Become a ShelterBox Ambassador

Engage and activate across every level - fundraising, awareness, and action

As a ShelterBox Canada Ambassador you provide the link between people who need support and those who want to give it. Ambassadors are the face of ShelterBox Canada in their community and aim to raise awareness and funds about our work. We’re looking for people who are friendly, reliable, self-driven and are good communicators.

Above all, you need to have an enthusiasm for spreading the word and rallying support for ShelterBox Canada within your local community. Whether Ambassadors are making presentations, hosting events, or simply chatting up ShelterBox at the office, these volunteers are the heart of our organization.

Volunteering for ShelterBox gives me the opportunity to help out in a cause that I truly believe in, making sure that no family goes with out shelter.

Ursula Geisler, Volunteer

Commitment


WHAT YOU CAN DO AS A VOLUNTEER:

  • Build relationships with local organizations, groups, schools, etc. to encourage them to support ShelterBox
  • Organize for ShelterBox to be at local events
  • Speak at events and give presentations about the work ShelterBox does globally to ensure no family is without shelter
  • Identify and develop fundraising and promotional opportunities within your area
  • Activate in times of disaster – when major disasters strike families need our help more than ever – we need you to share urgent updates about our current response to raise funds and awareness

Full Role Description

How to Apply


The process to become an Ambassador starts with completing an application form. Upon receiving your application, you will be contacted by our Volunteer Program Coordinator.

Please note that to be a ShelterBox volunteer you must be over 18 years old and will need to submit a police background check.

Our staff team is here to help you be successful. We will provide you the resources you need and connect you with successful team members to help you along the way.

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