Daffodil Days Campaign Lead

(Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services)

Position ID: V-HVC0754 Last Full Update: 03 Apr 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsIn your role, you will be helping the Canadian Cancer Society raise funds for cancer research and to provide support for people living with cancer. Your strong leadership and organizational skills will provide guidance in your community to raise funds and awareness in the fight against cancer.
ContactSandy McDonald, Coordinator, Volunteer Engagement, Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office; Phone: 905-634-6893; Email: smcdonald@ontario.cancer.ca
Duties• Work collaboratively with your Canadian Cancer Society staff partner and Canadian Cancer Society volunteers, providing leadership, support and guidance in planning and implementing Daffodil Days 
• Assist with recruitment, training and coordination of Daffodil Days Captains and day of volunteers. 
• Contact a variety of retail outlets to determine their willingness to have a daffodil pin display at their location during Daffodil Month 
• Provide support and resources to volunteers as appropriate.  
• Deliver supplies and displays at the end of March so they are ready for April and assist with the pick-up/restocking of the displays during and at the end of Daffodil Month
More Info Linkhttps://myccsschedule.volunteerhub.com/
Benefits• Be a member of a successful team helping to create a world where no one fears cancer. 
• Use your skills to promote awareness around cancer issues. 
• Participate in local networking opportunities, fostering growth and professional development. 
• Provide leadership under the direction of experienced fundraising staff. 
• Have fun!
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Volunteer Coordination
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work
Commitment LengthShort Term - March and April
Number of PositionsBurlington ; Milton 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationCar required
Agency Details
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Organization NameCanadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Office Phone905-634-6893
Toll Free PhoneCancer Information Service 1-888-939-3333; 
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Burlington, ON L7L 5K6
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