Relay for Life Leadership Volunteering Opportunity

Organization Details
Organization Name: Canadian Cancer Society
Address: 193 Sherbrook St.
Winnipeg MB  R3C 2B7
Website: http://volunteercancer.ca
Organizational Description: The Canadian Cancer Society is a national community-based organization of volunteers, whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: As the Communications Lead you will be responsible for:

Building and executing a marketing and communications plan in your community that promotes Relay For Life and the Canadian Cancer Society, driving participation and support.

Using approved provincial/national materials and branding to promote the Relay For Life (and team events) in your immediate community via multiple channels including posters, announcements, Twitter, Instagram, business / club visits and traditional medias.
Building media partnerships to create awareness around the community about the event through media releases, online community boards, post event media releases and more


WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

As the Communications lead you understand the power compelling stories have to inspire. You are motivated to help raise funds by increasing community awareness with the goal to build larger community involvement.
Skills Required: WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

As the Communications lead you understand the power compelling stories have to inspire. You are motivated to help raise funds by increasing community awareness with the goal to build larger community involvement.

You know how to communicate ideas clearly and write effectively. You are organized, social media savvy, you have a great network and you're ready to share the importance of Relay with everyone you connect with.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Get involved with Relay for Life 2021 to lead an event bringing together people in your community to fund cancer research and support the 1 in 2 Canadians diagnosed with cancer this year.

Is community involvement important to you?
Are you are interested in events and connecting with others?
Do you have skills and a network you'd like share for the benefit of the cancer cause?

Become member of the organizing committee of Relay for Life 2021!
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Evening
Relay for Life will be a virtual event taking place on June 12, 2021
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: Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: volunteercancer.ca
Closing Date: Apr 30, 2021