About the Position
Position #: 21651
OrganizationJDRF Canada
Position: Day of Event Volunteers - Waterloo - Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes
Location: 625 Westmount Road, Waterloo, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: By volunteering your time you'll be helping JDRF in our search for a cure to Type 1 Diabetes (T1D). You will be helping individuals with T1D to live healthier, easier, and safer lives while we continue the journey to find a cure.

The 2019 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF brings together 35,000+ Canadians from coast to coast to raise $4 million to accelerate the pace of type 1 diabetes research.
Description: Participant Registration: As part of the Registration Crew you will ensure pledge forms are filled out correctly, ensure donations are correct and accept cash and/or credit card donations.

Refreshment Crew: Become part of the Refreshment Crew and help us set up the refreshment tent.

Kids Zone Crew: This role will assist in the kid activities space - including temporary tattoo application, sidewalk chalk drawing, bubble creators etc.

Route Marshalls: Assist with directing participants along the walk route.

Greeters and Cheer Crew: Become part of the Greeter Crew where you will warmly greet our walkers, ensure they have completed a waiver and direct them to the appropriate registration areas.

In addition to supporting an amazing event raising funds to support cutting edge research, volunteers will receive:
• A t-shirt on event day
• A light lunch after your shift
• Confirmation of volunteer hours
Training Details: Training will be provided on-site
Working Conditions: This event will be happening outdoors - rain or shine! Volunteers should check the weather to ensure they have appropriate clothing and sun protection
Physical requirements: While physical requirements vary roles may require bending, standing and lifting.
Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Exact shift times will be confirmed, but we ask volunteers to be available from 7:00am to 1:00pm
Special Event Start Date: 2019-06-09
Special Event End Date: 2019-06-09
Age: 12+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Fund Development, Health Care / Wellness
Skill(s): Customer Service, Communicate in Plain Language, Adaptability, Respect, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.jdrf.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Danielle Hornung
Phone: 647-789-2000
Address: 235 Yorkland Blvd. Toronto, M2S 4Y7


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