Canadian Cancer Society - Okanagan - SOUTH

Daffodil Campaign - Penticton - Pin Distribution Volunteer

Position Overview

Are you looking for opportunities to make a positive impact in your community? Help the Canadian Cancer Society's Daffodil Campaign in the fight against cancer.

Funds raised through the sale of pins during the Daffodil Campaign will lead crucial cancer prevention initiatives, fund lifesaving research, and deliver trusted information and compassionate support to people living with cancer and their caregivers. April is the month to fight back!

Pin Distribution Volunteers work with the Pin Distribution Leader in their community to assemble, distribute, service, collect and track boxes of daffodil pins in retail locations close to their home, work or school.

Pin Distribution Volunteers are also encouraged to identify and approach businesses in their personal network that would be willing to host pin boxes in their office/store.


  • Meet new people and have fun!
  • Enhance project management, communication, and organizational skills
  • Join a team of enthusiastic and interesting people
  • Truly make a difference in the lives of people living with cancer by helping to raise funds and build community awareness for cancer research, cancer prevention, and the Canadian Cancer Society support programs and services
  • Play an integral role in supporting the mission, vision, and values of the Society.

Training & Support 

  • Canadian Cancer Society Volunteer Orientation and Volunteer Handbook
  • Campaign-specific training provided by the regional team
  • Ongoing support provided by the Pin Distribution Leader

Skills & Qualifications 

  • Reliable and dependable
  • Well organized and detailed oriented
  • Working knowledge of Excel
  • Creative thinker with problem solving skills
  • Flexible and eager to get involved
  • Driver's license and access to a vehicle


A minimum of 2-3 hours/week during March and April, including Volunteer Orientation and Training.

Pin Distribution Volunteer - Daffodil Campaign - Penticton   

Schedule Summary

This activity occurs between Tuesday, January 01, 2019 and Tuesday, July 30, 2019