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About the Position
Position #: 19615
OrganizationHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Position: Student Heart Month Captain - February Campaign
Location: Office location: 2-1373 Victoria Street North, Kitchener (Various locations)
Impact Statement: The Heart and Stroke Foundation, a volunteer-based health charity, leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through:

- the advancement of research and its application;
- the promotion of healthy living; and
- advocacy.
Description: This position is a leadership role, recruiting and supporting a team of 15 or more student canvassers.

Responsibilities are to recruit,motivate,lead and organize a group of students from YOUR High School or Post-Secondary Instituation to be canvassers who will raise funds by going door-to-door in February in a defined geographical area. You will need to communicate with your team before, during, and after the campaign; facilitate the delivery and collection of the canvasser kits; and thank your canvassers after.

This is a great position for a student who is looking for leadership, communication, networking and people motivation experience!
Training Details: Orientation to position and organization provided. Ongoing support available throughout campaign.
Working Conditions: Work at your school and from home.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: Approximately 4-6 hours. Volunteers hours can be documented for school requirement.
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Events/Fundraising, Leadership/Management, Special Events
Skill(s): Team Building, Interpersonal Communication, Project Management, Event Management, Motivate Others, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.heartandstroke.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Kathy Ziegler
Phone: 519-571-9600
Address: 2-1373 Victoria Street North Kitchener, N2B 3R6
Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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