The YWCA Banff organizes fundraisers throughout the year, partnering with different organizations to raise funds and awareness for YWCA programs and services. Volunteer roles and responsibilities vary with each event and current opportunities are listed below.

If you would like to lend a hand, please contact carla@ywcabanff.ca for more information.


CASINO VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26, 2019, Century Casino Calgary

YWCA Banff is in need of volunteers to help with our fundraising casino on April 25 and 26 in Calgary.

Please consider supporting this important fundraising effort by volunteering at this event!

A variety of shifts are available during the day and evening on both days. No experience is necessary.

Volunteers will receive food allowance and overnight hotel stays. Carpooling or travel cost reimbursement will be available.

We require a major volunteer effort to make this happen, so please consider sharing this information with your networks!

For more information or to sign up, please contact carla@ywcabanff.ca.


 

VINEART GALA

Saturday, March 16, 2019, Fairmont Banff Springs

VINEart Gala Auction is a magical evening that wouldn’t happen without the many helping hands of our volunteers! This year’s fundraiser in support of the Bow Valley Women’s Emergency Shelter and Bow Valley Higher Ground Project takes place on Saturday, March 16 at the Fairmont Banff Springs. We are seeking volunteers to fill a number of roles including coat check, registration, auction helpers, setup, and teardown.

For more information contact carla@ywcabanff.ca


BANFF MARATHON

Sunday June 16, 2019, Banff

Since its inception, the Banff Marathon has supported YWCA Banff as their charity of choice, contributing more than $20,000 to our programming through participant donations. This year, we are once again partnering with the Marathon,  and we are looking for volunteers for our YWCA team that will be supporting the Marathon on race day by helping to keep the runners hydrated and nourished! It’s a truly fun day of being outdoors, and a great way to support your community. We hope you’ll join us!

 

Full-day, half-day and shorter shifts between 8:00am and 4:00pm are available.

For more information please contact Carla at carla@ywcabanff.ca or by calling 403.760.3212.