Committee Member American Lung Association


(40.450573,-79.99507)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

810 River AveSuite 140Pittsburgh, PA 15212

About

Mission: To save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.

Objective: Members of the Pittsburgh LUNG FORCE 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 the Pittsburgh LUNG FORCE Walk and/or the Pittsburgh Fight For Air Climb

Meetings: Meetings can be attended at the Pittsburgh office location or via tele-conference. They will be held once a month for (1) hour.

Involvement: Minimum commitment of 12 months

Responsibilities:

  • Provide input to the American Lung Association to ensure the continued success of the Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh and encouraging them to illuminate their buildings turquoise.

Event Dates:

Pittsburgh Fight For Air Climb - April 7, 2018

Pittsburgh LUNG FORCE Walk - October 2018

Skills

  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Public Relations
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Advocacy

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • 12 month commitment - 1 monthly telephone check in

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