Organization: Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
Commitment: Short term less than 6 months
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 2
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: Feb 5, 2019
Stephanie Smith, Manager of Community Engagement
Volunteer Opportunity Address
1742-1750 Russell Road
Good for people interested in: Fundraising; Event planning and participation; Special events and festivals
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; LGBTTQ; Men; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Athletes
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
- Help make life better for those living with dementia
- Support a cause that you believe in
- Meet new people and work as a part of a team to achieve our fundraising goal
- Boost your health and reduce your stress!
How will the organization benefit?
The Walk for Dementia is The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County’s signature fundraising event held each May and it has been growing and evolving for over 20 years. The event features a Special Memory Tribute, an Exhibitor Alley, a Family Zone and accessible 1km and 2km walking routes. The Walk for Dementia is a wonderful way to support and pay tribute to caregivers and families in Ottawa and Renfrew County impacted by dementia.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Groups