Kidney Walk Special Event Volunteer - Toronto West

Kidney Walk Special Event Volunteer - Toronto West
Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
The Kidney Foundation of Canada
  • Event Helpers
One day or Less
  • Youth (ages 13-18)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • Families (adults with children)
  • Seniors
  • Groups
  • 40 hour high school program
  • English as a Second Language
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area - Toronto

Kidney Walk Special Event Volunteer - Toronto West

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019 (one-day event)

Walk Location: Toronto's High Park, 1873 Bloor St. W., Picnic Areas 1,2,3 (Bloor Street Entrance)

Time Details: 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Description: The Kidney Foundation of Canada requires event day volunteers to support the Toronto West Kidney Walk in the following areas:

  • Registration
  • Route Marshaling
  • Parking
  • Set-Up/Take-Down
  • Food and Beverage
  • Kids Activities
  • Photography

Groups Served: Kidney Patients, their families, renal practitioners and doctors

Training: Information packages will be distributed to all volunteers in advance of event day. Additional orientation and training will be provided by the volunteer lead for your area of responsibility on-site on event day.

Skills Required: Friendly, enthusiastic and enjoys working with others. Must be able to work as part of a team. Must be able to work with minimal supervision. Previous volunteer experience at a special event is an asset. 

Task Requirements: Carry and lifting;Dexterity and agility; Walking and standing; Communication; Visual; Reading and Writing

Minimum Age: 13 years old

Number of Volunteers Required: 40

Required Languages: English

Suitable for: Groups of volunteers, Families, Classes, Newcomers, Seniors

Benefits: 40 hours Community Involvement; recognition letters of service provided; free parking; light refreshments.

Accessibility: Has accessible parking; Has accessible washroom.

When contacting us please let us know which Kidney Walk location you prefer to volunteer at!

If you have any questions regarding alternate Kidney Walk locations in the GTA or would like to become a Kidney Walk Volunteer, please connect with us!

Chloe Tam, Fund Development Assistant

The Kidney Foundation of Canada, Ontario Branch

201-1599 Hurontario Street, Mississauga, ON, L5G 4S1

T. 905-278-3003 ext. 4967/1-800-387-4474

F. 905-271-4990 

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