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Are you interested in being involved in your community in a unique, fun and rewarding way? Smilezone Foundation is seeking outgoing and friendly volunteers to assist at the Toronto Rock 50/50 home games at the Scotiabank Arena! Volunteers would be responsible for selling 50/50 tickets during the game to help raise funds to support Smilezone Foundation's mission, all while having fun and connecting with their community!
Smilezone Foundation is a registered charity in Oakville Ontario which works directly with hospitals, health care facilities, treatment and rehabilitation centres. Smilezone renovates spaces within these organizations to make them more comforting and fun for children and families accessing services, helping to make their day a little brighter! We do this by adding vibrant paint colours, engaging murals, sensory tools and equipment, technology and MORE! We believe that all children deserve to smile, no matter what circumstances they are facing! All monies raised during the Toronto Rock 50/50 season (November 2018 - April 2019) will go directly towards the upcoming Smilezone projects.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to
• Educating the community on Smilezone Foundations mission and objective
• Selling 50/50 tickets at the Toronto Rock home games
• Operate electronic 50/50 technology and software
• Collecting funds and distributing 50/50 tickets to purchasers
Skills and Qualifications
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Exceptional organization skills
• Demonstrates a friendly, outgoing and calm demeanor
• Ability to work with others in a small group setting
• Ability to multitask and work effectively in a busy setting
• Comfortable learning and using new technology and software systems
• Basic math skills
• Experience handling merchandise
• Retail/sales or fundraising experience considered an asset
• MUST be 18+ years old to apply o AGCO requires anyone selling or buying lottery tickets to be 18+ years of age.
• Have access to transportation to and from the Scotiabank Area (previously known as the Air Canada Centre)
Recruiting and training process
• Provide 3 references (1 personal, 2 professional)
• Be able to provide a copy of a valid government documentation (drivers licence, health card or passport)
• Complete volunteer orientation
• Training of electronic technology will be provided on site by the service provider
Time Commitment Smilezone Foundation hosts 10 Toronto Rock 50/50 games per season (November 2018 to April 2019).
We are seeking volunteers who are interested in attending 50% (5) or more of the games. The overall time commitment per game is 4-6 hours.
Toronto Rock Season Schedule
• Friday December 28th 7:30pm
• Friday January 4th 7:30pm
• Friday January 18th 7:30pm
• Friday February 1st 7:30pm
• Friday February 15th 7:30pm
• Saturday March 16th 7:00pm
• Saturday March 30th 7:00pm
• Friday April 5th 7:30pm
• Friday April 12th 7:30pm