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About the Position
Position #: 59
OrganizationCanadian Cancer Society AB/NWT
Position: Grande Prairie Relay For Life Committee - Grande Prairie Relay for Life
Location: Eastlink Centre, Knowledge Way, Grande Prairie, AB, Canada
Impact Statement: The Canadian Cancer Society is seeking enthusiastic committee volunteers to lead event planning and implementation of our Relay For Life event in Grande Prairie!

As a Relay For Life committee volunteer you will collaborate with Society staff and community members to raise awareness and funds for people living with cancer!
Description: Available positions may include:

Food and Beverage Lead
Team Recruitment Lead
Community Event Logistics Lead
Activities and Entertainment Lead
Communications Lead
Survivors Recruitment Lead

Committee member responsibilities:

• Participate actively in all committee meetings (once or twice a month)
• Keep fellow committee members informed of progress and issues that arise
• Work together as a team to problem solve and support the collective effort
• Ensure all responsibilities and expectations pertaining to your position are completed
• Support all aspects of the event, including promoting the event to help increase team recruitment
Training Details: Committee member support
Working Conditions: Screening for this role involves an over the phone interview and reference checks.
The Canadian Cancer Society is a tobacco free workplace.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Must be available all day on event day: June 22, 2019
4-10 hours per month beginning January 2019
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Area(s) of Interest: Boards/Committees, Events/Fundraising, Special Events
Skill(s): Collaboration, Project Management, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Creative Thinking, Thought Leadership (Innovation), Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Colleen Ferguson
Phone: 1-800-661-2262
Address: 200, 325 Manning Road NE, Calgary, AB Calgary, T2E 2P5


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