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BC Children’s Hospital Foundation (Vancouver Whitecaps 5050 Raffle Seller- July 7th)

Organization Name: BC Children’s Hospital Foundation
Opportunity Title: Vancouver Whitecaps 5050 Raffle Seller- July 7th
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Commitment: Less than 6 months
Start Date: July 7, 2018
End Date: July 7, 2018

Email: melissa.ren@bcchf.ca
Website: http://www.bcchf.ca/whitecapsfc
Details:
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
Opportunity Description:

Volunteer Description

BC Children’s Hospital Foundation is fortunate to be the charity partner for the Vancouver Whitecaps 50/50 program.  With the support of Vancouver Whitecaps FC gaming dollars, life-saving medical equipment will impact thousands of children from across the province. To support the Whitecaps 50/50 program, we are looking for volunteers to assist us with selling 50/50 tickets during Whitecaps home matches this season. Volunteers will be assigned a section on the concourse and stands to sell 50/50 tickets during the match up to the 60th minute.

Time Commitment

July 7th Volunteer Shift: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

The Whitecaps schedule can be seen here. You are able to sign up to volunteer for matches that work best for your schedule.

Each volunteer shift is approximately 4 hours, and we ask that volunteers arrive at BC Place 1.5 hours before kickoff for training and orientation.  At the end of the shift, volunteers will have the chance to watch the remainder of the match for free.

Skills, Experience and Position Requirements

  • Volunteers must be 19 years of age or older
  • Has a positive attitude and strong customer service experience
  • Previous experience with cash handling is an asset; comfortable handling a large volume of cash transactions
  • Able to work independently and with a team
  • Experience engaging and working with diverse groups of people

Additional Information

To sell 50/50 tickets, the volunteers will be assigned a section of guests to sell tickets to; this will require extended periods of walking and going up and down staircases in a busy environment.

Volunteer Benefits

As a token of our appreciation, every match volunteers will get a chance to win prizes, ranging from a pair of WFC2 home match tickets to Whitecaps FC merchandise.




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