About the Position
Position #: 18980
OrganizationNeighbourhood Association Kitchener: Cherry Park
Position: Volunteer Coordinator - 2019 Cherry Festival
Location: Cherry Park, Kitchener
Impact Statement: The aims and objectives of this organization shall be:
a. To strive toward friendly community spirit and positive environment.
b. To foster a safe, healthy and vibrant community.
c. To encourage the participation of all residents of the area and in all age groups.
d. To co-operate with existing groups in this area so that a well-coordinated program of activities will result which are mutually beneficial.
e. To encourage the best use of present assets and the development of new assets as needed.
f. To be open as possible, without being denominational or partisan.
g. To encourage civic participation by its members, while not backing any particular political party or candidate.
Description: The Volunteer Coordinator, with the help of the Festival Board, recruits all the volunteers needed for the smooth running of the Festival. The coordinator is the person all potential volunteers contact; has all volunteers complete their registration forms; orders t-shirts for all volunteers; coordinates the schedules of all volunteers and their breaks on Festival day; maintains the records, and the sign in and out sheets; signs for volunteer hours; and distributes the thank you gifts. This position is essential for the success of the Festival. Will need to attend the Festival Board meetings.
Training Details: The previous coordinator will give some helpful advice, as well as the Festival Board.
Working Conditions: Can work from home until the day of the Festival. Must have a computer. Must be at the Festival, but is able to sit at the Information table for most of the day.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: Much of the work can be done on the computer on your schedule. Evening meetings on Tuesdays once or twice a month.

11th Annual Cherry Festival takes place on Saturday, July 7th, 2018
Special Event Start Date: 2019-07-06
Special Event End Date: 2019-07-06
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Designated accessible parking space
Area(s) of Interest: Fund Development, Leadership/Management, Special Events
Skill(s): Collaboration, Communicate in Plain Language, Plan & Co-ordinate, Problem Solving, Flexibility
How to Apply
Website: http://www.cherrypark.blogspot.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Shirley Gosselin
Phone: 519-742-3248
Address: 110 Strange Street Kitchener, N2G 1R3


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