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Young Professionals Associate Board Member

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Make-A-Wish® Georgia

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Young Professional Associate Member Guidelines

OUR MISSION:

Together, we raise life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses, by volunteering our time and resources to build the next generation of fundraising for the Make-A-Wish Georgia Foundation. Our purpose is to help Make-A-Wish Georgia eliminate the gap of over 150 Wishes that would otherwise go unfulfilled this year.

OUR PURPOSE:

The Young Professional Board of Make-A-Wish Georgia unites Georgia professionals to support the mission of Make-A-Wish. The Young Professional Board’s purpose is to positively promote Make-A-Wish Georgia philanthropy through personal giving, event-based fundraising and volunteering to help fulfill the mission. The Young Professional Board has no governing, legal, or fiduciary authority with respect to Make-A-Wish.

As a member of the Young Professional Board, your responsibilities include participation in Young Professional Board and committee meetings, fundraising, recruiting future Young Professional Board members and supporters and promoting and advocating the mission of Make-A-Wish.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Minimum 3-years business experience (or relevant professional/postgraduate experience).
  2. Demonstrated commitment to philanthropy through volunteering, fundraising, and personal giving.

More opportunities with Make-A-Wish® Georgia

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About Make-A-Wish® Georgia

Location:

1775 The Exchange SE, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30339, US

Mission Statement

We grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

Description

Our volunteers are part of a nationwide network of 25,000 caring people dedicated to making wishes come true. Although it has become one of the world's most well-known charities, Make-A-Wish has maintained the grassroots fulfillment of its mission to serve children with life-threatening medical conditions. Volunteers serve as wish granters, fundraisers, special events assistants and in numerous other capacities.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1775 The Exchange SESuite 200Atlanta, GA 30339

(33.9105,-84.47967)
 

SKILLS

  • Professional Development
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Project Management

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • Participation Expectations Attend and participate in 50% or more Young Professional Board meetings/events remaining in the year during which you join. In addition, solicit attendance for each event; including securing a minimum of five (5) attendees

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