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220 N Patterson BlvdGreater Dayton RegionDayton, OH 45402


Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Ambassador

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk unites communities to support each other. We honor those touched by the disease and raise awareness and funds to create a world free from the pain and suffering caused by breast cancer. Each year, more than one million passionate participants support the noncompetitive three- to five-mile walks that are held in nearly 300 communities nationwide. Dollars raised by Making Strides supporters help the American Cancer Society ensure no one faces breast cancer alone by funding innovative breast cancer research; promoting education and risk reduction; and providing comprehensive patient support to those who need it most..

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Ambassador Position Summary

Ambassadors will be knowledgeable and passionate volunteers committed to raising awareness in our communities about how the American Cancer Society is working to free the world of the pain and suffering caused by breast cancer.


  • Speak on behalf of the American Cancer Society to various community groups
  • Attend check presentations to accept donations on behalf of the American Cancer Society
  • Seek out new opportunities to increase community awareness about the mission of the American Cancer Society
  • Knowledgeably demonstrate the Making Strides website to encourage participation
  • Participate in media opportunities to promote breast cancer awareness/Making Strides Against Breast Cancer as necessary
  • Occasionally attend conference calls and/or in person meetings with other ambassadors to share news and ideas, and receive updates on American Cancer Society progress as it relates to breast cancer
  • Agree to mentor/support/onboard new ambassador(s) when your time comes to rotate off.


  • Strong communication skills

Time Commitment

  • Varies depending on the month but generally no more than 2-4 hours a month
  • Two-year commitment to the ambassador role

Supervised By

  • Staff Partner -

Do you enjoy spreading the word about Making Strides in your community? Are you well-connected? Would you be willing to invite others to learn more about Making Strides and create a team? Do you have fundraising best practices to share with other participants?

If you said yes to any of the questions above, our Making Strides Ambassador role might be a great fit for you! If you're interested in learning more, please email DaytonOHStrides@cancer.org!


  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Public Relations
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 15
  • 1 - 2 hours a month

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