Cause Areas


Tue Jan 02, 2018 - Sat Apr 21, 2018


Boston Metro AreaBoston, MA 02109


The Children’s Tumor Foundation is the leading nonprofit funding source of NF (neurofibromatosis) research in the world. In a few short years, we have grown from a foundation that funds promising science to one that catalyzes the drug discovery process through a series of innovative processes, key partnerships and strategic investments.

Do you enjoy helping to raise money for a good cause? We are looking for dedicated volunteers to help organize and execute our new and exciting 5K National Tour that is coming to Boston, MA on April 21, 2018.

The Race Director will work directly with a Children's Tumor Foundation staff person to help with all facets of a 5K run/walk (holding committee meetings, monitoring registration via our website, recruiting participants, helping secure local sponsors, race day logistics). Good organization and communication skills are required. This volunteer position is about 50 hours annually, divided between semi-regular committee meetings and the day of the race.

Desired Skills and ExperienceThis position requires the following skills: Event Planning / Management, Fundraising, Community Outreach, Organization, Verbal / Written Communication


  • Resource Development / Management
  • Coaching
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Fundraising
  • Retail / Sales
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 21

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