WALK-IT for Parkinson's Committee Members & Event Day Volunteers

(Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario)

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Position ID: V-CWD0347 Last Modified: 23 May 2018 Last Full Update: 23 May 2018
Opportunity Details
CommentsVolunteer Opportunities for WALK-IT for Parkinson's taking place September 9, 2018 at the Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre in Owen Sound.
ContactVickie Thomas, Coordinator Volunteer Development & Administration, Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario; Phone: 1-888-851-7376 * 519-652-9437; Fax: 519-652-9267; Email: vickie.thomas@parkinsonsociety.ca
DutiesCommittee Members 
● Join other committee members as they plan and organize for WALK-IT for Parkinson's, Sunday September 9, 2018 
● Assist with: Logistics / Food & Beverage / Poster distribution & promotion / Solicit prizes & silent auction items 
 
Event day Volunteers (perfect for student volunteer hours) 
● Assist with: Set-up & tear down / greeting / registration / T-Shirt & food table / Walk marshals / Children's activities
More Info Linkwww.walk-it.ca
BenefitsApply your current skills, develop and practice new ones. No previous experience is required. All you need is the desire to have fun and help as we raise funds together to support people and their families who are living with Parkinson's in Southwestern Ontario.
ClientsPeople with Parkinson's and their family members.
Ages12 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Individuals
Areas of InterestBoard of Directors ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Health Care ; Marketing & Promotions ; Social Interaction ; Volunteer Coordination
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Your help a few hours a year makes a difference
Interaction LevelSmall Group - 6-8 people
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Fall
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationHarry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre, 1900 3rd Ave E, Owen Sound, ON N4K 3M6
Number of PositionsGrey County: 5 individual(s) ; Owen Sound: 5 individual(s) 
 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; An orientation to Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario and the position description will be provided.
TransportationOwn transportation is needed
Application Deadline31 Jul 2018
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 16 May 2017
End Date09 Sep 2018
Referrals1
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Organization NameParkinson Society Southwestern Ontario