2018 Gimli MS Bike - Route Marshal

Opportunity ID: 2837

Organization Details
Organization Name: MS Society of Canada- Manitoba Division
Address: 1465 Buffalo Place
Winnipeg, MB R3T 1L8
Website: http://mssociety.ca
Organizational Description: The MS Society provides services to people with multiple sclerosis and their families and funds research to find the cause and cure for this disease. We have a membership of 17,000 and are the only national voluntary organization in Canada that supports both MS research and services. Since our founding in 1948, the core support of the MS Society has been from tens of thousands of dedicated individuals, companies and foundations in communities across Canada. The Society receives almost no funding from government.

The MS Society is governed by a board of directors comprised of 14 volunteer members who are elected annually. There are seven regional divisions and more than 90 chapters that engage in many community-based activities.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: As a Route Marshal Volunteer, you'll be stationed on the route to guide participants through the event, cheer them on and contact support or first aid if needed.
Skills Required: Skills Required:

* Comfortable controlling cyclist traffic

* Positive attitude

* Able to stand for up to 4 hours

* Able to follow instructions
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Weekend
Saturday, August 25th and/or Sunday, August 26th
Location of volunteer opportunity: Interlake
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Organization will provide: Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: bttr.im/6j31d
Closing Date: Aug 23, 2018