Special Events Volunteer

Summary of Position: Assisting with various aspects of one of the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s special events: Zumba 4 Heart, BMO Hockey Heroes Weekend or Stroke for Stroke.

Time Commitment: Between 1-4 hours depending on the event. Shifts may be on evenings or weekends.


Responsibilities may vary depending on the event, but include:

  • Registering and welcoming event participants
  • Collecting and verifying funds received
  • Assisting with the set-up and take-down of event site
  • Oversight of silent auction table and collection of item payments
  • Promoting and selling 50/50 or raffle tickets
  • Good interpersonal skills and enjoys working with other people
  • Good at following direction
  • Comfortable handling money
  • Willing to volunteer on weekends or in evenings
Benefits to Volunteering:
  • Meet other volunteers in your community
  • Have fun and learn at interesting events
  • Provide valuable support to an organization fighting the leading cause of death and disability

Location: This position is available province-wide (depending on event)

Please tell us a bit about yourself. Include your full name, city, phone number and availability.  Attach a copy of your current resume and email it to contactus.ns@heartandstroke.ca