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Cause Areas

When

Wed May 03, 2017 - Wed Dec 27, 2017

Where

Make-A-WishNew Castle County, DE 19802


About

Join our Make-A-Wish Walk for Wishes Committee and help us debut our Walk for Wishes in Delaware! This is a special event that helps raise funds to grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions all across Delaware.

As a volunteer, you will be part of one of 5 subcommittees:

  1. Corporate Relationships: Partner with Make-A-Wish staff to recruit corporate support for the event through corporate teams and sponsorships
  2. Volunteer Recruitment: Recruit volunteers for the Walk and oversee their responsibilities on the day of the event
  3. Raffle Donations: Secure raffle basket donations and assemble baskets for the event
  4. Games/Activities: Create and implement various games and activities for children to partake in at the Walk
  5. Family Team Mentor: Invite Wish Families to the Walk and provide them with the information they need in order to participate; assist with Wish Family check-in at the event
Time Commitment: The Walk for Wishes Delaware will be held in New Castle County in November 2017. Volunteers must attend monthly meetings on Wednesday nights from May through December, in addition to attending the event itself. These meetings will be a combination of in-person meetings and conference calls.

Skills

  • Fundraising
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Monthly meetings between May and December.
  • Attendance at the Walk for Wishes in November.

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