Over 6 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's disease or another dementia. The East Bay Alzheimer’s Association is looking for passionate Marketing and Outreach volunteers to serve on the planning committee of the 2021 East Bay Walk to End Alzheimer's.
The M&O Subcommittee is responsible for creating awareness of the disease through the promotion of Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
Build public awareness of Walk through local media outlets and social media
Deliver brochures and posters to local businesses and community spaces
Seek and seize creative, grassroots marketing opportunities
Personal Attributes: knowledge of local media outlets, excellent oral and written communication and creative thinking skills.
Engaging with local businesses to support the event
Coaching past participants
Recruiting new teams
Marketing the event through local communication channels
Recognizing VIP donors and fundraisers
Overseeing event logistics and coordinating day-of event volunteers
About Alzheimer's Association, Northern CA and Northern NV
2290 N. First Street, Suite 101, San Jose, CA 95131, US
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. Our mission: To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision, A world without Alzheimer's disease.
We provide programs and support services for patients, families, caregivers, and others in the San Francisco Bay Area affected by Alzheimer's disease and related disorders. Outside the federal government, the Alzheimer's Association is the largest research funder in the country and offers advocacy opportunities to make public policy change.
At the Alzheimer's Association, diversity and inclusion are vital to our mission. The Association leads strategic initiatives to support diversity and a culture of inclusivity. These strategic initiatives also strengthen outreach to all populations, providing communities with resources and support to address the Alzheimer’s crisis. By partnering with organizations locally and nationally to advance diversity and inclusion, the Association can broaden its reach in all communities.