Special event volunteers

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


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 IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s, presented by Go Auto.

The IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s, presented by Go Auto, is the Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s largest fundraising event and remembers and honours people affected by dementia. On Sunday, May 26, we need your enthusiasm, energy and passion to make the event a success. As an event-day volunteer, you'll be at the heart of the action, spreading joy, lending a helping hand and creating memories that matter.


  • Sunday May 26, 2024.
  • Single day of engagement. 
  • Start and end times vary from location to location. 


  • Abbotsford, Burnaby & New Westminster, Chilliwack, Comox Valley, Delta, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Nelson, Northern B.C., North Okanagan, North Shore, Oceanside, Richmond, South Okanagan, Tri-Cities and Ridge Meadows, Vancouver, Victoria, White Rock and Surrey.

Event-day positions may include:

  • Set-up team: Be the first team on site and prepare the venue for guests. Help to create the environment that will make this day special.
  • Registration team: Greet participants with a smile, check them in and hand out their event materials. Your warm welcome sets the tone for the entire day!
  • Route marshals: Guide walkers along the route, cheer them on and ensure everyone stays motivated and on track. Your encouragement keeps spirits high!
  • Refreshment team: Keep our walkers fueled and hydrated by handing out snacks and drinks at designated stations. Your kindness keeps our walkers going strong!
  • Photographers: Capture the meaningful moments of the day by snapping photos of our participants, volunteers and supporters. Your lens helps us cherish the memories forever!
  • 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!

Roles vary from location to location. To learn more, please apply online.

Volunteer now:

To sign up for an event-day volunteer role in support of a Walk location near you, click here!

  1. Create a profile on our volunteer portal
  2. Sign up for a shift in support of your local Walk location
  3. Talk with the local volunteer coordinator to select your position!

To learn more about the IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s, click here.