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Marketing Assistant Volunteer - Activate


Volunteers are the heart of the Foundation.

Every volunteer is a valued and essential partner in achieving Heart & Stroke’s vision of healthy lives free of heart disease and stroke. Our community offers a welcoming and fulfilling environment for volunteers to contribute their time and talents. We welcome diversity in all of its manifestations. It is important for us to reflect the communities we serve. Diversity strengthens our performance and improves our ability to deliver more impact.

In this role, you bring your skills, passion and commitment to support the day to day operations of Heart & Stroke’s offices. You may be supporting a number of program areas and drive mission forward through your support.

Location: 2300 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario

Time Commitment: 15-25 hours per week (Must be available daytime/weekday)

Some of the activities associated with this role may include:
  • Supporting key program development activities which includes conducting basic research, data analysis, and coordination.
  • Providing administrative and execution support for events, community engagement activities, and marketing
  • Playing a critical role in launching our health promotion events including supporting recruiting, expansion, and program development
  • Passionate about healthy living and open to learning the basics of cardiovascular health
  • Excited about health promotion, community development, and social impact
  • Friendly, approachable, and enjoys interacting with people
  • Organized and attentive to detail
What you’ll learn during this experience:
  • Stronger connection to Heart & Stroke
  • Hands on experience, suitable for sharing on your resume or CV
  • Expand your network and connections
  • Opportunities for additional professional development experiences may be available
Orientation and training:
  • Orientation to the Heart and Stroke mission and vision
  • Training on HSF policies related to this role
  • Ongoing training and support provided
Next steps:

Please email your resume and a short statement about why you are interested in the role to Madeline Locke (Senior Specialist, Volunteer Engagement- Activate):

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