Relay For Life of Plantation is in need of an Volunteer ACS CAN Lead


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


9151 NW 2nd StPlantation, FL 33324


Relay For Life of Plantation is in need of an Volunteer ACS CAN Lead, for our event that will be taking place on 4/21/17 at Plantation Central Park.

Description of opportunity:

 Retain and recruit volunteers to help with advocacy education and activation (i.e. create opportunities for participants to join the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN)).
 Collaborate with event lead and fund the cure lead to plan and set goals for advocacy education and activation.
 Be an expert on the Society’s legislative priorities and ACS CAN materials/resources.
 Cultivate relationships with volunteers and community members who have directly benefitted from the Society’s advocacy efforts, and identify those who are willing to share their stories in person, in writing, and/or with the media.
 Leverage kickoffs, team meetings/rallies, fundraising workshops, Bank Nights, event days, and wrap-ups as opportunities to educate Relay participants about the Society’s advocacy efforts/successes, legislative action alerts, and opportunities to join ACS CAN.
 Collaborate with the entertainment lead, activities lead, and ceremonies lead and the mission lead to plan a powerful closing ceremony that includes advocacy education and activation.
 Ensure that all other Leadership Team volunteers are considering advocacy education and activation in their plans.
 Ensure that all advocacy volunteers/contacts know how much they are appreciated.


  • Fundraising
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

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Kids Teens People 55+ Group

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