2019 Gimli MS Bike Tour - Sandy Hook Rest Stop Voliunteer

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: MS Bike in Gimli is taking place on August 24 and 25. We need volunteers to help at the Sandy Hook rest stop on Saturday and Sunday. Volunteers will be handing out beverages and snacks and keeping the area clean. We need friendly volunteers to cheer on and encourage participants.

Please note that end times are estimated as it will depend when the last cyclist has passed. Also, this opportunity is available in the Sandy Hook area. Volunteers will be required to travel to and from the site on their own.
Skills Required: - Friendly and enthusiastic
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Weekend
Saturday, August 24 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Sunday, August 25 8:30 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: Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
Other provisions may be provided upon volunteer's request
How to Apply: Online: bttr.im/tlr0m
Closing Date: Aug 20, 2019