Sodi, Director, Recruitment

Christie Sharp, Research Associate

Melanie McQueen, Bilingual Senior Recruitment Consultant


About Summit Search Group

Summit Search Group is a leading national professional recruitment firm committed to helping great employers hire smart, motivated people, while advancing the career objectives of candidates.

Our firm has a long, successful, and proven track record of facilitating search processes for organizations across all industry sectors.  We have deep industry knowledge as well as strong executive search experience. Summit Search Group fosters a collaborative culture that drives positive business results, supported by our national presence and regional expertise across our eight Canadian offices.

We ensure that diversity and inclusion principles are integrated in our approach, addressing the impact of conscious and unconscious bias throughout the recruitment process. We are employer partners of the Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI) and members of the prestigious 30% Club.  Learn more at

For up-to-date information about searches, events and news please follow @summitsearchca on FacebookTwitter, and LinkedIn.

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2023 Pro Bono Search Ontario || Request for Proposals

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