Volunteer Algoma Monday, October 21, 2019
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Vice President - East Quick View
Organization: Voyageur (Hiking) Trail Association
Type of Work: Board/Commitee Work
Event Organization and Related Assistance
Duties:
Voyageur Trail Association spans the entire area that the trail is present in. The East section is designated from Sudbury to Melwel Lodge Road. The Vice Presidents is a Coordinating Council position and requires attending meetings either in person or via conference calls. They monitor, and coordinate where appropriate, activities of clubs within their region. – Coordinates region-wide activities in conjunction with club presidents. – Assists the President as requested to carry out Association-wide activities. – Assists the Publicity Director in publicizing the VTA within their region.
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Publicity Director Quick View
Organization: Voyageur (Hiking) Trail Association
Type of Work: Administration and General Office Assistance
Board/Commitee Work
Duties:
The Publicity Director is a Coordinating Council position and requires attending meetings either in person or via conference calls. The publicity director's responsibilities include preparing and distributing brochures and other printed publicity materials for the Association. – Preparing and distributing press releases for major events. – Maintaining the VTA display and arranges to set it up at significant venues. – Speaking to media requests about the Association and its Clubs – Works with the Webmaster to maintains the VTA web site information current. Works with the the Social media coordinator to keep social media channels current and relevant.
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Social Media Coordinator Quick View
Organization: Voyageur (Hiking) Trail Association
Type of Work: Event Organization and Related Assistance
Duties:
Works with the Publicity director and club representatives to keep social media channels current and relevant.
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Trails Master Quick View
Organization: Voyageur (Hiking) Trail Association
Type of Work: Board/Commitee Work
Event Organization and Related Assistance
Duties:
The Trails Master is a Coordinating Council position and requires attending meetings either in person or via conference calls. The trails master will coordinate - combine trails audit reports from various sources (website, social media, club reports and email reports) and will determine areas that need maintenance. This information will then be passed on to the trail maintenance volunteers. The trail master will work with the Trails Data Manager to keep the trails data up to date. The Trails Master will organize the events for Trail Maintenance week. The Trails Master will keep informed of Forest Management plans that affect the trail.
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Hike Ontario Representative Quick View
Organization: Voyageur (Hiking) Trail Association
Type of Work: Board/Commitee Work
Duties:
This position is a Coordinating Council position and requires attending meetings both with the VTA and Hike Ontario, either in person or via conference calls. The representative represents and cast votes on issues for the Voyageur Trail Association at Hike Ontario meetings. – Reports back to the Coordinating Council on the activities of Hike Ontario. The representative may choose to attend the annual Hike Ontario Summit.
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Vice President - Central Quick View
Organization: Voyageur (Hiking) Trail Association
Type of Work: Board/Commitee Work
Duties:
Voyageur Trail Association spans the entire area that the trail is present in. The Central section is designated from Melwel Lodge Road west to and including Montreal River. The Vice Presidents is a Coordinating Council position and requires attending meeting either in person or via conference calls. - They monitor, and coordinate where appropriate, activities of clubs within their region. - They also help to coordinate region-wide activities in conjunction with club presidents. – Assists the President as requested to carry out Association-wide activities. – Assists the Publicity Director in publicizing the VTA within their region.
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Run For The Cure Communications Lead Quick View
Organization: Canadian Cancer Society
Type of Work: Event Organization and Related Assistance
Fundraising
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 Communications Lead, you are responsible for local media relations and promotions for the CIBC Run for the Cure. Working alongside your committee and Volunteer Run Director, you will be generating excitement in your community via media and social media using the PR Toolkit and social media kit provided. Identifying and preparing local spokespeople will be part of the role and serving as the primary media contact on Run day. In addition to your role with media/social media there may be some distribution of marking materials required. If so, you will also be responsible for establishing a post event pick up plan for promotional materials. 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 (Oct 6th) ? In person availability from October 3-6th 2019 The ideal Communications Lead is/has: ? The ability to work independently and as a team ? Comfort with social media platforms including Facebook and Twitter. Instagram and Snapchat are a bonus! ? Expertise in creative writing, media relations ? Passionate about the breast cancer cause ? Regular access to a computer with internet and comfort navigating social media You will gain and experience: ? Contributing to the organization’s vision of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer. ? Developing your marketing and communication skills ? Working collaboratively with volunteers in the community ? Building relationships in your community
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Run For The Cure Community Outreach Lead Quick View
Organization: Canadian Cancer Society
Type of Work: Board/Commitee Work
Event Organization and Related Assistance
Fundraising
Duties:
COMMUNITY OUTREACH LEAD 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: Together with the Run for the Cure committee you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results. As Community Outreach Lead, you will help shape the strategic direction of the event by identifying opportunities for growth and success to invite the community to take part and support Run. Position Details: Identifying and implementing opportunities to promote Run for the Cure in your community (festivals and events, speaking engagements, clubs) with the goal of bringing on new participants With the support of your Volunteer Run Directors and Communications Lead, co-ordinate pre-Run promotional activities With your committee ensure logistics and volunteer resources are managed in a timely fashion leading up to the event. Time Commitment: Monthly committee meetings from May to October 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 October 4 and 5 and 6. What You Bring to this Position: You are excited and motivated to introduce Run to new audiences and get them excited to participate. Your excellent marketing and promotional skills and ability to be flexible during business hours in order to respond to emails and phone calls will be an asset. You are ready to use your organizational skills to help others engage with this community event in a meaningful way. Benefits: Contributing to the organization’s vision of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer Developing your marketing and promotions skills Building relationships in your community with a network of volunteers and community organizer Have fun! If you feel you are a good fit, we look forward to hearing from you.
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Run For The Cure Local Sponsorship Lead Quick View
Organization: Canadian Cancer Society
Type of Work: Event Organization and Related Assistance
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: By utilizing your personal and professional networks you will strengthen relationships with existing sponsors and attract new sponsors. ?Working with your committee you are responsible for?prospecting, developing and establishing new relationships and leads, both in cash and in-kind sponsorships.? Position Details: Leverage your personal and professional networks to identify Run for the Cure leads within the corporate and business community. Plan and execute corporate recruitment events such as lunch and learns, CEO challenges, etc Attend corporate events to serve as an ambassador for the Canadian Cancer Society and Run for the Cure with the objective of recruitment and sponsorship. Prospect for new corporate partners while serving as an ambassador for the Canadian Cancer Society and Run for the Cure. Time Commitment:? (May 2019 - October 2019)? ? ? ? ? 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, 2019 Weekly tasks averaging 3 - 5 hours per week depending on the scope of the tasks and the time of year. Attendance at additional weekend events are required. In person availability from October 4 to 6. What You Bring to this Position:?You are excited and motivated to support ways to raise funds and awareness for the Canadian Cancer Society and Run for the Cure.? You have the ability to network and negotiate ?and are willing to leverage and expand community connections. ?You have strong communication skills and are comfortable speaking to groups and presenting requests. ?(Due to sponsor hours some tasks might be required to be performed during your workday.) Benefits: Be a member of a successful team helping to create a world where no one fears cancer. Apply your skills and experience to promote Run for the Cure in your community Gain leadership experience, public speaking and networking opportunities. ? ?? Be part of an event that fosters community giving and generosity. Have fun!
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Run For The Cure Participant Engagement Lead Quick View
Organization: Canadian Cancer Society
Type of Work: Event Organization and Related Assistance
Fundraising
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: By utilizing your personal and professional networks you will raise awareness, encourage participation and drive fundraising results for local participants. You will oversee all participant activities, as well as ensure they have the required tools and resources to be successful and have fun raising money for such a worthwhile cause. Position Details: Communication through email and phone with past and current participants Collaborating with the Registration Lead, the two of you will ensure all t-shirt orders for teams are coordinated and that the t-shirt pickup event is led 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 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. Benefits: Be a member of a successful team helping to create a world where no one fears cancer. Gain leadership and communication experience and networking opportunities. Have a positive impact in your community. Get training and learning opportunities to strengthen personal skills. Have fun!
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