Daffodil Pin Seller

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

Position ID: V-HVC0786 Last Full Update: 25 Feb 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsVolunteering enables change. At the Canadian Cancer Society, we want you to know that our Daffodil Campaign is a special opportunity to make a difference. With our Daffodil Campaign coming up in April, we're gearing up to invite you to support us and the important work we do by volunteering to sell daffodil pins for a donation at various retail outlets. We're looking for volunteers to be part of this year's campaign. Funds raised during our Daffodil Campaign will fund life-saving research and vital support services that benefit patients and their families. We need your passion and commitment! If you share in our vision of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer, volunteer with us this April.
ContactCoordinator, Volunteer Engagement, Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office; Phone: 905-634-6893; Email: smcdonald@ontario.cancer.ca
DutiesSell daffodil pins for a donation at various retail outlets in Halton, including Sobeys, Fortino's, Real Canadian Superstore and LCBO locations. Shifts are 3 hours and students are eligible for community hours. When you volunteer, you’re helping people live their lives more fully. Funds raised through our Daffodil Campaign are changing lives for the better.
More Info Linkhttps://myccsschedule.volunteerhub.com/
BenefitsAt the Canadian Cancer Society, we know that cancer changes people. But we believe that a cancer diagnosis doesn’t have to define who they are. We are committed to enhancing the quality of living and prolonging life for all those affected by cancer. 
With your support, we can help people see beyond their cancer diagnosis. When you volunteer, you're helping people live their lives more fully.
Ages12 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Customer / Sales Services ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Group / Family Volunteering ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthShort Term ; In 2019, the Campaign runs over two weekends - April 4 to 7 and April 11 to 14
LocationVarious locations in Halton
Number of PositionsActon ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville 
300 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job
Start DateOn or after 04 Apr 2019
End Date14 Apr 2019
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; 
Quit Smoking Helpline 1-877-513-5333
Address & Map
940 Sheldon Court
Burlington, ON L7L 5K6
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