Awareness & Recruitment Volunteers - Orleans
Volunteer Types: Event planning and participation, Health Care, Special events and festivals
Organization types: Health and Diseases
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: November 30, 2022
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Our Awareness & Recruitment Volunteers are responsible for raising awareness in the community about why there is a need for plasma and recruiting new plasma donors.

· Able to communicate information clearly
· Approachable and outgoing
· Ability to stand and move around – minimum of 4 hour shifts.
· Excellent conversation skills
· Able to work independently, as well as in a team environment
· Able to relate to different personalities and age groups in a variety of situations
· Able to observe and react appropriately to adverse situations
· Professional, in manner and appearance
· Reliable and punctual
· Reflect the values and mission of Canadian Blood Services
· Bilingualism is an asset, but not required

Volunteers should commit to one event per month. Shifts will be approximately four hours in length. Volunteers should be able to travel around the Orleans area to different events.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
• Satisfaction of knowing efforts are helping save lives and improving the quality of life of those requiring plasma and plasma products • Opportunity to network and meet new people in local community • Learn valuable skills and gain experience for personal and professional development • Regular recognition and invitations to appreciation and recognition events • Gain Community Service Hours
How will the organization benefit?
By raising awareness in the community about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives and recruiting new donors, we will welcome more people who want to support Canada’s Lifeline and ultimately assist the millions of Canadians who will need plasma or other blood products.
Volunteer location:
110 Place d'Orléans Dr Orléans, ON K1C 2L9


Lindsey Rounds
@Canadian Blood Services
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, High School Students (14-18), Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 15
Good for people interested in: Event planning and participation, Health Care, Special events and festivals
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Men, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Suitable for community service hours
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