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Help us reach our goal of raising $1.4 million towards ending MS.  Let us know if you are interested in raising pledges.  Volunteers, like participants will then be eligible for the Tour Prizes.


Alberta & Northwest Territories Division

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Johnson MS Bike Tour - Leduc to Camrose
Saturday June 8 & Sunday June 9, 2013
Leduc to Camrose

The Johnson MS Bike Tour is a two-day, 190km bike ride through the Alberta prairies from Leduc to Camrose. In 2012, the event raised over $1.9 million to raise money for multiple sclerosis.

Join 1,900 cyclists and 500 volunteers in the largest MS Bike Tour in the country!  Your support of MS Society is so important in our fight to end MS!

This website is your one stop for everything about volunteering at the Johnson MS Bike Tour - Leduc to Camrose! Here you will find the following information:

Volunteer Application Form
General Event Information
Volunteer Orientation
Volunteer Information
Volunteer Position Descriptions
Bike Staff
Links

Volunteer Application Form for Johnson MS Bike Tour - Leduc to Camrose

volunteer application form

Ways to send in the form:

  • E-mail: Click submit e-mail form or send form as an attachment to abvolunteers@mssociety.ca

  • Print Form and send to :
    Volunteers, MS Society of Canada, AB Division,
    150, 9405 50 Street, Edmonton AB, T6B 2T4


  • Fax Form to 780-479-1001

  • Drop it off at the above address

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General Event Information

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Volunteer Orientation
  • Mark your calendars for Thursday, May 30th at 6:00 pm at the MS Society Office (#150, 9405-50 Street; click on map below)
  • In the evening, parking is available anywhere around the building
  • The facility is wheelchair accessible (access is on the North entrance. Please refer to facility map below.)
  • You will receive your volunteer T-shirt, learn about the Edmonton MS Walk, have a group photo (while wearing your volunteer T-shirt), and learn about the specifics of your volunteer role
  • RSVP to Volunteer Resources at 780-463-1190 or abvolunteers@mssociety.ca by Friday, April 29.
  • If you are unable to attend please let volunteer resources know as soon as possible
  • Map to Volunteer Orientation (PDF)

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Volunteer Information

Volunteer Check-In

  • Volunteers that are part of the following Volunteer teams need to meet at the designated volunteer check-in area:
    • Start Line Volunteer Team – Saturday
    • Camrose Volunteer Team – Saturday (includes CRE Site Venue Team and Dinner/Dance Volunteer Team)
    • Finish Line Volunteer Team – Sunday
  • Volunteers who are part of the Checkpoint and Lunch Volunteer Teams will be checked in at their respective sites.


Volunteer Forms

  • Parent Consent Form: If you are under 18, a parent consent form needs to be filled out prior to volunteering.
  • Volunteer Application: We ask that you fill out an application form to assist us with scheduling and ensuring we have your correct information for communication and administrative purposes.
  • Event Volunteer Code of Conduct Brochure: As representatives of the MS Society, Johnson MS Bike Tour volunteers need to adhere to this code of conduct.


Benefits

  • General Benefits of Volunteering

  • Event Specific Benefits (i.e. t shirt, BBQ lunch, etc)
    • All volunteers will be part of an event that benefits the lives of many
    • All volunteers are welcome to attend the BBQ Lunch
    • All volunteers recieve a great event volunteer t-shirt


Parking

  • There is volunteer parking available at all locations along the bike route. (Volunteers are to ensure that they park in an area that does not interfere with the bike route and/or safety of the cyclists)
  • Volunteers are encouraged to ensure they park in locations that are designated for the Johnson MS Bike Tour only.


General Volunteer Information

  • Alberta weather is unpredictable – just like MS.  The Bike Tour takes place rain or shine.  Dress in layers and be prepared for all weather conditions, especially if your volunteer position is outside.

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Volunteer Position Descriptions

To view a detailed description of the Volunteer Positions please click here.

For more information on the Johnson MS Bike Tour - Leduc to Camrose click here.


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Bike Staff

Manager, Bike - Nick Dehod
nick.dehod@mssociety.ca

Coordinator, Events - Tyler Russell
tyler.russell@mssociety.ca

 

Volunteer Resources Staff


Manager, Volunteer Resources – Liz Laurence
liz.laurence@mssociety.ca


All Staff may be contacted at the Alberta & Northwest Territories Division Office in Edmonton:
780-463-1190 or 1-800-268-7582

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the MS Society and playing a valuable role in helping us end MS!

Links

 

Johnson MS Bike Tour

MS Society of Canada - Alberta & Northwest Territories Division

Volunteer Home


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Our Mission :
To be a leader in finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and enabling people affected by MS to enhance their quality of life.
 

Alberta & Northwest Territories Division
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
#150, 9405 - 50 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T6B 2T4

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