Office or Event Volunteer

(Heart and Stroke Foundation)

Position ID: V-KNA0159 Last Modified: 12 Feb 2020 Last Full Update: 12 Feb 2020
Opportunity Details
For More InformationAyeana Mills, Administrator, Heart and Stroke Foundation; Phone: 778.313.8090; Email: ayeana.mills@heartandstroke.ca
Websitewww.heartandstroke.ca
DescriptionVolunteers assist with the following activities:  
 
JUMP ROPE FOR HEART 
September - June  
- Attend and assist with school kick-off assemblies and event days 
- Donation collecting and counting 
 
BIG BIKE 
April - May  
- Event day set-up and clean-up 
- Registration 
- Taking Team photos and handing out prizes. 
 
SPECIAL EVENTS 
Varying times throughout the year 
- Event set up and take-down 
- Monitoring event tables and other event activities  
- Solicit event prizes and silent auction prizes. 
 
DOOR TO DOOR CANVASS 
January to March  
In Office: 
- Organizing canvass kits 
- Canvass mailing, kit drop-offs and pick-ups 
- Donation collection and counting 
- Communicating with canvassers emailing, calling and in person. 
In Community: 
- Canvass a route door to door (February) 
 
OFFICE ADMINISTRATION 
All year 
- Customer service– welcoming visitors, answering the telephone and making follow up calls 
- Data entry 
- Creating files, posters, ads, etc. 
- Preparing documents 
- Preparing mail 
- Organizing & maintaining office systems 
- Collecting and counting donations 
- Research 
 
HEALTH PROMOTION 
Varying times throughout the year 
- Attending health fairs and presentations 
- Letter/email writing, phone calls, and recruitment etc. to assist with community outreach) 
- Drop off, set up and pick up of HSF collateral (pamphlets, displays etc.) 
- Representing HSF at fundraising events
BenefitsThe Heart & Stroke Foundation is a volunteer-based, health charity dedicated to fighting cardiovascular disease and stroke. We do so by raising funds to support critical research, and by helping people reduce their risk of heart disease and stroke through risk factor awareness and by promoting healthy lifestyles. Our vision is Healthy lives free of heart disease and stroke. Together we will make it happen. We are united by five core values: Passion for Health, Embracing Diversity, Being Extraordinary Together, Learning Every Day, and Making a Difference. 
 
We are looking volunteers for several events and or to help in our local office.
Areas of InterestGeneral helper ; Setup/Cleanup ; Special Event
Agency Details
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Organization NameHeart and Stroke Foundation
Address & Map
1551 Sutherland Ave, #4
Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9
 
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Office Phone778.313.8090
Toll Free Phone1.866.432.7833
Fax250.860.8790
Websitewww.heartandstroke.bc.ca