Relay For Life, Participant and Team Coaching Lead

Time Commitment: 
Long-Term (6+ months)
Deadline to Apply: 
Monday, April 1, 2019
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At the Canadian Cancer Society, we are committed to improving and saving lives.  That’s why we are always looking for new ways to prevent cancer, find it early and treat it more successfully.  It’s why we’re always ready to give people with cancer the help and support they need to lead more fulfilling lives.

Description of the project:

The Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay For Life brings together communities, united by the same goal of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer.   These events are also an opportunity to celebrate those who live and have lived in the face of cancer and those moving past cancer.   Whether you are cheering on survivors, walking the track or joining in exciting trackside activities, Relay For Life is an unforgettable event!

 Main responsibilities:

  • Provide support and ideas to teams and participants to encourage online and offline fundraising to reach individual and event goals
  • Responsible for community-wide fundraising campaigns as part of Relay For Life
  • Hold team captain meetings leading up to the event

Skills Required:

  • Self Motivator
  • Proactive
  • Resourceful
  • Connected in the community
  • Ambitious
  • Organized
  • Persuasive
  • Strategic
  • Dynamic
  • Interpersonal skills

Time Committment – March – July

If you feel you are a good fit please complete a Volunteer Application Form indicating in the box marked 'other' the title of this position. We look forward to hearing from you.

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