Following 15 years of exceptional service our current Executive Director is retiring and we are now looking for the Foundations next Executive Director. Accountable for the overall strategic and operational leadership of the Foundation, the new Executive Director will be an engaging and visionary leader who will guide and motivate a dedicated team of staff and volunteers towards the Foundations next phase of growth and success.

Reporting to the Foundation Board of Directors and managing a team of six, the Executive Director will be an experienced fundraising leader with a passion for healthcare philanthropy. Collaborative and entrepreneurial, the successful candidate will possess a growth mindset with the ability to nurture and build relationships and opportunities that support the strategic objectives of the Foundation.

A compelling representative and spokesperson, the new Executive director will be an ambassador for the Foundation who will increase engagement across our diverse community of donors, hospital partners and other supporters, while also widening support for the hospital from across our beautiful town, which is one of the fastest growing communities in Canada.

Salary Range:  $160,000 – $185,000

Posted On:  August 2, 2023

Closing On:  September 7, 2023

Location:  Milton, Ontario

Employment Type:  Full Time

Level:  Management

Effective:  January 2024

Salary Range:  $160,000 – $185,000

Website:  https://kciphilanthropy.com/kci-talent/

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Supportive and outcome focused the Executive Director will have proven experience managing high performing staff teams. A leader who values people, the successful candidate will strike a balance of being a manager, coach and mentor to ensure fundraising goals are met while also valuing and developing the Foundation team.

This position will commence in January 2024. The position will be based at 725 Bronte Street South, Milton, Ontario. Regular travel to MDHF and to donor meetings offsite is required. Candidates should live in or near the catchment area for MDH or be willing to relocate.

The salary range for this position is $160,000 – $185,000 plus a comprehensive benefits package including a HOOP pension.



Since 1980, Milton District Hospital Foundation has been raising funds for essential medical equipment and services at Milton District Hospital.

Guided by our values of accountability, innovation, empowerment and collaboration, we strive to ensure that our hospital has the resources to provide the people of Milton and the surrounding area high quality healthcare close to home.

Our community is growing, and both our patient volume and acuity is increasing. This means that our hospital requires more equipment and replacement equipment must be purchased more frequently.  Our patients are at the centre of everything that we do but we can’t do it alone.

To ensure that Milton District Hospital is able to remain a state-of-the-art healthcare facility, Milton District Hospital Foundation raises funds for essential medical equipment and technology required by health care providers to diagnose, treat and care for patients living in our community.  All donations made to MDHF remain in Milton.


Build awareness and inspire giving in the community served by Milton District Hospital to raise funds for essential medical equipment and services.


Transforming Giving. Transforming Care.




Halton Healthcare is an award-winning healthcare organization comprised of three community hospitals and numerous community-based services in the growing urban and rural communities of Halton Hills, Milton, and Oakville. Reflecting the dynamic communities we serve, we take pride in offering some of the finest technology and healthcare expertise available in southwestern Ontario.

Our hospitals – Georgetown Hospital, Milton District Hospital and Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital – are very much a part of Halton’s rich history and have a long-standing tradition of providing quality care to many generations of area families. Together, we serve a population of almost 400,000 residents.

A leading healthcare organization serving people with compassionate, quality and integrated community hospital care.


Exemplary patient experiences, always.

Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we are committed to being an innovative center of excellence in community hospital care.


Milton District Hospital (or MDH) is a community hospital built on 40 acres and offers a wide range of primary care services. Its major areas of clinical emphasis include emergency, obstetrics, general medicine, intensive care unit, surgery, rehabilitation, complex transitional care and medical imaging.




Leadership & Governance

Fund Development & Donor Relations

Operations and Team Management





Our community is a blend of urban and rural, modern and historic, all set against the backdrop of the Niagara Escarpment. We are a growing and diverse community with a variety of social and community services available.

The community attracts residents looking for a balanced lifestyle in a family-oriented community with lots of local, urban amenities and world class facilities like the Mattamy National Cycling Centre. Additionally, Milton is a prime GTA-West location for accessing many natural local assets. Surrounded by the Niagara Escarpment, parks and local conservation areas, Milton provides endless opportunities for year-round recreation.

Milton is centrally located along one of the most sophisticated transportation corridors in the world at the heart of the second-largest technology cluster in North America, the Toronto-Waterloo Innovation Corridor. For more information: https://www.milton.ca/en/index.aspx

For More Information

KCI Search + Talent has been retained to conduct this search on behalf of Milton District Hospital Foundation. For more information about this opportunity, please contact Samantha David or Jill Anderson KCI Search + Talent, by email at MDHF@kcitalent.com.

Interested candidates are invited to send a resume and letter of interest to the email address listed above by September 7, 2023. All inquiries and applications will be held in strict confidence.

To view full executive brief please visit www.kcitalent.com

Milton District Hospital Foundation is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Milton District Hospital Foundation will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.

Milton District Hospital Foundation has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccination and Management Policy, in alignment with Halton Healthcare. All new hires must be fully compliant with our Policy as a condition of employment. Successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination or proof of a documented medical exemption as part of the hiring process.