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Run For The Cure Route and Site Lead
Canadian Cancer Society

On Bus Route Wheelchair Accessible Free Parking Available

Urgency: High

Number of volunteers needed: 1

Minimum Age: 18

Work Location: 390 McNabb Street

Police Check: Not Required

Reference Check: Required

Vehicle: Required

Smoking: Not Permitted

Language(s): English

Sector(s): Health

Work Type(s): Board/Commitee Work
Event Organization and Related Assistance

Program: Run For The Cure

Duties: Take the challenge: Volunteers are the community drivers in every Run location in Canada. Together with a committee of like-minded individuals, you will raise funds for breast cancer research and support programs through the Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure. Planning and organizing the Run takes time, passion and creative thinking. In partnership with volunteers and staff, you will be part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Although this is a national event, local success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results. What’s Involved: As the Site and Route Lead, you will be organizing an accessible and functional site and route for participants, sponsors and volunteers. Safety and accountability is a key priority during the planning process. Executing a 1km & 5km route, managing all route volunteers and ensuring the requirements of the local municipality and the event minimum standards (provided by staff) are met and your key priorities for Run weekend. Leading up to the event, Site and Route Lead will work closely with the Run Directors to determine the services required and all permits/groups that need to be coordinated with due to impact of the event. They will be the master of inventory and storage of Run materials, and will ensure all agreements are completed and permits submitted. The Site & Route Lead demonstrates their project management to complete and oversees the set-up, tear down and clean-up (including any disposal) of the Run site. They are fantastic at forwarding all contacts/invoices and great communicators with their Run Director and committee. Time Commitment: ? Monthly committee meetings from May to July and biweekly in August and September ? Weekly tasks averaging 3-5 hours per week depending on the scope of tasks and time of year ? Attendance and leadership role at Run events/opportunities leading up to & including Run Day (October 6) ? In person availability from October 3-6 The ideal Run Day Experience Lead is/has: ? The ability to work independently and as a member of a team ? Strong organizational and project management skills ? Passionate about building relationships in your community ? The ability to create a memorable experience on a tight budget ? Passionate about the breast cancer cause You will gain and experience: ? Contributing to the organization’s vision of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer ? Demonstrating your project management and communication skills ? Working collaboratively with like-minded volunteers in the community

Car Required: Yes
Start Date: 04/23/2019
End Date: 10/06/2019
Time of Day: Evening
Variable Time Schedule
Season(s): Spring
Phone: 705-253-4781

390 McNabb St.
Sault Ste Marie, ON
P6B 1Z1