Event Management - Community Champion needed


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Marion and surrounding countiesIndianapolis, IN 46278


About

THIS ROLE IS FOR THE INDIANAPOLIS AREA

ALL TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY.

The American Cancer Society is looking for a dedicated volunteer interested in gaining experience in event planning and fundraising. We are in the process of developing a new event in conjunction with the Indiana Lation Expo in the Indianapolis area. We are seeking passionate, organized and committed people who can help us get the event up and running. Roles that will be available can entail sponsorship, marketing/publicity, social media and event management. Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish or another language is a plus, but not required.

CHAMPION ROLE:

Community champions are strong advocates for building the Relay For Life event within their communities.

Individuals in this role are a voice and outward-facing champion for the Relay For Life event in their community. They are outgoing and willing to speak to groups and individuals about the Relay For Life program, with the goal of bringing more exposure, people, and fundraising to the event. This can be in the form of new teams, survivors, caregivers, or individuals. They are strong advocates for the Relay For Life movement within their community using their networks to bring more awareness to the event.

SPECIFIC TASKS CAN INCLUDE:
* Recruit teams and individuals to participate in the Relay For Life event.
* Assist survivors and caregivers lead with survivor and caregiver recruitment.
* Assist sponsorship lead with sponsor recruitment.
* Assist people lead with Event Leadership Team recruitment.



Skills

  • Networking
  • Fundraising
  • Public Speaking
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 5-10 hours per month
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