Relay For Life of West Seattle-Experience Lead


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Sun Feb 26, 2017 - Tue Jul 31, 2018


Hiawatha Park2700 California Ave SWSeattle, WA 98116


Relay For Life of West Seattle is a signature fundraising event for the American Cancer Society. Composed of volunteers, the Event Leadership Team works on recruiting, event logistics, and promoting fundraising for the fight against cancer. Training is both formal and informal, varying by position and experience of the volunteer. Time commitments vary by position. All Event Leadership Team members are expected to attend monthly Relay Rallies and Leadership Team meetings. All Event Leadership Team members are expected to raise a minimum of $100 to qualify for Hope Club.


The primary responsibility of the Experience Lead is to develop the Relay For Life experience. They are the hospitality experts of the Event Leadership Team.

Individuals in this role build the fun, lead the strategic development and execution of all Relay activities to ensure that participants have fun, are engaged and enjoy their experience both at the event and through every interaction they have at the Relay For Life event. Individuals in this role possess strong leadership and mentoring skills and are comfortable representing the American Cancer Society and the Relay for Life program.

-Work with the Event Lead and Relay For Life Specialist to ensure that training of role and resources takes place.

-Assist the Event Lead and Relay For Life Specialist in recruiting Event Leadership Team members.

-Assist and mentor the Ceremonies Lead, Activities lead, Entertainment Lead, Logistics Lead, Online and Social Communications Lead, Marketing Lead, Luminaria Lead, Recognition Lead, and Pre-Relay Events Lead.

-Partner with the Event Lead and Relay For Life Specialist to provide guidance and support in developing the experience, entertainment and activities of the event.

-Partner with the Relay For Life Specialist to create and execute development strategies to grow the participation and quality of event.

-Meet Monthly or bi-monthly with the Relay For Life Specialist and event lead to review goals and how the Relay For Life experience can assist with recruitment and fundraising.


  • Networking
  • Organization
  • Problem Solving
  • Fundraising
  • Project Management
  • Community Outreach

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