Role: Celebration Station Volunteer
Events: Bike to Work Week, Bike to Shop Days
Dates: May 27 - June 2, 2019
Organization: HUB Cycling
Location: Metro 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 to Work Week & Bike to Shop Days
Bike to Work Week is a bi-annual community event that celebrates bike commuting across Metro Vancouver. HUB hosts motivational Celebration Stations on high-traffic bike paths where cyclists can stop on their morning or afternoon commute for coffee, snacks, bike tuning from mechanics and daily draws for prizes. Participants are encouraged to sign up and log their trips online as this helps us show the importance of cycling growth when we push for cycling improvements. The goal of the event is to increase the health, sustainability and livability of Metro Vancouver through active transportation.
Bike to Shop Days shows how easy and fun it is to visit shops, cafes, or restaurants by bike. Here we provide tips about the gear, techniques and routes that allow participants to easily use their bicycles for shopping trips! This weekend event includes route maps for shopping, guided rides, and celebration stations with cycling information, snacks, and free bike tune-ups.
Bike to Work Week celebrations run from May 27 - 31 and then Bike to Shop Days are on June 1 - 2.
Volunteer with HUB
We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help at our Celebration Stations.
Stations are held in the mornings, afternoon and evening across Metro Vancouver and volunteer shifts are 3-4 hours. It is a chance to gain experience and be part of an amazing team, while supporting Vancouver’s growing cycling community!
Volunteers can help at Bike to Work Week, Bike to Shop Days, or both. We will be having a training session on Wednesday, May 15th, from 6-7:30pm at 312 Main St. The training is not mandatory but strongly recommended. We’ll have snacks and it will be an opportunity to meet other awesome volunteers.
Benefits for volunteering with HUB:
Volunteer roles and duties can include the following:
How to apply:
If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out our sign up form.
If you need more information about these events, check out our events page on our website.
Please don’t hesitate to email us with any questions at email@example.com . Thanks for your interest in supporting HUB Cycling programs, this event would not possible without your support!
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Apr 5 2019 ID: 52857