The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, the world’s largest non-profit funder to find a cure for childhood brain tumors, is seeking a Marketing Chair for the Starry Night 8.5K. The Starry Night 8.5K will be in its 4 th year and it raising desperately needed funds to find a cure for the 28,000 children in the U.S. living with a brain tumor. For more information about the event and foundation, please go to: http://www.curethekids.org/events/starry-night/.
The PBTF is seeking a talented, passionate, long-term volunteer to help us raise awareness in the Greater Philadelphia area!
Position summary: The Marketing Chair assists in the planning and implementation of the Starry Night event with a focus on obtaining media coverage, distributing marketing materials and recruiting day of event volunteers.
Recruit a sub-Task Force team of volunteers to assist with Starry Night community outreach projects and tasks
Work with PBTF communications staff to obtain and secure Starry Night media sponsor and coverage in web, print, radio and TV outlets
Add Starry Night event information to community calendars & web postings
Secure day of event media coverage (TV and/or radio)
Secure day of event volunteer photographer and videographer
Coordinate marketing material distribution throughout the community
Coordinate and attend volunteer recruitment events
Recruit and track day of event volunteer sign-ups
Attend monthly Starry Night volunteer Task Force meetings and provide updates to Secretary and Task Force Chair
Coordinate and lead sub-Task Force meetings to meet goals and ensure volunteers stay on track with their assignments
Promote Starry Night through daily professional activities
Attend and provide volunteer leadership at Starry Night
Time Required (approximately):
Attend volunteer Task Force meeting (1): 2 hours
Coordinate community outreach volunteers: 9 hours
Track community outreach progress and complete tasks: 4 hours
Provide correspondence to Chair, Secretary and PBTF staff: 1 hour
Interested parties should email their resumes to BShade@curethekids.org.
- Content Management Systems
- Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
- Marketing Strategy & Planning
- Public Relations
- Sales Marketing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- 10 Hours Per Month