The board of directors and members of the Charlene Reaveley Children's Charity is comprised of community volunteers who come from a wide cross-section of professional backgrounds. They are rich in experience and have an active interest in supporting grieving children and their families in BC, as they recognize that support is an essential service for individuals to move towards hope and healing. They are passionate about giving bereaved children the support they need after the death of a parent or sibling.
The CRCCS team consists of professionals and volunteers from the educational field, medical field, personal experience with grief and loss, event planners, and individuals who have fund-raised with other organizations - to name a few.
The board of directors are responsible for strategic planning and overseeing the organization’s financial management while actively fundraising and supporting the sustainability and growth of the services. CRCCS is always looking for new board members to join the dynamic team. If you are interested in joining the board of directors, please email email@example.com for more information on board positions and vacancies.
The members of the Charlene Reaveley Children's Charity provide direction on the future with programs, services and roles of the board of directors. Members offer support and growth to attain the vision of the charity which is to give every bereaved child access to the support they need through the services we offer. CRCCS is continually looking for new members to join the team. If you are interested in joining in becoming a member, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on member positions.
The Charlene Reaveley Children's Charity is a registered charity. #812393114RR0001
Board of Directors & Members
Dedication. Expertise. Passion.
The Charlene Reaveley Children's Charity is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people we work with. All board and members are subject to safer recruitment processes including self-disclosure, the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. CRCCS has a range of policies and procedures in place to promote safeguarding across the organization.
We are always looking for new board of directors to join our dynamic team. If you are interested in joining our board, please contact us at email@example.com for more information on board positions and vacancies.
Dan, founder of the Charlene Reaveley Children's Charity, established the organization in 2011 to support families dealing with grief. His mission is to turn tragedy into a positive force, honoring Charlene's memory and ensuring her legacy endures. Dan, a loving father of six, brings 25 years of sales experience to his role as dealer principal at a local car dealership.
Shannon joined us in 2011 after her friend Charlene's passing, becoming a board member in 2012. She's a dedicated mother of six, passionate about helping families. As Director of the Lending Library & Resource Program and Camp Programs Director at CRCCS, Shannon brings her enthusiasm and heart to our cause.
Jennifer, a registered nurse with 20 years of experience in the Intensive Care Unit, became passionate about CRCCS after the sudden loss of her sister-in-law, Charlene, and now serves as the Treasurer, Director of the Bursary Program, Director of Counselling, and Director of Intake, dedicated to making a difference in the lives of those affected by the untimely loss of a loved one.
Giacomo De Benedictis, involved with CRCC since 2011, served on the board until 2019, and is known for his inclusiveness and sense of humor. He actively volunteers in sports, youth groups, and with the Michael Cuccione Foundation, and his deep connection to the Reaveley family drives his dedication to the charity's mission.
Sarah Peterson currently holds a position as a member for CRCCS.
Donna Riley, with a Bachelor's Degree in Education and twenty years of teaching experience, volunteers with CRCCS to support its mission of providing hope to grieving families due to her strong belief in its outreach and the charity's impact.
Darla Tinderland currently holds a position as a member for CRCCS.