Since 1992, thousands of people have offered their time and skills to LGFB. We couldn’t make our program a reality without the big hearts and talents of our volunteer team from coast to coast who deliver our curriculum with empathy and equity, helping to empower and educate those facing cancer.
Submit an application to become a volunteer and use your talent to do something beautiful for those facing cancer.
Scroll down for a description of our in-person and online volunteer opportunities.
Cosmetic Advisor: Are you a trained makeup artist, esthetician, or beauty expert? Are you able to teach content in a clear and simple manner, while creating a warm and welcoming environment? Skincare & Cosmetics Volunteers help deliver the LGFB signature content, demonstrating steps on themselves and encouraging participants to follow along. (Online or in-person)
Wigs & Hair Alternatives Specialist: Do you have experience in demonstrating wig choices, construction and care, plus a knack with tying scarves in a variety of ways? Are you able to teach content in a clear and simple manner, while creating a warm and welcoming environment? The Workshop Leader will deliver the LGFB signature content, demonstrating steps on themselves and encouraging participants to follow along. (Online or in-person)
Bra Prostheses and bra Specialist: Do you have experience required through industry experience or formal training in demonstrating the variety of prostheses and bras as well as explaining their benefits? The Workshop Leader will deliver the LGFB signature content by demonstrating general bra fitting tips, the different types of bras and protheses available as well as information on financial reimbursement and what to look for in a retailer. (Online only)
Online Workshop Moderator: Are you known for putting people at ease? The Online Moderator welcomes participants as they join the platform and supports the Workshop Leader by keeping track of time, questions and content. The Moderator gently encourages participants to ask questions and share (while always respecting individual choice for participation) and fosters the sense of camaraderie and supportive care that LGFB is known for. (Online only)
Reminder Calls: Do you have a friendly phone manner and are able to answer questions simply and patiently? The Reminder Call Volunteer calls to remind registrants about their workshop, answers any questions about the workshop and explains the Zoom platform, if needed. Volunteers will access our registration system to retrieve call lists and reschedule participants to a new day/time as necessary. Reminder Call Volunteers must have free long distance (within Canada) on their phone plan. (From home)
Community Outreach: Are you a supportive team player and community-Driven? The Community Outreach Volunteer will act as a Look Good Feel Better Ambassador by being responsible of connecting with patients and promoting our Online or In-Person workshops at their sites. You will work with the LGFB team to develop and implement strategies to increase our visibility in your local community. (Online and in-person)
Our volunteers have nothing but amazing things to say about the program.
But don’t take our word for it – take it from Agnes, a cancer survivor turned volunteer: