Volunteer Leaders Needed for Relay For Life of Southern Sumner! Committee Member: Fundraising Chair

Cause Areas


Wed Mar 01, 2017 - Sat Oct 07, 2017


1480 Nashville PikeGallatin, TN 37066


* Retain and recruit committee volunteers to help with fundraising.

* Collaborate with Chair to plan and set goals for event, committee, team, and team member fundraising.

* Host educational and inspiring fundraising workshops to ensure that all participants understand best practices for fundraising (and know what fundraising practices to avoid).

* Leverage kick-offs, team meetings/rallies, bank nights, event days, and wrap-ups as fundraising education opportunities.

* Collaborate with Team Recognition Chair, Online Chair, and Registration & Accounting Chair to ensure all teams and team members are properly credited and recognized for their fundraising efforts.

* Collaborate with Luminaria Chair to lead pre-event and day-of-event luminaria fundraising efforts.

* Lead event-level fundraisers (e.g. auctions, raffles [where legal], committee fundraisers, etc.).

* Lead implementation of feeder events at the event and/or coach teams to do feeder events (e.g. Bark For Life, small-scale corporate events, small-scale collegiate events, small-scale high-school events, etc.).

* Ensure that all other committee volunteers are considering fundraising opportunities in their plans.

* Ensure that all fundraising volunteers/contacts know how much they are appreciated.


  • People Skills
  • Fundraising
  • Public Speaking
  • Relationship Building
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Meeting once a month, 6 hour event in September
  • time needed to help with fundraising events outside of the main event in September

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