About the Position
Position #: 21650
OrganizationJDRF Canada
Position: Day of Event Volunteers - Cambridge - Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes
Location: Riverside Park, 49 King Street West, Cambridge, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: By volunteering your time you'll be helping JDRF in our search for a cure to Type 1 Diabetes (T1D). You will be helping individuals with T1D to live healthier, easier, and safer lives while we continue the journey to find a cure.

The 2019 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF brings together 35,000+ Canadians from coast to coast to raise $4 million to accelerate the pace of type 1 diabetes research.
Description: Participant Registration
As part of the Registration Crew you will ensure pledge forms are filled out correctly, ensure donations are correct and accept cash and/or credit card donations. This role is for volunteers over the age of 18+.

Refreshment Crew
Become part of the Refreshment Crew and help us set up the refreshment tent.

Kids Zone Crew
This role will assist in the kid activities space - including temporary tattoo application, sidewalk chalk drawing, bubble creators etc.

Route Marshalls
Assist with directing participants along the walk route.

Greeters and Cheer Crew
Become part of the Greeter Crew where you will warmly greet our walkers, ensure they have completed a waiver and direct them to the appropriate registration areas.

In addition to supporting an amazing event raising funds to support cutting edge research, volunteers will receive:
• A t-shirt on event day
• A light lunch after your shift
• Confirmation of volunteer hours
Training Details: Training will be provided on-site
Working Conditions: This event will be happening outdoors - rain or shine! Volunteers should check the weather to ensure they have appropriate clothing and sun protection
Physical requirements
While physical requirements vary roles may require bending, standing and lifting
Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Exact shift times will be confirmed, but we ask volunteers to be available from 7:00am to 1:00pm
Special Event Start Date: 2019-06-16
Special Event End Date: 2019-06-16
Age: 12+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Fund Development, Health Care / Wellness
Skill(s): Customer Service, Communicate in Plain Language, Adaptability, Respect, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.jdrf.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Danielle Hornung
Phone: 647-789-2000
Address: 235 Yorkland Blvd. Toronto, M2S 4Y7


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