Since 1986, the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation has been at the forefront of a nation-wide movement to raise awareness and mobilize action on breast cancer. Today, the Foundation is the leading organization in Canada dedicated to creating a future without breast cancer. Our investments in vital research, education and health promotion programs have led progress in breast cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care.
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Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Fondation canadienne du cancer du sein
375 University Avenue, Suite 301, Toronto, ON M5G2J5
Volunteer Information for Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
What services does your organization provide? The Foundation is committed to our vision of creating a future without breast cancer and together we can achieve it. Join us today.
Do you have any age requirements? 18 years old
Do you require language proficiency other than in English? No
What time commitment(s) are you expecting from a volunteer? A few hours a week for 4-6 months
Are there any specific skills and experience required? Events, and fundraising experience
What type of volunteer positions are typically available? Fundraising, event planning, donor stewardship
Do you provide training for volunteers? Yes. Training via webinars, conference calls, handbooks.
What are the typical volunteer activities occurring at your organization? Fundraising Co-Run Director, Logistics Co - Run Director, Registration, Run Day Program, Sponsorship, Fundraising, Youth Engagement, Communications and Promotion
How will a person benefit from volunteering with Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation? You will gain and experience:
You will be an instrumental part of a leadership team that is committed to making a positive impact on the lives of those affected by breast cancer
The knowledge of the stories that bring everyone together for this cause. They will keep you motivated whether you are assisting with registration events, making a participant thank you call, or speaking to the media.
The motivation and drive to try new things with your peers in the other Run sites in the country
The success in event planning, fundraising and volunteer coordination and project management.
Engaging with your community contacts to encourage them to volunteer, donate or participate in this event.