REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Organizational Business Plan Development

RFP: Consulting Services_Organizational Business Plan Development  

The Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust (PNLT) seeks a Business Planner to help build a sustainable business plan for a not for profit community-based land ownership organization.
PNLT’s mission is to promote and enable community ownership of land, and to alleviate poverty through the lease of community-owned land to providers of affordable housing, affordable community and commercial services (including social enterprise), urban agriculture, and other community supports and amenities. The PNLT also functions as a vehicle for community-wide engagement in local land use issues.

Working closely with the Development Coordinator and under the direction of the Board and its committees, the Business Planner will work as a consultant and be responsible for the development a sustainable business plan for the land trust. The ideal candidate will be experienced in non-profit financial models, real estate, land development, affordable housing, social enterprise and committed to finding innovative ways to ensure financial sustainability for a model of community land stewardship. A strong commitment to neighbourhood inclusiveness, social equity, and eagerness to develop a new community based land use management model is essential.

Monday February 15 2016.  5:00 PM EST

Proposals are acceptable electronically (via email). Please submit proposals to: