Role: The Event Leadership Committee serves as the lead volunteers for implementation of the St. Jude Walk/Run Seattle. The committee engages their community by developing and implementing a successful annual community event to raise funds and awareness of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. A successful event committee possesses strong organization, leadership and communication skills.
Responsibilities: * Assist in development of event plans including: recruitment goals, event budgeting and event experience; while also contributing to the generation of team and sponsorship lists. * Communicate effectively and regularly with your ALSAC/ St. Jude staff partner and volunteer committee via regular meetings, phone calls, emails, etc. * Attend & actively participate in regular committee meetings and overall event experience in conjunction with ALSAC/ St. Jude staff partners and appropriate subcommittee members. * Recruit additional committee members and ensure all volunteers have access to the resources needed to be successful, in partnership with ALSAC/St. Jude staff partner. * Follow up regularly with your committee to monitor progress on assigned areas to ensure overall event goals are met. * Attend the St. Jude Walk / Run and all related events, such as team captain meetings, promotional events, Corporate Recruitment Event and Thank You Party. * Ensure top sponsors, participants and volunteers are thanked and recognized. * Assist ALSAC/St. Jude staff partner with identifying future committee leadership volunteers. * Work with your staff partner to develop and complete a partnership agreement to ensure a strong staff/volunteer partnership for success. * Be the voice and champion of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and allow use of your name in support of the St. Jude Walk/ Run Seattle.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
425 Pontius Ave N, Suite 410, Seattle, WA 98109, US
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. Jude is the first and only pediatric cancer center to be designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. Founded by late entertainer Danny Thomas and based in Memphis, Tenn., St. Jude freely shares its discoveries with scientific and medical communities around the world. .
St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where families never pay for treatment not covered by insurance. No child is ever denied treatment because of the family's inability to pay. St. Jude is financially supported by ALSAC, its fundraising organization
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This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
November 17, 2020
Marketing Strategy & Planning
Event Planning / Management
These individuals are able to commit approximately 10 hours a month and serve up to a 2-3 year term in the position based on goal achievements.
Passion for defeating childhood cancer & other life threatening diseases!