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About the Position
Position #: 18551
OrganizationPlanned Lifetime Networks
Position: Event Planner - Annual Amble / Community Walk
Location: EVENT LOCATION: 65 Hanson Avenue, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Volunteers will help families connect with other community members to share an activity, help promote who we are, and what we do. You will learn more about alleviating isolation through friendship networks. Opportunity to work with vulnerable people and make their lives better.
Description: We need one or two people to lead the planning,and execution of our 12th Annual Community Amble.

Skills: leadership, social media experience, group work, able to liaise with community, get sponsor-ships, and do evaluations on all components.
Will Do: database development, create procedures and policies.

Position starts now and continues until October 2017.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Work Without Supervision
Training Details: Orientation to organization and position provided.
Working Conditions: Work from home on some items, but need to be able to organize people and set up a gym and other outside activities for the walk.
Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: Various times some group work - meetings with volunteer manager and some work on your own.
Age: 21+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Communication/Public Relations, Leadership/Management, Special Events
Skill(s): Verbal Communication, Plan & Co-ordinate, Event Management, Computer Skills, Creative Thinking, Accountability
How to Apply
Application Link:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Nadine Hiemstra
Phone: 519-772-4399 Ext. 2760
Address: 65 Hanson Avenue Kitchener, N2C 2H6


Volunteer Action Centre
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