Registration Lead, CIBC Run For the Cure Committee - WINNIPEG

Organization Details
Organization Name: Canadian Cancer Society Manitoba Division
Address: 193 Sherbrook St.
Winnipeg MB  R3C 2B7
Organizational Description: The Canadian Cancer Society is a national community-based organization of volunteers, whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Take the challenge:

Volunteers are the community drivers in every Run location in Canada. Together with a committee of like-minded individuals, you will raise funds for breast cancer research and support programs through the Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure. Planning and organizing the Run takes time, passion and creative thinking. In partnership with volunteers and staff, you will be part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Although this is a national event, local success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results.

What's Involved:

The Registration Lead oversees the management of donations and tabulation of results primarily on Run weekend. They support the coordination of team t-shirt printing and early t-shirt pick-up events, and provide volunteer training and support on Run weekend for everyone in Registration. You will excel by utilizing the Registration Manual provided, following minimum standards document and submitting all forms to our central office. In collaboration with the Participant Engagement Lead you will maintain an accurate, up to date, list of top fundraising teams and individuals, to ensure the correct fundraising totals and winners are provided to the Run Day Experience Lead on Run day.

T-shirt Printing and T-Shirt Pickup Coordination

You will need to confirm a t-shirt printer, connecting with Running Room contacts (where applicable) to organize times and locations for t-shirt pickup in your Run location.
Skills Required: The ideal Participant Engagement Lead is/has:

* The ability to work independently and as a member of a team

* Passionate about building relationships and hearing the stories on why people participate

* Strong organizational and time management skills

* Regular access to a computer
Skills Gained/Related Careers: You will gain and experience:

* Contributing to the organization's vision of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer.

* Develop your marketing, communication, and fundraising skills

* Working collaboratively with volunteers in the community
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Evening, Weekend
Time Commitment: * Monthly committee meetings from May to July and biweekly in August and September * Weekly tasks averaging 3-5 hours per week depending on the scope of tasks and time of year * Must be available for all Early T-Shirt Pick-Up held in the week leading to Run weekend * Attendance and leadership role at Run events/opportunities leading up to & including Run Day (Oct 6) * In person availability from October 4 to October 6, 2019
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: Supervision
How to Apply: Email:
Phone: 204-786-0608
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
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