Organization: Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
Commitment: Short term less than 6 months
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 2
Location: Ottawa - West
Deadline: Feb 5, 2019
Volunteer Opportunity Address
Saturday, May 11
Good for people interested in: Fundraising; Event planning and participation; Special events and festivals
You will be working with: Seniors
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Be part of this key community event that supports those living with dementia and their caregivers. The Walk for Dementia is one of our key events, bringing together members of the community to show our support for those living with dementia and their caregivers as well as raising funds to support programs and services offered by our organization.
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: Health
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Groups