Event Committee Member and Volunteers

(DeafBlind Ontario Services)

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Position ID: V-MID0395 Last Modified: 25 Feb 2020 Last Full Update: 22 Feb 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactSusan Mannahan, Event Coordinator, DeafBlind Ontario Services; Phone: 905-853-2862 ext 228; Fax: 905-853-3407; Email: s.manahan@deafblindontario.com
DutiesWe are seeking COMMITTEE MEMBERS who would like to have fun and assist in the coordination of great special events;  
ACTIVITIES - include: assisting with ticket/attendance sales; silent auction prizes; identifying sponosrs and/or businesses that could provide gifts or prizes. 
We are also seeking VOLUNTEERS at the events to primarily assist in the following areas:  
- event set-up & take-down  
- registration  
- raffle sales  
- silent auction set-up, tabulation & take-down
More Info Linkwww.deafblindontario.com
BenefitsGain experience in event organizing, promotions and delivery.
Ages15 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Customer / Sales Services ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Information & Referral Services ; Manual Labour / Physical Labour
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Team Work ; Sales and marketing experience would be a benefit but anyone able to communicate well and assist with organizing events is welcome.
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours8 / Month
Dates and TimesActivities for committee members take place at a variety of times (evenings) which are flexible to meet the availability of the volunteer and the needs of the various events.
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Winter
AccessibilityFully Accessible - The office location where most meetings are held is wheel chair accessible. ; Unknown - Activities take place in a variety of other locations
Number of PositionsBarrie ; Springwater 
15 individual(s) needed in total. 
Attendance at committee meetings can be accomplished via teleconference.
TransportationNear public transit - office ; Car required - volunteer responsible for own transportation to event site
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameDeafBlind Ontario Services
Office Phone905-853-2862
Toll Free Phone1-855-340-3267
Address & Map
17665 Leslie St, Unit 15
Newmarket, ON L3Y 3E3
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