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Phone It Forward Tech-Expert.

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Time Details

The Tech- Expert can attend one or more community events; and only commit to the events that work for them. Each drive will differ slightly depending on target audience and location, but we estimate you will engage 1- 2 hours for preparation, and 4 hours minimum to collect and wipe phones at the drives.


Training will be from a CNIB location close to you! or over the phone. Phone drives opportunities can occur across the region.

Location Details
Community Location
Position Description

Ideal for: This volunteer position will be of interest to enthusiastic individuals who are highly organized, tech -savvy, self-starter and enjoys team work.


To contribute in executing a Phone It Forward Phone Drive; supporting smartphone donations and assisting of data removal from donated phones.

Summary of Primary Responsibilities:

The Tech-Expert reports to the Team Capitan and is responsible for on-site technical support during the Phone Drive, such as erasing donors' personal data of phones given during the Phone It Forward drives, unlocking phone and making sure all files and personal information are removed to protect the identity of our donors. 

Qualities, Skills and Training
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with smartphones
  • Patient and friendly
  • Organized, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Professional and enthusiastic attitude, self-starter
  • Minimum 14 years old

Orientation and training:

  • Orientation, including about CNIB, about our participants and about volunteering at CNIB.
  • Training specific to the position, including review of Phone Drive Kit manual
Position Commitment
Short Term
Application and contact information

If you would like to volunteer for this position, please complete our online application form or contact Melanie Toledo at


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