Have you volunteered lately?
On June 20th and 21st 2009, the Ride to Conquer Cancer will be in your community! Participants will begin in Vancouver BC and ride through to Seattle WA over two-days in a history-making journey to raise money for the BC Cancer Foundation, Canary Foundation, and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer research center in Seattle.
This exciting event has many volunteer opportunities for both individuals and groups; and we would love it for you to get involved and to spread the word to others! Opportunities include:
Saturday Morning June 20th at Edgewater Park in Mount Vernon setting up tents from 8am to 2pm.
Sunday Morning June 21st at Edgewater Park in in Mount Vernon taking down tents from 9am to 2pm
Sunday Morning and Afternoon at the University of Washington June 21st in Seattle
o Set-Up Team
o Volunteer Check-in
o Working at our General Store
o Traffic and Parking Control
o Information Hosts
o Gear Retrieval
o Bike Parking
o Clean Up
Groups and Families are strongly encouraged to volunteer together!!! Bring your toddlers and kids and teach them about community service!
All of our volunteers get T-shirts, snacks, letters of recommendation and thank-you certificates. Volunteers can also take part in our volunteer appreciation party and are eligible to win some awesome prizes!
If you are interested in registering as in individual volunteer, please fill out the registration form at: http://va09.conquercancer.ca/site/PageServer?pagename=09_volunteerregistration
If you are interested in volunteering as a large group, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 1.888.771.BIKE.
Thanks so much for your time and consideration. I’d really appreciate it if you could pass this around to as many people as possible! If you have any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to contact me!
Monika Whitney - Volunteer Coordinator