Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton

VOLUNTEERING: A Great Way To Grow

Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

420 East Street North
Sarnia, Ontario
Canada
N7T 6Y5

Contact Name: Melissa McLeod
Website: https://mssociety.ca/
Phone: 1-888-510-7777 ext. 3306
Fax:
Email: info.southwest@mssociety.ca

Services

Our vision at the MS Society of Canada is a world free of multiple sclerosis and our mission is to connect and empower the MS community to create positive change. Multiple Sclerosis is a complex disease and Canada has one of the highest rates in the world. On average, 11 Canadians are diagnosed with MS every day. The impact is felt by family, friends and by the community. MS is unpredictable, affecting vision, hearing, memory, balance and mobility. Its effects are physical, emotional, financial and last a lifetime. The Southwestern Ontario Chapter of the MS Society is the merged chapter of the former Sarnia-Lambton and London-Middlesex. Serving those in Lambton, Middlesex, Elgin and south Huron counties. Our client service support ranges from information and referrals, education, support groups, funding programs and recreational programs and activities. Our fundraising initiatives include the London, Sarnia & Strathroy Mandarin MS Walks, Pizzafest, MS Carnation Campaign, I Challenge MS, In Honour and In Memorium donations, and membership fees.

Volunteer Roles

We are actively looking for volunteers to help out with, Leadership Council Fundraising Events and Programs and Services. Please see below for a list of our current opportunities.

Volunteer Opportunities

MS Pizzafest Volunteer

Posted on December 17th, 2019

Our 25th Annual MS Pizzafest is taking Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the Sarnia Legion. Live music by CD/DC and cash bar, all proceeds supporting those in the community living with multiple sclerosis and national research for a world free of MS. Tickets  are $10 and can be purchased […]

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Live & Learn Host

Posted on September 4th, 2019

Multiple Sclerosis Society is seeking 1-2 volunteer(s) to facilitate our Live & Learn program. The Live and Learn program occurs the third Wed of every month from 12-1:30 at Rosewood Village.  We have guest speakers come in to cover topics of interest, with time after the speaker for supportive conversation and fellowship of guests and […]

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Fundraising Committee Volunteers

Posted on January 8th, 2019

Be a leader in your community by helping plan and execute local fundraising events for the MS Society of Canada. Committee members help to plan, recruit volunteers, find sponsors, plan and execute the logistical elements of local fundraising events including Mandarin MS Walk, MS Carnation Campaign and more! We are looking for people with experience […]

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Bingo Volunteers Needed

Posted on February 24th, 2016

The MS Society is currently looking for people to have fun and help at Bingo! This position would be ideal for someone who has a flexible schedule.  Bingo’s occur twice a month for two hour time slots. No handling of cash is required and all training will be provided. Dress code is in effect as […]

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