Spring Fling Volunteer
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Volunteer Types: Event planning and participation, Food preparation and services
Organization types: Disabilities, Education
One day or less
Application Deadline: May 29, 2023
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Description

Epilepsy Ottawa is excited to host our Spring Fling on Saturday, June 10 from 12pm-3pm at Vincent Massey Park. This is a community event for people living with epilepsy, their family, and friends. There will be a BBQ, carnival games with prizes, a bungee run, axe throwing and much more. We are looking for volunteers from 10am-5pm to help us set up, to help with the BBQ, serve food and drinks, run the games, work the sign-in table, and help with take down at the end. *Rain date: June 17*
A mandatory virtual training session will be required on Saturday, June 3 at 10am via Microsoft Teams.
*Please note* Only individuals who are contacted for an interview will be asked to volunteer.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
- Gain valuable experience working with individuals of different ages and abilities - Experience in event setting
How will the organization benefit?
Epilepsy Ottawa is a not-for-profit, charitable agency dedicated to improving the quality of life for those living with epilepsy or seizure disorders and those closest to them through support services, education, advocacy, and on-going public awareness. Epilepsy Ottawa provides services to those affected by epilepsy in the Ottawa region, including the wider rural communities (Lanark County, Renfrew County, Prescott-Russell County, and Stormont Dundas & Glengarry Counties). Epilepsy Ottawa relies on volunteers to help us provide activities and events to members of our community in the Ottawa region.
Volunteer location:
Heron Rd, Ottawa, ON K1V 2E4

Contact

Sandi Reggler
@Epilepsy Ottawa
613-594-9255
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, High School Students (14-18), Newcomers to Canada, Person with a disability or medical condition, Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 20
Good for people interested in: Event planning and participation, Food preparation and services
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Public transportation available
  • This position can accommodate persons with a disability
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