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NAMIWalks Colorado Team Recruitment Chair

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National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Colorado

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The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is the nation's largest grassroots organization dedicated to improving the lives of people living with serious mental illness and their families.

Interested in mental health awareness and passionate about reducing stigma? Do you want to get more involved with NAMI Colorado and NAMIWalks? Then we need you! Join the NAMIWalks Planning Committee and help grow the movement.

Committee members plan each NAMIWalks event from the kick-off to the wrap-up. The walk is May 22.

Duties: Work closely with the Walk Manager as the liaison between the Walk Committee and the Team Captains. Communicate with and train other Team Captains through calls and emails to provide coaching on ways to increase their team size and donations. Tools will be provided to assist in this process. Also assist with pre-walk events.

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About National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Colorado

Location:

3333 South Bannock Street, Suite 430, Englewood, CO 80110, US

Mission Statement

The mission of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Colorado is to build communities of recovery and hope by educating, supporting, and advoating for individuals affected by mental illness and their families.

Description

NAMI Colorado was founded in 1981 as a grassroots response to the first waves of de-institutionalization that shifted care for seriously mentally ill men and women and children from hospitals to the community. Family members came together to help each other cope with the devastating effects of mental illness and to insure that their loved ones receive the services they need for recovery. The importance of these goals is as critical today as it was at our founding. Today NAMI Colorado supports a network of 18 affiliates and support groups around the state and has approximately 2,500 members. We are the Colorado state affiliate of the national NAMI organization.

Community
Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Fundraising
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Recruiting

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • depends on what is needed; approx 1 - 2 hours a week for 7 months

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