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Populations Served

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

Competencies/Skills

  • Communication
  • Community Engagement/Advocacy
  • Creativity
  • Critical Thinking
  • Decision Making
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Site and Route 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 Route & Site Lead, you will be responsible for:

  • Creating a 1k and 5k route.
  • Being the liaison with police, security, and traffic management to ensure a safe route and ensuring all permits are submitted and approved.
  • Creating an impactful start and finish line/area for the event.
  • Booking the venue and all logistical suppliers working with your Run Director, Logistics, and staff partner.
  • Creating a site plan for event day.
  • Executing set up and tear down on event weekend.
  • Overseeing all route/site tasks on event day.

    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

    Behind the Scenes,Community Engagement,Fundraising

    Application Type

    Basic

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    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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