MS Canada (Event Day Volunteer- 2024 Kingston-Belleville MS Walk)

Organization Name: MS Canada
Opportunity Title: Event Day Volunteer- 2024 Kingston-Belleville MS Walk
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Commitment: One Day / Special Event
Start Date: May 26, 2024
End Date: May 26, 2024

  • Appropriate for youth (i.e., less than 18)Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and overFamily-oriented volunteering
Opportunity Description:

The 2024 Kingston-Belleville MS Walk is taking place Sunday May 26th 11:00am at Lake Ontario Park and Pavilion in Kingston! The MS Walk is a community-driven event for people living with or affected by Multiple Sclerosis as well as those who want to support our vision of creating a world free of MS. Tens of thousands of Canadians come together in their communities every May to participate, fundraise and volunteer in MS Walk to help find the cause and cure for this disease. These events would not be possible without the support of hundreds of dedicated volunteers given their time. There are various areas where volunteer help is needed to ensure that this event runs smoothly and participants have a great experience while they are walking to raise critical funds to support those effected by MS. Event Set Up: Unloading supplies and equipment Helping set up tents, tables, chairs, banner & signs Participant Check In Lead: Oversee participant check-in area Participant Check in: Managing check in line ups and directing participants Provide event info to participants and answer any questions Making a donation ask to participants who have not yet donated Checkpoint: Help load/unload event vehicles with supplies Set up and clean up checkpoint area Greet and cheer on participants Route Marshal: Help set up directional signage along route Alert participants at heavy traffic areas, hazards or changes on the route If needed, alert traffic that participants are crossing intersections. Route marshal should not attempt to stop oncoming traffic Cheer on participants Food & Beverage: Set up food, beverage and supplies, restocking and cleaning away litter Help to clean up after event Start/Finish Line Cheer Squad: Cheer participants as they head out on the route and as they return Volunteer Check In: When volunteers arrive, check off name on volunteer attendance list Ensure volunteers have completed a volunteer information form Direct volunteers to their designated area Interested? Here’s what we’re looking for: Energizing and Positive Attitude. A friendly face helps create a fun atmosphere! Passion for supporting the MS Community and funding MS research Self-motivated and reliable; able to fulfill duties on time Previous experience managing people is considered an asset Sign up to volunteer today and help create positive change! For more detailed information please contact: Krysti Gotziaman Or Visit our Volunteer Website to view all the role descriptions & shifts and sign up directly: Kingston-Belleville MS Walk Volunteer Page: MS Canada is dedicated to encouraging a supportive and inclusive culture where people from all backgrounds can thrive. Our aim is to ensure that all those interested in joining our team are given equal opportunity and that our organization is representative of all sections of society. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply. We are committed to accommodating applicants’ needs throughout the selection process. Please contact should you need accommodation. To learn more about MS Canada and the great work that we do, we encourage you to visit

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