Volunteer Walk Organizer & Committee Member

Organization Details
Organization Name: Autism Speaks Canada
Address: 2450 Victoria Park Avenue, Unit 400
Toronto ON  M2J 4A2
Website: http://www.autismspeaks.ca
Organizational Description: Autism Speaks Canada is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families by supporting and working with community partners; enhancing resources and services; increasing understanding, acceptance and inclusion of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: POSITION SUMMARY:
The Volunteer Walk Organizer focuses on leadership and fundraising within their local community.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Leadership & Collaboration
Fundraising
Marketing
Budget Management

TO APPLY:
Anyone interested is encouraged to contact Amanda Wolters, Manager of National Initiatives & Community Walks, at communitywalks@autismspeakscan.ca.

ABOUT AUTISM SPEAKS CANADA:
ASC Community Walks would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of amazing volunteers before, during and after each event - Thank you!

Autism Speaks Canada is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families by supporting and working with community partners; enhancing resources and services; increasing understanding, acceptance and inclusion of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.
Skills Required: Interpersonal and relationship building skills; ability to establish rapport and excellent communication.
Event and/or volunteer management experience is highly desired.
Access to a computer, phone and internet is required.
Basic computer skills.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Impact: Walk dollars help achieve ASC's vision and mission and offer tangible and significant benefits to Canadians living with ASD.
Training: Develop skills in fundraising, relationship management, event management, volunteer management, strategic planning, media relations, leadership and communication.
Connections: Expand your personal and professional network.
Recognition: Receive public acknowledgement for you or your company.
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
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: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Email: communitywalks@autismspeakscan.ca
Closing Date: Jun 8, 2020
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