Canadian Cancer Society - Vancouver

Event Day Volunteer

Join us as an Event Day volunteer to help make our various signature events a success!

Event day volunteers help create a fun and community focused atmosphere while making sure the race and festivities run smoothly.

Some of the event day tasks include:

  • Set-up and take down
  • Registration
  • Route traffic/marshaling
  • Activities and entertainment
  • Food and beverage
  • Parking
  • Wherever help is needed the most!


  • Enjoy the event free while interacting with the public.
  • Flexible schedule: you sign up for events that fit your schedule.
  • Being part of successful campaigns.
  • Contributing to fundraising that supports the fight against all cancers.
  • Gain new skills and meet new people.
  • Have fun!


  • Canadian Cancer Society Volunteer Orientation (optional) and Volunteer Handbook
  • Workforce Leadership Program (Leadership Training, Optional)
  • Support from Leadership Volunteer colleagues and Regional Staff


  • Friendly and personable
  • Some roles may have physical requirements such as standing for periods of time, access to transportation, or lifting items.

Be reliable and punctual on the day of the event.