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About the Position
Position #: 19553
OrganizationArthritis Society
Position: Door-to-door Canvasser
Location: 809 Victoria Street North, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: The Arthritis Society provides leadership and funding for research, advocacy and solutions to improve the quality of life for Canadians affected by arthritis.
Description: Annually in September during Arthritis Awareness Month, over 7,000 volunteer canvassers in communities across Ontario go door-to-door to visit with their neighbours, share their arthritis stories and highlight how donations to The Arthritis Society can help.

This campaign gives interested individuals across the province the opportunity to contribute their time and passion to engage people in their community in a conversation about the impact that this disease can have on people’s quality of life, and the enormous difference that their contributions can make.

Canvassers are requested to go door-to-door to approximately 25 homes in their neighbourhood, between September 1-30.
Training Details: A complete canvasser guide, and door-to-door kit is provided.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: 1 - 1.5 hours of your time
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Communication/Public Relations, Events/Fundraising
Skill(s): Accountability, Respect, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application File:
Website: http://www.arthritis.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Robin McLean
Phone: 519-743-2820 Ext. 1104
Address: 809 Victoria St. North Kitchener, N2B 3C3


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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