Finish the Fight Against Cancer with Relay For Life!


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


230 Charwood Drive NEAbingdon, VA 24210


Relay For Life of Washington County, VA seeks volunteers for its 2017 event leadership team! The event leadership features 13 key volunteer positions that work in collaboration with the American Cancer Society community manager to plan a fun-filled community fundraising event. The event leadership team is structured to divide responsibilities evenly among volunteers as well as fit into volunteers' busy lives.

Volunteer positions provide the opportunity to use and develop skills in the following areas:

  • event planning
  • fundraising
  • marketing/publicity
  • recruitment

Previous experience with Relay For Life is not required, but a passion for finding a cure for cancer and for your community are!

Community members interested in volunteering with Relay For Life are encouraged to attend a volunteer interest meeting on Monday, July 25 at 6:00 p.m. at the American Cancer Society office in Abingdon, located at 230 Charwood Drive. Interested volunteers may also contact Allie Austin, ACS Community Manager, at 276-739-3483 or for more information!


  • Advertising
  • Recruiting
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • 5 - 10 hours per month
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