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Heavy lifters

Organization: Volunteer Ottawa

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Evenings; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 4

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Apr 13, 2018


Volunteer Ottawa is looking for help at our 8th Annual VOscars Awards Ceremony.

If you can lift up to 50 pounds, we need you! We have to transport our supplies from our office to City Hall for our annual VOscars event and transport them back again after the event. You are not required to have a car, just the ability to lift heavy boxes etc... The times are TBD but the set up should happen around 2pm and the take down should be around 10pm.


Paula Coons


Ext: 153


Volunteer Opportunity Address
Volunteer Ottawa - 17F-850 Industrial Avenue
Ottawa City Hall - 110 Laurier Avenue West


Good for people interested in: Skilled Trades; Event planning and participation; Transportation of goods; Special events and festivals

You will be working with: 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

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This is a great way to become involved in your community and meet many great people. You will be part of an event that celebrates volunteerism in our community.

The Mayor will be in attendance along with approx. 200 individuals that support and promote volunteerism.

How will the organization benefit?
Volunteer Ottawa is an organization that supports hundreds of charities and non-profits in Ottawa as well as thousands of volunteers. We are not able to accomplish this without the help and dedication of our volunteers. YOU make a difference in the community through Volunteer Ottawa!

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Youth 16-24

Public transportation available: Yes