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Run For The Cure Registration 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

Program: Run For The Cure

Duties: 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. Impact: 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 year's event takes place on October 6, 2019. Your talents are needed for this year's event. What is involved: As Registration Lead, you will oversee all registration activities and ensure that participants get great customer service as they submit funds raised. By utilizing your personal and professional networks you will raise awareness, encourage participation, drive fundraising results. Position Details: Manage donations and tabulation of Run results Provide training to team of registration volunteers and support on the Run weekend T- shirt printing and pick up coordination The ability to work independently and as a member of a team Strong organizational and time management skills Regular access to a computer Time Commitment: Full participation in monthly meetings. Additional time to attend community events or additional meetings. Committed to providing hands-on leadership throughout the actual day of event - October 6 In person availability October 4, 5 and 6. What You Bring to this Position: You are excited to share your strong detail orientation to set up a seamless and secure registration process on Run day. You have the ability to work independently and as a member of a team. You have strong organizational and time management skills. Benefits: Be a member of a successful team helping to create a world where no one fears cancer. Develop marketing, communication, leadership and fundraising skills Have a positive impact in your community. Get training and learning opportunities to strengthen personal skills. Have fun! If you feel you are a good fit, we look forward to hearing from you.

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