Committee Volunteers (Virtual)

(Defeat Depression)

Position ID: V-CWD0048
Last Modified: 16 Aug 2022
Last Full Update: 26 Jan 2022

Opportunity Details: Committee Volunteers (Virtual)

Contact Rebecca O’Rourke, Chair Coordinator, Peterborough Defeat Depression; Phone: 705-344-1791; Email:

The Defeat Depression campaign is a national fundraising campaign designed to allow individuals and organizations to raise funds in support of their local mental health programs and services. The campaign has grown into a national movement bringing much-needed funds, awareness of mental health issues while fighting mental health stigma one event at a time. 
The 2022 Defeat Depression Walks will take place the last weekend of May 2022. 
Planning and organizing the Walk/Runs takes time, passion and creative thinking. With support from volunteers and Mood Disorders Society of Canada’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. 
Available positions: 

  • Event Chair/Co-Chairs  
  • Volunteer Coordinator  
  • Local Sponsorship Coordinator  
  • Communications/Marketing Coordinator  
  • Social Media Coordinator  
  • Logistics Coordinator
More Info Link
Benefits Community involvement
Ages 16 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Social Media ; Volunteer Coordination
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Team Work
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction Level Virtual Volunteering
Location Peterborough
Number of Positions Peterborough (County of) 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
Police Check Not Required

Agency Details: Defeat Depression

Office Phone (613) 921-5565
Address & Map Belleville, ON
Canada K8P 4S2