Organization: Diabetes Canada
Commitment: Short term less than 6 months
Language Preference: Bilingual
Number of Positions Available: 90
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: May 20, 2017
Volunteer Opportunity Address
Colonel By, near Main Street
Good for people interested in: Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening); Event planning & participation; Sports; Special events & festivals
You will be working with: Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Athletes
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This is a GREAT experience to help you become a team player and learn effective communication skill! It's a great opportunity to volunteer as a group with friends or family! You'll get to be in the heart of the action.
Sunday is THE busiest day and we're THE last waterstation - it's BUSY and EXCITING. A great way to spend a Sunday!
How will the organization benefit?
We have our very own Team Diabetes participants walking/running this race and we want to encourage them (and all other participants)! Team Diabetes is an important fundraising activity for Diabetes Canada and we are proud to help encourage them along their route to the finish line!
* Hats, t-shirts and snacks will be available for our volunteers.
* Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
* Training on how to set-up the water station and serve the water will be done on the day of the event!
Please send us an email and let us know if you’re interested and if you would like to volunteer on Saturday, Sunday or (better yet!) BOTH!
Organization category: Health
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Groups
Suitable for community service hours: Yes