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Position: Bike the Night Volunteers
Organization: HUB Cycling
Location: Vancouver BC

About HUB Cycling

HUB Cycling is a charitable non-profit organization, established to improve cycling conditions in Metro Vancouver. We strive to remove barriers to cycling and improve the quality of our communities, our health, the environment, and local economies. We make cycling better through education, action, and events.

About Bike the Night Presented by MEC

Bike the Night is BC’s largest night ride! Vancouver’s city streets will be opened so that thousands of riders can experience Vancouver’s most iconic roadways after dark. Participants can deck out their bikes in lights and spread good cycling vibes with over 5000 other riders of all ages on this 10 kilometre slow roll. Registration includes entry to our pre-party with a DJ, free bike tune-ups and decorating, food trucks, a kids zone, and tons of awesome giveaways. Participants will be entered to win our grand prize! Stay tuned for downtown Vancouver start location announcement and route map. The event is Saturday, September 15th, with the pre-party starting at 6pm and the ride at 8pm!

Volunteer for Bike the Night Presented by MEC

HUB is currently looking for enthusiastic volunteers to make our Bike the Night event possible! We need around 100 volunteers at the start and end locations of the ride, helping out with different stations at our pre-party and assisting with set-up and take down.

Volunteer roles and duties can include the following:

  • Assisting with set-up and take-down

  • Assisting with bike decoration station

  • Managing the food and drink table

  • Managing the registration table

  • Raising awareness of HUB programming

  • Distributing Ride Packages

  • Selling HUB memberships and t-shirts

  • Directing people along the route

  • Sustainability crew

  • Cheering on participants

  • Answering questions about HUB programming and cycling in general

  • Ride leaders

  • Taking on a larger role as a Volunteer Champion - coordinating and leading fellow volunteers through their specific roles

  • Taking photos

Skills & Experience

  • Positive and friendly attitude

  • Good Communication skills

Perks

  • Gain valuable experience

  • Meet great people

  • Invitation to the volunteer appreciation party

  • Help make cycling better in Vancouver!

  • A small gift!

How to apply:

If you are interested in volunteering for Bike the Night, please fill out our google form to apply:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdcPL78DvZ1XBbxils1h7PGMN1uMj5f7Fd9oLhXMv4mGwHH-Q/viewform

If you need more information about the event, check out bikethenight.ca

If you have any questions don’t hesitate to contact us at volunteer@bikehub.ca

Thank you so much for wanting to help out with Bike the Night and our HUB Cycling programs. This event would not be a success without your support!

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GoodWork ID: 46505       Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Jul 16 2018