Milton Relay For Life Fundraising & Sponsorship Lead

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

Position ID: V-HVC0955 Last Full Update: 15 Nov 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsThis is a wonderful opportunity to create a meaningful event in Milton that celebrates those who have lived, are living, and moving past cancer. The Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life event brings neighbors, friends, and community influencers together, united by the common goal of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer. The experience of cheering on survivors, walking the track, and joining in a range of trackside activities at Relay For Life creates an unforgettable evening!
ContactSandy McDonald, Coordinator, Volunteer Engagement, Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office; Phone: 905-634-6893; Email: smcdonald@ontario.cancer.ca
DutiesAs a Fundraising & Sponsorship Lead, you are self-motivated, strategic, and have community knowledge and connections. You will find donations for the event from local businesses and community members. Donations may include monetary contributions or items that will be needed on the big night. These resources will benefit volunteers, participants, and survivors and make a significant contribution to the success of the event.
BenefitsThis opportunity provides you with a platform to use your skills and increase your competencies and build on your portfolio. 
You will provide the opportunity for those affected by cancer to come together and draw support while raising funds for critical, life-saving cancer research and programs.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Customer / Sales Services ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Marketing & Promotions
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Sports & Coaching ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - from November 2019 to June 2020 ; Event takes place June 12, 2020 at Country Heritage Park in Milton 
Monthly meetings in Milton, location TBD.
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter
Number of PositionsMilton: 2 individual(s) 
 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
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
E-Mailhalton@ontario.cancer.ca
Websitewww.cancer.ca
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Burlington, ON L7L 5K6
 
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