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Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Wheels of Hope Volunteer Driver 
 
Drive patients from your neighbourhood to their cancer treatments and home when treatment is finished. Choose the day and times that you want and which hospitals you can drive to. Help make someone's cancer journey a little brighter! URGENT need for drivers who are able to travel long distances.
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Flesherton, Durham
Volunteer Driver - Grey County 
Impact: 
To improve access for adults and families who need transportation assistance to and from cancer-related appointments, including hospital appointments, supportive care and follow-up appointments. 
 
Responsibilities: 
 Respond to requests for client rides from the transportation Coordinator 
 Confirm travel arrangements with client(s) by phone 
 Offer minimal assistance to get clients in and out of the car (no lifting permitted) 
 Follow safe driving procedures 
 Become familiar with the programs and services provided by the Society and share these resources as needed 
 Submit required forms regularly 
 Provide up-to-date license and insurance information 
 Adhere to all Canadian Cancer Society policies, procedures, standards and guidelines including client confidentiality and our 100% smoke free policy 
 
Time Commitment: 
 Flexible scheduling 
 On average, one or two round trip(s) per week with a minimum of 4 hours per trip 
 
Requirements & Qualifications: 
 Valid G driver’s license with 3 or fewer demerit points and an acceptable driving record 
 Minimum of $1 million third party liability insurance on vehicle 
 Completion of a criminal reference check within acceptable standards 
 Enjoy Driving 
 Access to a well-maintained 100% smoke-free vehicle 
 Friendly, compassionate and sensitive to issues facing people living with cancer
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Owen Sound
Hockey Fights Cancer (November 2, 2019) - Local Sponsorship Lead 
 
Local Sponsorship Lead strengthening relationships with existing sponsors and attracting new sponsors to offset some event expenses and contribute to the Hockey Fights Cancer revenue will be your skill set. Working with your committee, you are responsible for understanding the sponsorship grid to acquire local cash and in-kind sponsorships. Understanding sponsor benefits and obligations are fulfilled and each sponsor feels the true value of a partnership with Hockey Fights Cancer is a key component of this role. 
 
Hockey Fights Cancer is the new title for the annual charity hockey game held by the Owen Sound Attack and the Bluewater Community Office of the Canadian Cancer Society. The event raises funds for cancer research, vital services, and support programs for those living with cancer. 
 
Planning and organizing Hockey Fights Cancer takes time, passion and creative thinking. With support from volunteers and the organization’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results. 
 
The ideal committee member has: 
• Strong organizational and time management skills 
• The ability to work independently and as a member of a team 
• Exceptional communication skills 
• Great customer service 
• Access to a computer with Internet 
• Passion for the cancer cause
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Owen Sound
Hockey Fights Cancer (November 2, 2019) - Community Outreach Lead  
 
Community Outreach Lead - identifying and implementing opportunities to promote Hockey Fights Cancer in your community (festivals and events, speaking engagements, clubs) is your skill. You have a great ability to encourage participation in Hockey Fights Cancer by connecting with the community and sharing the importance of the cause and impact of funds raised. 
 
Hockey Fights Cancer is the new name for the annual charity hockey game held by the Owen Sound Attack and the Bluewater Community Office of the Canadian Cancer Society. The event raises funds for cancer research, vital services, and support programs for those living with cancer. 
 
Planning and organizing Hockey Fights Cancer takes time, passion and creative thinking. With support from volunteers and the organization’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results. 
 
The ideal committee member has: 
• Strong organizational and time management skills 
• The ability to work independently and as a member of a team 
• Exceptional communication skills 
• Great customer service 
• Access to a computer with Internet 
• Passion for the cancer cause
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Owen Sound
Hockey Fights Cancer (November 2, 2019) - Merchandise Lead  
 
Merchandise Lead – coordinates and organizes all aspects of the Hockey Fights Cancer t-shirt sales. Responsible for organizing opportunities prior to the event to sell t-shirts, oversee sales during the event and conduct a final inventory of t-shirts. 
 
Hockey Fights Cancer is the new name for the annual charity hockey game held by the Owen Sound Attack and the Bluewater Community Office of the Canadian Cancer Society. The event raised funds for cancer research, vital services, and support programs for those living with cancer. 
 
Planning and organizing Hockey Fights Cancer takes time, passion and creative thinking. With support from volunteers and the organization’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results. 
 
The ideal committee member has: 
• Strong organizational and time management skills 
• The ability to work independently and as a member of a team 
• Exceptional communication skills 
• Great customer service 
• Access to a computer with Internet 
• Passion for the cancer cause
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Owen Sound
Hockey Fights Cancer (November 2, 2019) - Silent Auction Lead 
 
Silent Auction Lead – using your connections, source auction items from local community businesses. Oversee the coordination of pick up, the display of the items and check-out on the day of the event. Afterwards, ensure donors receive appropriate thank you’s and successful bidders pay for and pick up items. 
 
Hockey Fights Cancer is the new name for the annual charity hockey game held by the Owen Sound Attack and the Bluewater Community Office of the Canadian Cancer Society. The event raised funds for cancer research, vital services, and support programs for those living with cancer.  
 
Planning and organizing Hockey Fights Cancer takes time, passion and creative thinking. With support from volunteers and the organization’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results.  
 
The ideal committee member has:  
• Strong organizational and time management skills  
• The ability to work independently and as a member of a team  
• Exceptional communication skills  
• Great customer service  
• Access to a computer with Internet  
• Passion for the cancer cause
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Owen Sound
Hockey Fights Cancer (November 2, 2019) - Volunteer Engagement Lead 
 
Volunteer Engagement Lead - you are responsible for recruiting volunteers for the day of the event. Working with fellow committee members, you determine how many event volunteers are needed and build a community outreach plan to engage volunteers. On the day of the event, you oversee volunteer schedules through volunteer sign-in, including the distribution of t-shirts, redirecting volunteers as needed, verifying of hours, and thanking volunteers for their time and energy. 
 
Hockey Fights Cancer is the new name for the annual charity hockey game held by the Owen Sound Attack and the Bluewater Community Office of the Canadian Cancer Society. The event raised funds for cancer research, vital services, and support programs for those living with cancer. 
 
Planning and organizing Hockey Fights Cancer takes time, passion and creative thinking. With support from volunteers and the organization’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results. 
 
The ideal committee member has: 
• Strong organizational and time management skills 
• The ability to work independently and as a member of a team 
• Exceptional communication skills 
• Great customer service 
• Access to a computer with Internet 
• Passion for the cancer cause
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Pigs of Hope, Nov 12 - Dec 21, 2019 (Adoption Site Lead) 
 
Pigs of Hope is an annual fundraising campaign where supporters "adopt" a piggy bank to take home, or to their business, and collect donations for the Canadian Cancer Society Wheels of Hope Transportation program. The Canadian Cancer Society is looking for lead volunteers to help organize and oversee adoption sites in Collingwood, Kincardine, Saugeen Shores, and South Bruce Peninsula. The 2019 Pigs of Hope campaign will launch November 12th and run until December 31st.  
 
Planning and organizing the Pigs of Hope Adoption Site takes time, passion and creative thinking. As the adoption site lead you will work closely with your local staff partner to secure and manage a high traffic adoption site in your community for four days (two days for adoption and two days for returns). You will be responsible for the set-up and take-down of the adoption location as well as securing volunteers as needed to help oversee the four days. You will also ensure that information about the importance of the Pigs of Hope campaign is shared with the adopters and you will track the distribution and return of the pigs.  
 
With support from volunteers and the organization’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results. 
 
The ideal Pigs of Hope Adoption Site Lead has: 
• Strong organizational and time management skills 
• Great customer service 
• Exceptional communication skills 
• Access to a computer with Internet 
• Passion for the cancer cause
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
CIBC Run for the Cure (Blue Mountains/Collingwood) - Oct 6, 2019 - Survivor Engagement Coordinator 
 
As the Survivor Engagement Coordinator you will create relationships with local survivor groups and survivors who have previously participated in the Run. You will work with your Sponsorship Lead to source, draws/giveaways or services for Run day. You will be responsible for sourcing a survivor speaker, organizing an activity to honour survivors, creating the layout for the survivor tent/area and ensure every survivor has a memorable and engaging experience at the CIBC Run for the Cure.
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Kincardine, Hanover, Wiarton, Collingwood, Port Elgin, Owen Sound, Town of South Bruce Peninsula
With direct support from staff, manage a Daffodil Campaign in your community! Logistics, volunteer recruitment, scheduling of volunteer shifts and volunteers.
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
CIBC Run for the Cure (Blue Mountains/Collingwood) - Oct 6, 2019 - Participant Engagement Lead 
 
As the Participant Engagement Lead, you will be the first line of communication for new and returning individual participants and team captains. Familiarization with the fundraising tools and resources available to individuals and team captains will make you better equipped to understand their needs. Going the extra mile to make your participants feel special will make for the most rewarding experience! Communication through email and phone with past and current participants/team captains, coaches them and thanks them for their commitment to the cause. At the committee meeting your excitement about participation in the event will have others engaging their networks in teams as well. Collaborating with the Registration Lead, the two of you will ensure all t-shirt orders for teams are coordinated and the t-shirt pickup event is led.
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Blue Mountains, Collingwood
CIBC Run for the Cure (Blue Mountains/Collingwood) - Oct 6, 2019 - Site and Route Lead 
 
As the Site and Route Lead, you will be organizing an accessible and functional site and route for participants, sponsors and volunteers. Safety and accountability is a key priority during the planning process. Executing a 1km & 5km route, managing all route volunteers and ensuring the requirements of the local municipality and the event minimum standards (provided by staff) are met and your key priorities for Run weekend. Leading up to the event, Site and Route Lead will work closely with the Run Directors to determine the services required and all permits/groups that need to be coordinated with due to impact of the event. They will be the master of inventory and storage of Run materials, and will ensure all agreements are completed and permits submitted. The Site & Route Lead demonstrates their project management to complete and oversees the set-up, tear down and clean-up (including any disposal) of the Run site. They are fantastic at forwarding all contacts/invoices and great communicators with their Run Director and committee.
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Blue Mountains, Collingwood
CIBC Run for the Cure (Blue Mountains/Collingwood) - Oct 6, 2019 - Committee Liaison 
 
As the Committee Liaison, you will be charged with keeping the committee organized. You will book meeting space, build meeting agendas, keep minutes and follow-up on task lists (critical paths). You will be the committee budget holder, which means you will oversee submission of expense claims and receipts, and consult with Run Staff to update your site’s budget each month. You will also create and maintain your committee list and record committee hours to be submitted to staff.
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Owen Sound
CIBC Run for the Cure (Blue Mountains/Collingwood) - Oct 6, 2019 - Community Outreach Lead 
 
As the Community Outreach Lead, identifying and implementing opportunities to promote the CIBC Run for the Cure in your community (festivals and events, speaking engagements, clubs) is your skill. You have a great ability to encourage participation in the Run by connecting with the community and sharing the importance of the cause and impact of funds raised. Along with the support of your Volunteer Run Directors and Communications Lead you will coordinate the committee in the execution of pre-Run promotional events, ensuring logistics and volunteer resources are managed in a timely fashion throughout the summer and fall
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Blue Mountains, Collingwood
CIBC Run for the Cure (Blue Mountains/Collingwood) - Oct 6, 2019 - Local Sponsorship Lead 
 
As the Local Sponsorship Lead, strengthening relationships with existing sponsors, and attracting new sponsors to offset some event expenses and contribute to the CIBC Run for the Cure revenue will be your skill set. Working with your committee, you are responsible for understanding the sponsorship grid at a national, regional, and local level to acquire local cash, and in-kind sponsorships. Understanding sponsor benefits and obligations are fulfilled and each sponsor feels the true value of a partnership with the CIBC Run for the Cure, is a key component of this role.
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Blue Mountains, Collingwood
CIBC Run for the Cure (Blue Mountains/Collingwood) - Oct 6, 2019 - Run Day Experience Lead 
 
As the Run Day Experience Lead, you will work with your committee to create a memorable experience for participants on Run day. You will be collaborating with committee members to ensure entertainment, photographer(s) and a survivor speaker are confirmed and finalizing the provided program to your site. Part of the Run Day experience is honouring survivors through the program and creating the layout for the survivor tent/area. Acting as a stage manager and keeping the program on time, organizing awards, and confirming guest speakers will keep you busy on Run Day. Working alongside the Site and Sponsorship Leads to source, draws/giveaways or services for Run day, you will ensure the program flows and that each participant gets the most out of their Run day experience!
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
The Blue Mountain Village
CIBC Run for the Cure (Blue Mountains/Collingwood) - Oct 6, 2019 - Event Day Volunteers 
 
There are a variety of roles available on event day from handing out snacks and water to cheering on the participants.
Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
Owen Sound
Hockey Fights Cancer (November 2, 2019) - Silent Auction Lead  
 
Silent Auction Lead - Using your connections, source auction items from local community businesses. Oversee the coordination of pick up, the display of the items and check-out on the day of the event. Afterwards, ensure donors receive appropriate thank-you's and successful bidders pay for and pick up items. 
 
Hockey Fights Cancer is the new title for the annual charity hockey game held by the Owen Sound Attack and the Bluewater Community Office of the Canadian Cancer Society. The event raises funds for cancer research, vital services, and support programs for those living with cancer.  
 
Planning and organizing Hockey Fights Cancer takes time, passion and creative thinking. With support from volunteers and the organization’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results.  
 
The ideal committee member has:  
• Strong organizational and time management skills  
• The ability to work independently and as a member of a team  
• Exceptional communication skills  
• Great customer service  
• Access to a computer with Internet  
• Passion for the cancer cause