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Heart and Stroke Foundation Office Volunteer Opportunity

Join our team of amazing volunteers who are dedicated to our vision: Healthy lives free of heart disease and stroke. Together we will make it happen.

The Heart and Stroke Foundation is looking for volunteers in our provincial office – 279 3rd Ave. North, Saskatoon. We offer a flexible schedule and fantastic work experience. Volunteering is a great way to make an impact on the health of Canadians. If you are interested in volunteering or would like to know more, please contact us at volunteer@hsf.sk.ca or 306-500-6035. We’d love to hear from you!

Available Opportunities:

Excel Spreadsheet Data Entry
The administration and finance team is seeking volunteers to assist with data entry. Tasks would include accurately entering data from a paper form to an electronic excel spreadsheet. Basic computer skills with excel spreadsheet experience, excellent command of the English language and attention to detail are essential for this task.

A flexible schedule is available once training is complete. This project can be completed anytime Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Receipt Book Scanning
The Heart and Stroke Foundation values each donation and strives to ensure each donation is recorded accurately. We are seeking volunteers to conduct a receipt book scan. This scan will include verifying receipts distributed and amounts collected. Attention to detail and accuracy is required for this task.

A flexible schedule is available once training is complete. This project can be completed anytime Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Personal experience volunteers

Description: The Heart and Stroke Foundation  is seeking ‘Survivors and Heroes’ who are comfortable sharing their personal stories with others. We invite Saskatchewan ‘Survivors’ who have experienced heart disease and stroke and ‘Heroes’ who have acted as a caregiver by helping a loved one through this difficult time. Personal stories will help us promote our programs and raise awareness of heart disease and stroke to the public and media.

Location: This position is open to volunteers throughout the province of Saskatchewan.

Experience Requirements: Any individual who has survived heart disease and/or a stroke should consider sharing their story. Each experience is distinctive and may provide inspiration to others. 

Position Requirements: This position requires the volunteer to be comfortable with the following:

 Sharing your story with the public
♥  Receiving media attention and and being interviewed
♥  Having your photo and story on the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s website
♥  Public speaking/having your story read at a public event

*Note: We will absolutely respect your level of comfort in any of these activities. For example, if a volunteer is not comfortable sharing their last name, we will use just a first name and initial. If you are comfortable with your story and photo on the website but not in public speaking, we won’t ask you to do that! Please indicate special requests in writing on the Volunteer Information Form.

Time Commitment: The time commitment will vary depending on your story, media opportunities, and event requirements. This is a flexible volunteer position based on your availability and comfort level.

Benefits to the Volunteer: Volunteers will have the opportunity to share their personal story and increase awareness of by putting a “local face” to heart disease and stroke. A shared story may inspire or help someone else going through the same events. Volunteers will assist the Heart and Stroke Foundation to bring important media attention to Heart Disease and Stroke.      

Please contact our Manager, Volunteer Engagement  1-888-473-4636 or volunteer@hsf.sk.ca.  Sign up today!

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