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Populations Served

  • Adults
  • Member Agency Staff
  • Seniors
  • Young Adults
  • Youth

Competencies/Skills

  • Community Engagement/Advocacy
  • Creativity
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Empathy
  • Time Management
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Hope Engagement Lead​ – Volunteer

The Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure is a 5k or 1k walk or run. It is the largest single-day, volunteer-led event in Canada in support of the breast cancer cause.

As a leadership volunteer, you will be part of our committees of 10 to 15 volunteers who will work over the months to help us organize our fundraising events. Depending on the needs in your community, available roles could include committee lead, logistics, community outreach, volunteer lead, and social media.

Volunteer Duties

As the volunteer Hope Engagement Lead, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing a Participant of Hope outreach strategy to increase participation.
  • Creating a meaningful and memorable event experience for Participants of Hope.
  • Designing a fun, engaging, and inclusive Hope Lounge, in collaboration with the Run Day Experience Lead and Sponsorship Lead.
  • Communicating with registered Participants of Hope throughout the event season.
  • Identifying Participant of Hope storytellers and/or spokespeople.
  • Connecting with the Metastatic Breast Cancer (mBC) Team in your local community

Participants of Hope include breast cancer survivors, people living with breast cancer, people living with metastatic breast cancer (mBC), and those who carry a genetic risk for the disease (BRCA1 or BRCA2).

Requirements

  • Age: 18 years old or older
  • Complete the Canadian Cancer Society code of conduct
  • A positive attitude
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • A strong sense of self-motivation and time management

Schedule

October 6, 2024

Commitment:

  • This is a 6-month commitment (May through October).
  • Attending local committee meetings (generally bi-weekly to monthly).
  • Independent role work/responsibilities (approx. 2-4 hours per month).
  • Must be available over the event weekend (October 5 & October 6).

Time Commitment

Event-based

Type of Opportunity

Community Engagement,Fundraising

Application Type

Basic

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Canadian Cancer Society

The Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure is a 5k or 1k walk or run. It is the largest single-day, volunteer-led event in Canada in support of the breast cancer cause.

As a leadership volunteer, you will be part of our committees of 10 to 15 volunteers who will work over the months to help us organize our fundraising events. Depending on the needs in your community, available roles could include committee lead, logistics, community outreach, volunteer lead, and social media.

Event
Event-based
Canadian Cancer Society

The Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure is a 5k or 1k walk or run. It is the largest single-day, volunteer-led event in Canada in support of the breast cancer cause.

As a leadership volunteer, you will be part of our committees of 10 to 15 volunteers who will work over the months to help us organize our fundraising events. Depending on the needs in your community, available roles could include committee lead, logistics, community outreach, volunteer lead, and social media.

Event
Event-based
Canadian Cancer Society

The Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure is a 5k or 1k walk or run. It is the largest single-day, volunteer-led event in Canada in support of the breast cancer cause.

As a leadership volunteer, you will be part of our committees of 10 to 15 volunteers who will work over the months to help us organize our fundraising events. Depending on the needs in your community, available roles could include committee lead, logistics, community outreach, volunteer lead, and social media.

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