Walk of Hope Volunteer

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Date Posted April 25, 2022
Expiry Date of Posting August 31, 2022
Organization Name Ovarian Cancer Canada
Contact Name Stella Tronciu
Mailing Address 205 - 145 Front Street East
City Toronto
Postal Code M5A 1E3
Phone Number 4169622700
Fax Number
Email Address stronciu@ovariancanada.org
Web Site http://www.ovariancanada.org/
Position Title Walk of Hope Volunteer
Job Description

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of those affected by ovarian cancer?

Ovarian Cancer Canada is looking for enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to support the 2022 Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope on September 11th. This annual event is the most powerful event of its kind in the country and is the only walk in Canada to direct all attention and fundraising towards helping people with ovarian cancer and those at risk to live fuller, better, longer lives. The Walk is family friendly event taking place in communities large and small across Canada and virtually. This event rallies communities together to support those who have been affected by ovarian cancer and make a difference.

Volunteers are essential to this event, and we need your help! Help create a safe and welcoming community of support for all participants – there are plenty of ways to get involved. Volunteer opportunities include:

– Building local relationships by securing sponsorships and in-kind donations
– Supporting local event logistics
– Using social media to build excitement in your community
– Leading on-site activations (accepting donations, completing registrations, ensuring participants know where and how to get involved)

Let’s work together to enact meaningful change and help women everywhere. Together, we can pave the way for a brighter future. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact info@ovariancancerwalkofhope.ca with your name and location.

Skills Required
Benefits to Volunteer This opportunity provides the volunteer with problem-solving and customer service skills as you work to help participants on Walk Day. You will also gain valuable team work and organizational skills that are vital for any future volunteer or job opportunity. Since you will be interacting with many different individuals, you will also gain great communication skills that will help you lead small and large groups to success.
Days/Times Weekends
Suitable For Teens (ages 13-17)
Adults (18 and over)
Seniors
People with physical challenges
Families
Small Groups (2-4 people)
Large Groups (5 people of more)
Work With Teens (ages 13-17)
Adults (18 and over)
Seniors
People with physical challenges
Families
Position Duration Short term (3 months or less)
Specific Dates September 11, 2022
Application Deadline August 31, 2022
Application Procedure Email

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