2020 Event Day Support 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: We need support throughout the MS Walk to ensure things run smoothly. We want to make sure there is adequate support and personnel on site. You will be helping by providing general support including filling in key positions as needed and assisting with tear down.
Skills Required: - Able to stand/sit for long periods of time outdoors
- Able to follow directions in English
- Able to hold a conversation in English
- Friendly and willing to help where needed
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Weekend
Sunday, May 3, 2020 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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/0wljz
Closing Date: Apr 30, 2020