Special event volunteers

Learn about our special event volunteers needed throughout the year and across the province.

Climb volunteers cheering on hikers

Our signature events are organized by teams of committed volunteers who raise awareness and funds in their community. To join our team of event-day volunteers, click here.

We are currently seeking event-day volunteers to support the final Climb for Alzheimer's.

The Climb for Alzheimer’s returns on Sunday, September 22, 2024 for its final year at Grouse Mountain! This event isn’t just about ascending the Grouse Grind® - it’s a chance to raise funds and create awareness in your community.

What makes this event extra special is the incredible team of volunteers who come together every year to lend a hand! As an event-day volunteer, you’ll be at the heart of the action, spreading joy, offering assistance and contributing to the final Climb for Alzheimer’s event. 


  • Sunday September 22, 2024.
  • Single day of engagement.
  • Start time 6:30 a.m. (time may vary).
  • End time 12:30 p.m. (time may vary).


  • Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver

Event-day positions may include:

  • Set-up team: Assist event organizers in setting up various stations and equipment. Some areas will require lifting of equipment and materials. You’ll set the stage as the sun rises, ensuring everything is ready to welcome guests and create a memorable atmosphere.
  • Registration team: Welcome participants with a smile! As part of our registration team, you’ll greet guests, facilitate check-ins and ensure everyone receives their event wristband and t-shirt.
  • Cheer squad: Guide, cheer and motivate participants during their ascent! You will ensure climbers stay on track while spreading encouragement and keeping spirits high. 
  • Refreshment team: Keep our climbers energized and hydrated before their ascent! You will also celebrate with participants at the peak and ensure they’re well-nourished, providing snacks and drinks. 
  • Cleanup team: Help us leave no trace behind by tidying up after the event. Your dedication ensures we leave the venue even better than we found it!

Volunteer now:

To join our event-day team in support of the Climb for Alzheimer’s, click here

  1. Create a profile on our volunteer portal 
  2. Sign up for the Climb for Alzheimer’s | Event-day Team 
  3. Talk with the local volunteer coordinator to select your position! 

To learn more about the Climb for Alzheimer's, visit climbforalzheimers.ca