Events Assembly Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: DASCH
Address: Winnipeg MB
Organizational Description: DASCH is a non-profit organization established in 1974 dedicated to exploring and meeting the residential, day program, respite and foster care needs of youth and adults.

DASCH supports people living in over 50 homes throughout Winnipeg. People can participate in personalized social, educational, vocational and recreational services that provide learning opportunities and greater independence.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Position Summary:

Volunteers in this position will assist in the production and assembly of events that DASCH holds throughout the year. We offer various tasks to volunteer in, such as:

-Setup/takedown of equipment, décor, refreshments, and other materials;
-Selling tickets at our ticket booth;
-Bid runners/auctioneer assistant;
-Record keeping;
-Table guides;
-Packaging/mailing invitations and gifts

We aim to match your interests and skills to best align with the available tasks.

Role & Responsibilities:

-Serve as a positive role model for the people we support, DASCH staff, attendees, and anyone outside of DASCH.
-Maintain effective communication with DASCH staff and supervisors to ensure coordination of roles and responsibilities.
-Complete your tasks diligently, honestly, and with integrity.
-Be punctual for your volunteer duty or shift.
-Be reliable and responsible.
-Communicate any issues or concerns which are likely to affect your volunteer duties.
-Carry out your duties as assigned and directed.
-Accept guidance from the Volunteer Coordinator or supervisor.
Skills Required: -Fluent in English.
-Smart device with internet access is required for communication.
-Positive attitude and enthusiasm.
-Excellent written communication and interpersonal skills.
-Sound knowledge of intellectual disabilities is an asset.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: -Make new connections.
-Develop your skills and leadership ability.
-Support your community in a meaningful way.
-Scholarships and bursary prospects
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Your volunteer schedule as an Events Assembly Volunteer is dependent on several factors, such as your availability, the dates of our events, and how often you wish to volunteer.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Are supported
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Email:
Closing Date: Apr 15, 2023
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