|Organization Name||Position Types||Duration||Great For||Region and Location(s)||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Canadian Cancer Society||Long term (6 months to 1 year)||2019-05-21||2019-08-19|
The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
The Canadian Cancer Society's CIBC Run for the Cure is a 5 km run or a 1 km walk that has raised $430M for breast cancer research. It is the largest single day, volunteer-led event in Canada in support of the breast cancer cause. Your strong leadership skills and organizational guidance will contribute to your local Run for the Cure event and the 1 in 8 women diagnosed with breast cancer. You can be proud that it's making a difference - there's been a 44% decrease in breast cancer mortality rates since the mid 1980s. But there's more work to do.
This years event takes place October 6, 2019
Your talents are needed for this year's event.
What is involved:
By utilizing your personal and professional networks you will raise awareness, encourage participation and drive fundraising results for local participants. You will oversee all team activities, as well as ensure they have the required tools and resources to be successful and have fun raising money for this important cause.
What You Bring to this Position:
You are excited and motivated to engage participants and support all aspects of their success in raising funds and awareness for the Run for the Cure. You have strong interpersonal skills, have excellent time management skills and are passionate about connecting with participants and the community at large.
If you feel you are a good fit please complete a Volunteer Application Form indicating in the box marked 'other' the title of this position. We look forward to hearing from you.
Thank you for your interest and support!