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About the Position
Position #: 18056
OrganizationHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Position: Volunteer Telephone Recruiter - P2P Campaign
Location: 2-1373 Victoria Street North, Kitchener
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: The Heart and Stroke Foundation is looking for motivated volunteers to help recruit individuals to join our Door to Door and Online Fundraising Campaign for Heart Month in February and Stroke Month in June. Volunteers will be phoning individuals within the Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge areas to raise awareness of the our campaigns and to recruit canvassers. To be successful in this role you need to be friendly, out-going, comfortable talking on the phone and have a strong understanding and use of the English language.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Work Without Supervision
Training Details: Training, support and feedback will be provided throughout your volunteer experience.
Working Conditions: Sitting using the telephone.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: We are looking for a commitment for 1 to 3 nights/week from 5pm - 9pm and alternating Saturdays starting in September.
Age: 15+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Communication/Public Relations, Events/Fundraising, Office Work
Skill(s): Customer Service, Communicate in Plain Language, Verbal Communication
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.heartandstroke.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Jennifer Schippanoski
Phone: 519-571-9600
Address: 2-1373 Victoria Street North Kitchener, N2B 3R6


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(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
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Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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