Volunteer With Us! - Breast Cancer Canada

Organization Details
Organization Name: Breast Cancer Society of Canada
Address: 420 East Street North
Sarnia ON  N7T 6Y5
Website: https://bcsc.ca/
Organizational Description: The Breast Cancer Society of Canada, (BCSC) is a registered, national non-profit charity dedicated to saving lives through breast cancer research. We raise money to fund patient-focused research for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of breast cancer.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5067
Description of Duties:

Breast Cancer Canada is a leading national organization dedicated to the fight against breast cancer. Committed to both supporting those affected and funding pivotal research, we strive to foster awareness, provide education, and champion early detection. Through our efforts, we aim to reduce the impact of this disease and move closer to a future where breast cancer is more preventable, treatable, and beatable.

We're thrilled you're considering joining one of our volunteer Regional Hubs. At our core, we're a dedicated team driven by a shared mission: making waves in the fight against breast cancer. Our volunteers are the heartbeat of our efforts, and you will play a vital role in supporting our cause.

This role will require 2-4 hours of time commitment per month, possibly more during the months of May and October. We kindly ask for a 2-year commitment unless otherwise approved by BCC Senior Leadership.

*Please note, this role is currently only available to residents of Canada, or for those who are permitted to work in Canada.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with community partners to enhance the organization's visibility and effectiveness.

  • Engaging with a committed team of volunteers to organize, execute, and evaluate events aimed at raising funds and awareness for breast cancer.

  • Actively supporting various fundraising channels, from digital campaigns to direct outreach, to help sustain our initiatives.

  • Participating in and supporting efforts to raise awareness, provide education, and engage with communities to disseminate essential information related to breast cancer.

  • Assisting in stewardship activities to enhance donor engagement and retention.

  • Contributing to breast cancer research by collecting and managing valuable data, which can influence policies and medical practices.

  • Leveraging your community and professional networks to identify and recruit new volunteers who are passionate about contributing to the fight against breast cancer.

Skills Required:

Nice to Haves:

  • Previous experience with Breast Cancer Canada or other not-for-profit organizations.

  • Previous fundraising experience.

  • Be located in one of our regional hub locations. Fully remote roles are also available.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

Are you ready to make a real difference? Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a passionate community dedicated to creating lasting change in the world of breast cancer. Your skills, energy, and commitment can have a profound impact, and we'd be honored to have you on board.

To apply, simply send a resume to volunteer@breastcancerprogress.ca to explore how your talents can contribute to our mission. Let's join forces to empower those affected by breast cancer and work towards a future free from this disease.

We look forward to hearing from you soon and potentially welcoming you to the Breast Cancer Canada team!

If you want to learn more about Breast Cancer Canada please visit our website or check out our social media.

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Age: 16-17, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Remote Volunteering
Flexible Hours
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: Fulfilling volunteer hours for school credit
French speaking / Bilingual (French and English)
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Email: volunteer@breastcancerprogress.ca
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2023
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