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Organization: Results Canada
Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)
Language Preference: Bilingual
Number of Positions Available: 1
Deadline: Jan 31, 2021
Volunteer Opportunity Address
Virtual position: You will be supporting volunteers across the Eastern Canada region (Quebec and Atlantic Provinces) virtually.
Good for people interested in: Social Media; Writing; COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering; Legal/Advocacy
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Regional Coordinators will benefit from being integral and essential to the mission of Results Canada and a valued resource to build a network of dedicated volunteers. In addition to the close relationships with community members, volunteers and staff, you will have the opportunity to learn from experienced global health experts and highly trained advocates who share your deep passion for international development. You will expand your skills, receive a solid foundation of advocacy and community engagement by addressing current issues (ex. health inequity, COVID-19) and gain practical, real-world experience volunteering including with remote teams. Most importantly, you will feel the satisfaction from making a difference.
How will the organization benefit?
Results Canada volunteers leverage millions of dollars for programs and improved policies that give the people living in the Global South, the health, education, and opportunity they need to thrive. We are a global movement of passionate advocates who believe in the power of civic engagement.
Organization category: Law, advocacy and politics
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - Young Adults (19-24); Seniors (65+); Families; Groups; Persons with a disability; New Canadians
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: YesApply