Mandarin MS Walk Simcoe County and Muskoka Volunteers

(MS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division)

Position ID: V-MID0155 Last Modified: 20 Feb 2020 Last Full Update: 20 Feb 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactKatrina McKnight, Community Engagement Coordinator, Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Simcoe Muskoka Chapter; Phone: (Business) 705-733-0488; Email:
DutiesThe Simcoe Muskoka Multiple Sclerosis Society is looking for volunteers to assist with the annual Mandarin MS Walk that is held in Midland, Barrie, Orillia, New Tecumseth (Alliston) & Collingwood each year the first Sunday in May.  
2020 Date: Sun May 3 
This event requires volunteers for one day only, to set up and then take down tables, distribute refreshments,food prep and serving, man pit stops and register walkers.
More Info
BenefitsVolunteers will be provided with meals and refreshments during the events. High school students will have their volunteer hours approved to help meet their volunteer community involvement hours.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Groups ; Individuals
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Health Care ; Manual Labour / Physical Labour ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Office Administration ; Recreation & Sports ; Security / Parking / Traffic
Skills/ExperienceCustomer Service ; Leadership ; Volunteer should be engaging and enthusiastic and enjoy assisting people.
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event
Interaction LevelLarge Group
Minimum Hours3
Dates and TimesSaturday: Afternoon 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsSpring - May of each year for Walk
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - Building and route are accessible, some volunteer positions require heavy lifting, etc. Please see website for shift details.
LocationAlliston, Barrie, Midland, Orillia
Number of PositionsAlliston: 10 individual(s) ; Barrie: 20 individual(s) ; Collingwood: 10 individual(s) ; Midland: 20 individual(s) ; Orillia: 20 individual(s) 
80 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job
TransportationVolunteer will be responsible for their own transportation to and from the event location.
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceNot Available
Agency Details
Organization NameMS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division
Toll Free PhoneKnowledge Network 1-844-859-6789 
National Office 1‑800‑268‑7582
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