Events Committee Volunteer


Cause Areas


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


PO Box 555Somerville, MA 02143


The group is made up of volunteers from diverse backgrounds who come togeather on a monthly basis to produce fundraising events. It's FUN(draising), we promise! No experience required. Committee memebers dedicate at least 3 hours/month to volunteering, including attendance at montly eveing meetings.

We ask that Events Committee members:

Attend monthly committee meetings and major Subcommittee events

  • Expect to dedicate at least 2 hours per month to Events Committee (including monthly meetings)
  • Commit to at least 1 Subcommittee: Gala, Chili Cook-Off, 5K Run/Walk, Community Events

Serve as ambassadors for RESPOND and your Subcommittee

  • Promote the event, invite guests
  • Increase awareness of RESPOND’s work
  • Engage in related social media

Secure donations of items and services for silent & live auctions, mystery prizes and prize drawings

  • Make asks and/or forward leads on auction items
  • Assist with data tracking and donor acknowledgment by populating shared Google Doc

Bring in corporate sponsors

  • Utilize connections
  • Make asks and/or forward leads on sponsorship opportunities

Acquire program ad sponsors

  • Help create the program book
  • Reach out to corporations and individuals to purchase an ad

Coordinate event logistics (i.e. entertainment, menu, centerpieces, etc)

Help set up or assist during program the night of the event

Assist with recruitment of new Committee members


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