Cause Areas

When

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

Where

479 West O’Brien Dr., Suite 102Hagatna, GU 96910


About

ACS CAN Guam is selecting ambassadors to assist our local and federal efforts by engaging in community organizing and advocacy.

Term: The term for a ACS CAN Ambassador is one year, renewable by mutual agreement with staff partner.

Time Commitment: This is a year-round position. The time commitment will vary from month-to-month depending on the status of local and federal legislative campaigns. Telecommuting option available.

Position Summary: An ACS CAN Ambassador is committed to serve as an organizer and advocate in the community and assist with staff and team members to implement local and federal campaigns.

Responsibilities: Working closely with your staff partner ACS CAN Ambassadors are responsible to:
- Assist ACT! Leads and the state lead ambassador with contacting members of Guam's congressional delegation and local elected officials.
- Volunteer at community events, including Relay for Life and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.
- Recruit additional volunteers to participate in the team’s activities and take on leadership roles as needed.
- Implement and participate in federal and local level legislative activities.
- Assist in planning and implementation of ACS CAN fund-raising activites.
- Provide testimony on ACS-CAN supported bills during the legislative session.

Qualifications/Skills:
- Committed to the fight against cancer through effective public policy change
- Willing and capable of communicating appropriately with elected officials, other ACS volunteers, and the community

Support Provided:
- Training provided by ACS CAN and Division staff
- Volunteer resources (government relations issue updates, talking points, etc.)

Staff & Volunteer Partners:
- Government Relations Staff Partner
- Hawaii-Pacific Grassroots Manager
- ACT! Leads


For more information: Contact Davin Aoyagi, Hawaii-Pacific Grassroots Manager at davin.aoyagi@cancer.org or 808-432-9109.


To Apply: Email davin.aoyagi@cancer.org with a resume and cover letter.

Skills

  • Healthcare
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Flexible, Time Commitment Varies As Needed
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