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   About the Position

Impact Statement
The bereaved helping the bereaved so that no one has to walk alone through their journey of grief.

Bereaved Families of Ontario – Midwestern Region (BFO-MR) is fortunate to be a recipient of funds raised through bingo sessions held at the KW Gaming Centre in Kitchener. We are one of over 60 member organizations whose sessions are generously run by volunteers.

Session teams consist of 2-3 volunteers who fill the following roles:

Front desk sales:
- Counting card inventory
- Greeting customers and selling bingo cards
- Managing cash float
- Tracking sales and calculating payouts through duration of bingo session
- Reconciling inventory and sales at the end of the shift

- Assist front desk with counting card inventory at the beginning of shift
- Selling specials before bingo begins
- Confirm bingo winners and ensure proper payout
- Demanding role (standing/walking for duration of shift; 4 hours)

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual
Age: 18+

Area(s) of Interest: Office Work, Recreation/Sports, Retail Sales/Donations

Skill(s): Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Problem Solving, Accountability, Calculating

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: You will be trained and be able to shadow staff and/or experienced volunteers.
Working Conditions: We are looking for a couple people in each role to learn the event and duties as well as to rotate and be available to help out if our regular volunteers are unable.
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Accessible work space
Transportation: On a bus route

Time Commitment

Duration: 1 year or more
Weekday - Daytime

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Sam Porte
65 Hanson Avenue Kitchener, N2C 2H6

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1454 King Street East, Unit 3
Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

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