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Committee Member: Mission: To save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.
Objective: Members of the Camp Hill Committee will play a significant role in assisting the American Lung Association with creating an educational and meaningful event to support life-saving campaigns. Members will have the opportunity to assist with all three (3) events: LUNG FORCE Walk, Pasta Run, and Sapphire Gala.
Meetings: Meetings can be attended at the Camp Hill office location or via tele-conference. They will be held once a month for (1) hour.
Involvement: Minimum commitment of 12 months
Provide input to the American Lung Association to ensure the continued success of the Harrisburg/Camp Hill area events.
Lend support to the event planning process, ensuring the events are well-coordinated, and aiding in organizing and overseeing event-day logistics.
Solicit and secure in-kind donations from local businesses. Things you may be asked to secure include, but are not limited to: cases of water, granola bars, prizes, etc.
Attend and volunteer at 1-2 events per year to help with logistics, including set-up and clean-up at the events.
Raise awareness and enhance attendance for the events.
Help with team development, including recruiting new teams for the events as well as aiding the teams with their own recruitment and fundraising efforts.
Recruit and coordinate additional volunteers for the day of the events.
Help recruit and identify Lung Heroes.
Support Women’s Lung Health Week by contacting local organizations and businesses throughout Harrisburg area and encouraging them to illuminate their buildings turquoise.
Pasta Run - Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Harrisburg LUNG FORCE Walk - Saturday, November 3, 2018