Thank You for Your Interest in Volunteer Opportunities with the ALS Society of Manitoba
ALS Society of Manitoba would not exist without the help of the many, many individuals who generously volunteer their time and talent to our organization. Your involvement means that we can fulfill our mission, and make a difference in the lives of those affected by ALS. Your help means so much to our clients and their caregivers and families within our province. The spirit of volunteerism is alive and well, and we wish to extend our heartfelt thanks for choosing to share your time with the ALS Society and for doing your part to enhance our community.
What We Look for in a Volunteer
ALS Society of Manitoba is a volunteer based organization. We are a registered charity, and through the hard work of dedicated volunteers, we incur minimal operational expenses, which allows us to fulfill our mission – to help people affected by ALS every day.
Our volunteers share a common trait that forms the foundation of our organization – a desire to help and make a difference in the lives of those touched by ALS. Our volunteers are energetic, dedicated, motivated individuals who give of their time and effort to enhance the communities in which we live.
Volunteer Sign Up Procedures
1. Fill out an Application Form
Please fill out the volunteer application form and either mail or fax it to The ALS Society of Manitoba. Ensure that you indicate which areas are of interest to you. Also remember to include any special skills and qualifications you may have, as there may be a position for you in the future that has not been described in the application form.
2. Informal Interview
After you have completed the application process, the Volunteer Coordinator will contact you for an informal interview that will take place either by ‘phone or in person. This meeting will give you an opportunity to ask any questions you may have regarding the organization or the volunteer positions.
And if you cannot afford the time…
The ALS Society still needs you. Become a supporter; talk about ALS and our organization to your friends and associates, recruit a new volunteer or attend our special events. Likewise, your financial support can help make a world of difference by allowing our patients and their families to receive the care they need.