- Strategic Leadership Team - Breast Cancer Event Management


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


931 Jefferson BlvdWarwick, RI 02886


2016 Strategic Leadership Team

The primary purpose of the Strategic Leadership Team (SLT) is to work with American Cancer Society (ACS) staff to provide strategic direction for the growth and development of the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (MSABC) of Providence walk. The SLT will build new partnerships and create opportunities for growth in areas of sponsorship, marketing, entertainment, team recruitment, and revenue. The SLT will also assist in the planning and development of the inaugural Real Men Making Strides (RMMS) of Providence campaign.

The 2016 Making Strides of Providence event is on October 16, 2016 at 9:00 AM. In celebration of survivorship, we expect more than 17,000 participants to come together, raising awareness and more than $800,000 in the fight against breast cancer.

  1. Serve from February - December

  2. Supports the MSABC of Providence kickoff - August - date/time/location - TBD

  3. Day of Event Responsibilities:

    1. Coordinate and oversee Volunteer Management

    2. Coordinate set up day before, and overall Logistics during and after the event

    3. Manage and support Sponsor, VIP and overall customer experience

    4. Manage and coordinate entertainment and stage performance

  4. Create, develop and support year round Team Recruitment strategy

  5. Create, develop and support year round Fundraising strategy

  6. Join or form a Making Strides of Hartford team with an individual goal of achieving
    Pacesetter status

  7. Recruit at least one Making Strides of Providence team

  8. Recruit at least one member to Community Ambassador team

  9. Submit at least one warm sponsor lead or RMMS candidate

    1. Join the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACSCAN)

    2. Spread awareness about Breast Cancer and the American Cancer Society’s Mission through
      your own network and centers of influence


    Meeting frequency to be determined by SLT and ACS Staff. Attendance is required at all SLT meetings. More than one unexcused absence will automatically terminate your position on the SLT.

    Leadership Roles

    The SLT will consist of 8-12 members and include four leadership roles Chair, Co-Chair, Revenue Lead and Event Management Lead.


  • Strategic Planning
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Fundraising
  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Ave 3-5 hrs./month. Busiest up to October event.
  • Orientation/Training
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