Milton Relay For Life Entertainment Lead

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

Position ID: V-HVC0962 Last Full Update: 18 Nov 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsThis is a wonderful opportunity to create a meaningful event in the Milton community 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: smcdonad@ontario.cancer.ca
DutiesAs the Entertainment Lead, you will: Plan various entertainment and activities to keep participants entertained and having fun throughout the event • Coordinate logistics and materials for all planned events and activities • Plan for all beverages and food for the event • Work with other captains to determine the official event day schedule • Leads all aspects of event day entertainment. Secure sound equipment. Secure performers. Build entertainment schedule including activities.
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 for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestAudio / Visual Production ; Committees ; Event Coordination & Support ; Games ; Music & Performing Arts
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - November 2019 to June 2020 ; Event takes place June 12, 2020
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter
Number of PositionsMilton: 2 individual(s) 
 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; committee meets once a month
TransportationCar required
Start DateOn or after 22 Nov 2019
End Date19 Jun 2020
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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