Request for Proposal for Financial Advisor


Girls Inc of Durham, a non-profit organization, is requesting proposals for the management of our investment portfolio.  The current value of the portfolio is approximately $250,000.

We invite your firm to submit a proposal to us by April 8, 2021 for consideration. A description of our organization, the services needed, and other pertinent information follows:

Background of Girls Inc of Durham

Girls Inc of Durham (the “Organization”) was incorporated under Letters Patents on January 21, 1986. It is a non-profit corporation with no share capital and is exempt from income taxes under the terms of the Canadian Income Tax Act.  The objective of the Organization is to foster the development of young girls in need of assistance in order that they may grow up to become adults who are positive contributors to the community at large.

Our annual operating budget is approximately $900,000 per year, and currently employs 6 people at our head office located at 398 Bayly Street West, Unit 1, Ajax, Ontario L1S 1P1.

Our main sources of revenues are from community foundations, United Way, federally funded programs, public support, program dues, fundraising and donations and various grants.

For more information about Girls Inc, please refer to:

  1. Audited Financial Statements:

Format of Proposal

Proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope and identified as follows:

Request for Proposal – Girls Inc. Durham

Attn: Ms. Yvette Nechvatal-Drew, Executive Director of Girls Inc. of Durham

Phone: 905-428-8111 ext. 224 Email:

Please submit your proposal to Yvette Nechvatal-Drew, Executive Director Girls Inc. by April 8, 2021.