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Canadian Cancer Society (Ottawa Community Office)

Linda Rodgers
Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, Ottawa & Area
Canadian Cancer Society (Ottawa Community Office)

116 Albert Street, Suite 500
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1P 5G3

TEL: 613 723 1744 E:3622
FAX: 613 723 8967

E-mail: ottawa@ontario.cancer.ca

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Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Animals; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes

We are 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.


Volunteer Opportunities

As the Volunteer Run Director, Community Engagement your time will be spent managing and empowering your committee to rally support for participants for the CIBC Run for the Cure.
While collaborating with your Co-Volunteer Run Director and staff, you will create a community engagement plan and empower the entire committee in understanding and achieving the revenue goal for the event. Your team will work together to maximize participation, drive fundraising, and offset costs through sponsorship and participant fundraising.
Through collaboration with your Co-Volunteer Run Director you will lead meetings, motivate your committee, and act as a local ambassador for the organization. You will assist the organization’s staff in identifying vacant committee positions and work with your fellow committee members to fill any voids. The Society is confident your leadership will ensure the Run site’s fundraising goal is top of mind by working with committee members to ensure tasks are completed in a timely and professional manner.
Throughout your volunteer experience you will receive the constant support of the staff at the Society who will answer your questions, provide guidance, and connect you with other Run volunteer leaders.

*Demonstrated success in a leadership role with team building experience
*A master planner, delegator and provides clear direction and support
*A passion for the breast cancer cause and event planning
*Experience in volunteerism, personal or professional fundraising, sales, and/or communications

Location: Off-site
Deadline: Mar 27, 2020