Relay for Life - Event Day Volunteer Lead

(Canadian Cancer Society, Barrie - Simcoe-Muskoka Community Office)

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Position ID: V-BAR0030 Last Modified: 02 Nov 2018 Last Full Update: 29 Oct 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactAmanda Delgado, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, Canadian Cancer Society; Phone: 705-726-8032 ext 3223; Email:
DutiesAssist with the coordination of Relay for Life event day volunteers including; scheduling, training, follow-up and recognition. Relay for Life is being held June 7, 2019.
Benefits• Be a member of a successful team helping to create a world where no one fears cancer. 
• Apply your skills and experience to promote Relay For Life in your community. 
• Gain leadership experience, public speaking and networking opportunities. 
• Have a positive impact in your community. 
• Be part of an event that fosters community giving and generosity. 
• Get training and learning opportunities to strengthen personal skills. 
• Have Fun!
Ages19 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestEvent Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Volunteer Coordination
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment Length8 month term (December – July)
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours3 / Month
Dates and TimesMonthly committee meetings from September to May and then two meetings in June. In person availability on the day of the event.
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter ; Relay for Life is held in early June of each year. Planning starts in the Fall of the year before. Next Relay for Life is June 7, 2019.
AccessibilityNot Applicable
LocationChappell Farms 617 Penetanguishene Rd, Barrie, ON L4M 4Y8
Number of PositionsBarrie: 2 individual(s) 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 05 Nov 2018
End Date31 Jul 2019
Agency Details
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Organization NameCanadian Cancer Society, Barrie - Simcoe-Muskoka Community Office
Office Phone705-726-8032
Toll Free PhoneBarrie Office 1-800-338-6610 
Wheels of Hope Transportation 1-800-263-6750. 
Cancer Information Service 1-888-939-3333 
Smokers Helpline, Information, Advice & Support 1-877-513-5333
Address & Map
15 Cedar Pointe Dr, Unit 22
Barrie, ON L4N 5R7
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