2020 Start/Finish Line 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: Be the first face participants see when they take off from the Starting Line and arrive at the Finish Line. Help encourage walkers and cheer them on as recognition of all their wonderful efforts!
Skills Required: - Friendly and enthusiastic
- Able to keep positive energy throughout the day to encourage participants
- Able to provide spoken directions and answer basic questions in English
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Weekend
Sunday, May 3 from 9:00 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
Are supported
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
Other provisions may be provided upon volunteer's request
How to Apply: Phone: 204-943-9595
Online: bttr.im/cyrrw
Closing Date: Apr 30, 2020