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Position: 2183 - Volunteer for our Bowl-A-Thon Event
Organization: Connect 4 Life
Position Address: Classic Bowl, 3055 Dundas Street West, Mississauga, Ontario
Location: Mississauga
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible washroom, Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individual, Co-Op Placements, Newcomers, Older Adults
Description
Volunteers will assist with registration, food and refreshments, and in other important ways, for Persons with Disabilities (including 50/50 draws, silent auction, and possible 'Sighted Guide' for blind and low vision individuals).

PLEASE APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE - time sensitive event (SATURDAY, April 18th, 2020). See 'Time Commitment' (below)

Goal
'Connect 4 Life' is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Brampton, Ontario. Its mission is, "To enhance the potential of individuals with disabilities by strengthening their independence and contributions to society; and to promote positive social change by transforming public perception."

On April 18, 2020, our event volunteers will contribute towards the success of our 2020 Bowl-a-Thon event for Persons with Disabilities

Benefits
+ 'Bowl-a-thons' are FUN!
+ Join a team of enthusiastic volunteers and Connect 4 Life staff
+ 'Network' as you volunteer (build your community 'connections')
+ Excellent opportunity for those looking at care giving and social work as a career path
+ Volunteers will acquire community hours (towards your '40 hours', if you are a secondary school student)
+ ALL VOLUNTEERS will have the personal satisfaction of having contributed towards making a difference for those with special needs

Position Qualifications
● Must enjoy working with people, be openly friendly, plus have good communication skills
● Patience is essential, when you volunteer to assist individuals with disabilities
● Ability to volunteer as part of a team, and independently
Min Age: 19    Police Check: No

Time Commitment
Duration:Special Event
Due Date:2020-04-10
Start Date:2020-04-18
End Date:2020-04-18
Saturday Morning, Saturday Afternoon
SATURDAY, APRIL 18, 2020:
Training > 12 NOON to 1PM
Event > 1PM to 5:30PM

Punctuality is a must
(Please take into account travel time to Classic Bowl - see 'Map', below)

Training
Training will be provided on the day of event (Sat, April 18). Start time for training will be at 12 NOON, and the Bowl-A-Thon begins at 1PM.

Area(s) of Interest: Education & Learning, Fundraising, Sports & Recreation, Seasonal/Special Event, Counselling & Mental Health, Youth Programs, Event Planning, Holiday & Festive, Life Skills & Accessibility, Senior Support, Youth Mentorship
How to Contact
Send an Email Message
Social Media
http://www.connect4life.ca
https://www.facebook.com/connect4life1
https://twitter.com/connect4life1
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJAuMh_F6VonlKR0Yyssmxg


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