2020 Area of Greatest Need Volunteer for Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries MS Walk Winnipeg

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: Interested in helping at the MS Walk in Winnipeg? Willing to help wherever you are needed most? Sign up here and one of our staff members will be in touch with you soon!
Skills Required: - Flexible
- Ability to follow directions in English
- Ability to hold a conversation in English
- Ability to travel to and from the event site (Shaw Park)
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Weekend
Opportunities are available on: Saturday, May 2, 2020 and Sunday, May 3, 2020
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: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: Supervision
Training/Orientation
Other provisions may be provided upon volunteer's request
How to Apply: Phone: 204-943-9595
Online: bttr.im/xy9sl
Closing Date: Apr 30, 2020