Join the Alzheimer's Association and support The Longest Day


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

THE LONGEST DAY The Alzheimer's Association, New York City Chapter is looking for volunteers to help us spread the word about our newest national signature event, The Longest Day (r). You are invited to join The Longest Day Team Task Force where you will play a vital role in team recruitment and cultivation, as well as marketing and promoting the event.

The Longest Day (r) is a unique fundraising event all about love. Love for all those affected by Alzheimer's disease. On the summer solstice, team up with the Alzheimer’s Association and select any activity you love - or an activity loved by those affected - to help end Alzheimer’s. Together, we will raise funds and awareness for care and support while advancing research toward the first survivor of Alzheimer’s.

For more information about this exciting volunteer opportunity, please contact Lucy DeNardo at 646.793.4862 or ldenardo@alz.org

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Committee Positions at a Glance

The Longest Day Chair- The Chair serves as the volunteer leader for the strategy and execution of The Longest Day program/committee/initiatives for the chapter and works in conjunction with the chapter staff lead. The Chair works to help recruit an effective volunteer committee focused on raising revenue, increasing awareness and promoting the concept and activation in The Longest Day.

Recruitment Chair- The Longest Day Recruitment Chair is responsible for recruitment of new and returning teams, individuals and Global Teams. This position will assemble a subcommittee that can recruit new teams from a variety of sectors of the community. This Chair will want to work in conjunction with the Chair and Staff lead to help focus on specific focus areas (or buckets) based on activities, interests, corporations and organizations.

Engagement Chair - This Chair will be responsible for retaining, coaching and supporting Team Captains and Individual participants by recruiting and leading the Participant Engagement Committee. This individual will recruit a subcommittee with the main focus on coaching and supporting all current participants for The Longest Day- reaching out to provide support, helping them plan for fundraising and general success.

Marketing and Outreach Chair-This Chair is responsible for creating awareness and promotion of The Longest Day. This Chair will recruit a subcommittee to help build awareness of The Longest Day within the community through various methods which include ensuring that collateral regarding The Longest Day is distributed widely across the chapter’s geographical area. This Chair will be comfortable in a public speaking role and will recruit members who are also comfortable in this role.

Skills

  • Fundraising
  • Advertising
  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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