2019 Gimli MS Bike Tour - Finish Line Cheering Team

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: At the MS Bike in Gimli, we need friendly and enthusiastic volunteers to help conclude the MS Bike in a positive way. This role involves cheering participants across the finish line and directing them to the correct location.

This position is outdoors and may require long periods in the sun. Some shelter will be provided.

Please note this volunteer activity is located in the Gimli community. You must be able to travel to and from the event site.
Skills Required: - Friendly and enthusiastic
- Energetic
- Able to remain outdoors for long periods in the sun
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Weekend
Saturday, August 24 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Sunday, August 25 11:15 AM - 2:00 PM
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
Are supported
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: Supervision
Training/Orientation
Other provisions may be provided upon volunteer's request
How to Apply: Online: bttr.im/wl5eb
Closing Date: Aug 20, 2019