Volunteer Posting 1490

Special Events Volunteer
Canadian Mental Health Association- Edmonton
Edmonton area
less than 2 hours per week
closes in 30 days (Sat, 30 Mar)

Position Summary: 


Special event volunteers provide support to CMHA Edmonton fundraising initiatives and third-party fundraisers. They also provide information to the public about CMHA Edmonton programs and services and raise awareness of mental health and recovery. 



  • Please note that tasks may differ from event to event 
  • Assist with event set up (e.g. Putting out signage, carrying boxes of material from car to set up location, setting up information table, placing materials at table settings)  
  • Guest registration, greet and welcome guests  
  • Silent auction support (e.g. Display silent auction items, complete paperwork for successful bidder, re-package items, and help guests take items to their vehicle, etc.)  
  • Collect donation envelopes  
  • Take pictures for social media posting  
  • Sell raffle tickets  
  • Act as a hole monitor or route marshall at the golf tournament; deliver supplies to volunteers at each hole  
  • Answer guest questions about CMHA programs  
  • Report risk management issues to supervisor  
  • Support at Bingo Events 

Organization Summary: 


CMHA-Edmonton is a non-profit organization whose mission is to ensure that all people experience good mental health and well-being. We increase awareness and understanding of mental health, mental illness, recovery, and suicide prevention through education. We support the resilience and recovery of people in distress including those affected by mental illness or suicide by providing crisis intervention; safe, long-term and affordable housing; peer support; suicide grief and family support; information and referral support; and providing opportunities to improve your wellness. 

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