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Alive to Strive Race Barricades Volunteer - Sunday April 29 2018

Organization: Alive to Strive Kidney Fitness Project

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Weekends

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 40

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Apr 28, 2018

Description

Alive to Strive Race - Set-Up and Tear-Down of the barricades blocking major intersections. Making sure that no car is permitted to drive on the course. This is very important for runner's safety, it is our main priority. Barricade is one of the most important volunteer position to make sure a race goes smoothly.
*Dress warmly (bring scarf, hat and mitts, raincoat and umbrella if it might rain) and bring something to do during down time (book, Ipod, etc.) as shifts are over 5 hours.
Shifts can be up to 5 hours, 7:30am - 1pm

Contact

Mireille Carriere

613-715-2417

alive2strivevolunteers@gmail.com

Volunteer Opportunity Address
2960 Riverside Drive (Terry Fox Athletic Facility(

Details

Good for people interested in: Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening); Fundraising

You will be working with: People with disabilities or medical conditions

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Volunteer hours signed, a day spent helping out an event that supports a local grassroots non-profit.

How will the organization benefit?
Ensuring runners' safety, having a successful fundraising event, which funds the Active Living Grant Program benefiting those living with chronic kidney disease, raise awareness of kidney health and support related services and research.

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - Groups; Seniors; Youth 16-24

Public transportation available: Yes