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Event Planning Committee Volunteers Wanted for 2021 NAPA WALK TO END ALZHEIMER

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Alzheimer's Association No. CA & No. NV

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Over 5 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's disease and it is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. The Alzheimer’s Association is a volunteer-driven organization with the goal to eventually end Alzheimer's and all dementia. We are looking for passionate volunteers to serve on the planning committee for the 2021 Napa Walk to End Alzheimer's - natural leaders, creative types, resourcefulness, people with a can-do attitude, a good sense of humor, willingness to step up and help out, and those who want to meet others who also care deeply about ending Alzheimer's. Whatever your talents we have a role for you! Committee member responsibilities include: Engaging with local businesses to support the event Recruiting new teams Marketing the event through local communication channels Coaching Teams and participants Recognizing VIP donors and fundraisers Overseeing event logistics and coordinating day-of event volunteers The committee meets monthly from December through November, and we are actively seeking new members for 2021. The Walk will be in September 2021. We are currently meeting virtually and will continue to do so until it's safe to return to in-person. Come see what it's all about!

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About Alzheimer's Association No. CA & No. NV

Location:

1450 Neotomas Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95405, US

Mission Statement

What We Do: The Walk To End Alzheimer's is held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease! When you participate in Walk, your fundraising dollars fuel our mission, and your participation in the event helps to change the level of Alzheimer's awareness in your community. The Alzheimer's Association provides free, easy-to-use tools and staff support to help participants reach their fundraising goal. While there is no fee to register, we encourage participants to fundraise in order to contribute to the cause and raise awareness. Please consider starting a team or signing up to walk as an individual for walk day. We also are looking for help! We could not do it without our volunteers! Please consider volunteering with us. Who We Are: We provide support, care and education for those living with or caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease. This includes a 24/7 Helpline, 1-800-292-3900. The Alzheimer's Association is the leading non-profit contributor to critical research nationwide.

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What We Do: The Walk To End Alzheimer's is held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease! When you participate in Walk, your fundraising dollars fuel our mission, and your participation in the event helps to change the level of Alzheimer's awareness in your community. The Alzheimer's Association provides free, easy-to-use tools and staff support to help participants reach their fundraising goal. While there is no fee to register, we encourage participants to fundraise in order to contribute to the cause and raise awareness. Please consider starting a team or signing up to walk as an individual for walk day. We also are looking for help! We could not do it without our volunteers! Please consider volunteering with us. Who We Are: We provide support, care and education for those living with or caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease. This includes a 24/7 Helpline, 1-800-292-3900. The Alzheimer's Association is the leading non-profit contributor to critical research nationwide.

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WHEN

Fri Oct 30, 2020 - Thu Oct 28, 2021
05:00 PM - 05:00 PM  

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

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