This volunteer opportunity has expired!

Parkinson Society BC (Donor Recognition Event Volunteers Needed!)

Organization Name: Parkinson Society BC
Opportunity Title: Donor Recognition Event Volunteers Needed!
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Commitment: One Day / Special Event
Start Date: September 25, 2017
End Date: September 25, 2017

Email: rkambo@parkinson.bc.ca
Website: http://parkinson.bc.ca
Details:
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
Opportunity Description:

Parkinson Society British Columbia is looking for volunteers to help out with a donor appreciation event. 

Date: Monday, September 25, 2017

Please arrive by 3:00 pm
Expected shift duration: 2 hours
Location: The Law Courts Inn, 4th Floor- 800 Smithe Street, Vancouver

 Positions Needed: Greeter & Parking Attendant

Greeter Job Summary

The Greeter welcomes donors attending the donor appreciation event. Volunteers working in this capacity answer questions, provide information and direct people to registration.

Special Requirement

Many of the donors who will be attending the event have Parkinson’s disease. You must be a dependable and caring individual who has the ability to communicate courteously and effectively with individuals and staff members. Greeters must be able to stand/walk for a 2 hour shift.

Greeter (General) Volunteer Duties:

  • Welcome the donors warmly with a smile and a “good afternoon”.
  • Familiarizing yourself with the general layout of the location, so you are able to appropriately answer questions and direct individuals to registration.
  • Assist elderly individuals who may require help.

——

Parking Attendant Job Summary

Job Summary

To direct incoming cars to parking area and assist with placing directional signs to designate where the event is being held. 

Special Requirement

Many of the donors who will be attending the event have Parkinson’s disease. You must be a dependable and caring individual who has the ability to communicate courteously and effectively with individuals and staff members. Volunteers must be able to stand/walk for a 2 hour shift.

Parking Attendant Volunteer Duties: 

  • Welcome all guests.
  • Provide guests with parking passes.
  • Check-off guests names on sheet as they arrive.
  • Assist elderly individuals who may require help getting out of their cars.
  • Direct people to the event, ensuring they take the safest possible route.

Transit Information:

PSBC encourages the use of public transportation whenever possible. Please visit Translink’s Trip Planner to find the best route for you.

Parking Information:

Please inform Rav Kambo prior to September 25, 2017 if you will be driving so a parking pass can be reserved for you. Rav Kambo can be reached at 604-662-3240 or rkambo@parkinson.bc.ca. 

Additional Information:

Please wear business casual attire and comfortable footwear.

Interested? Please contact:
 Rav Kambo
604-662-3240 or rkambo@parkinson.bc.ca

 




Get Directions

The Law Courts Inn, 4th Floor- 800 Smithe Street, Vancouver

Other Parkinson Society BC Volunteer Opportunities

No Entries Found

Other Special Events / Festivals Volunteer Opportunities

Vancouver Historic Half Marathon

Organization: YMCA of Greater Vancouver
Description: There isn’t a more famous place in Vancouver to run, jog, or walk than Stanley Park’s Seawall. The Seawall loops around Stanley Park, running along the park’s northern, western and southern …Read More

Event Volunteering at Media Arts Centre

Organization: VIVO Media Arts Centre
Description: Since 1973, VIVO Media Arts Centre has operated largely on the support of its volunteers to help out with events, workshops, documentation, fundraisers, and general VIVO ambassadorship. …Read More

Movies in the Morgue Volunteer

Organization: Vancouver Police Museum
Description: Calling all movie-loving-free-on-tuesdays-chair-folding-popcorn-makers (and-eaters)! The Vancouver Police Museum hosts “Movies in the Morgue” a monthly movie screening starting in the fall …Read More

Special Events – Market Host

Organization: Lonsdale Quay Market
Description: Duties: Managing children’s station at events Interacting with general public Assisting Marketing Team at Events Skills Experience working with children Comfortable with public speaking …Read More

Therapeutic Craft Program Support Volunteer

Organization: 3H Craftworks Society
Description: Therapeutic Craft Program Support: The Craft Therapy Program operates out of our Workroom on Venables every Wednesday from 11am-4pm. The program is designed for Adults with Disabilities who …Read More