Marathon of Sport Western Committee

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Thank you for your interest in applying for a position on the motionball Marathon of Sport Western Committee! With your help, we can make this year’s event our biggest & best yet all in support of the Special Olympics Canada Foundation!

HOW CAN YOU GET INVOLVED? Available positions include:

Event Directors Committee (2 spots remaining)

  • Work with motionball National Office to ensure that goals are met
  • Leadership role on day of the event (public speaking, organizing volunteers, etc.)
  • Responsible for hosting a motionball Committee Meeting as well as a Team Captains Meeting before the event
  • May require on air/media appearances and interviews
  • Director of Operations

  • Handles logistics for the day, including:
  • food,
  • audio-visual equipment,
  • chairs,
  • sports equipment,
  • prizes, etc 

  • Director of Teams & Volunteers

  • Manages communication with team captains
  • Manages communication with event volunteers
  • Organize and mange volunteer’s information and roles prior to and throughout the event
  • Director of Corporate Sponsorship

  • Recruit local organizations that want to give back to their community by being a Local Sponsor of motionball Western
  • Aiming for the following sponsorships: Presenting Sponsor, Sport Station Sponsors, Lunch Sponsor, After-Party Sponsor
  • Director of Marketing & Social Media

  • Focused on securing interview opportunities with traditional media including TV, radio, newspaper, etc.
  • Tweet from motionball Western Account & share content with National Office for Facebook and Instagram
  • Use twitter to recruit new participants or supporters
  • Live tweet on the day of the event
  • motionball Ambassador (3 positions available)

  • If you’re a center of influence amongst your friends, family and coworkers, we want you to join the Team Recruitment Committee!
  • Individuals who join this team must recruit a minimum of 2 Teams to sign up for Marathon of Sport Western
  • Each ambassador will receive a one-page document with further details to share amongst their networks!
  • Make classroom announcements to raise awareness about event
  • To request an application form, please email Mostafa at malmashi@uwo.ca. Application deadline is Friday, April 8th at 5pm.

    Please note: *Tentative date for the event is Saturday, September 24th*

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