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Team Leader(s) for the San Jose Team Hope 10K Run/5K Walk

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HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE SOCIETY OF AMERICA - San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate

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Become a TEAM LEADER for the 3rd Annual San Jose Team Hope Timed 10K Run/5K Walk on June 19th, 2021 at Campbell Park in Campbell.

Huntington's disease (HD) is a rare, fatal, genetic brain disorder that has the symptoms of ALS, Parkinson's and Alzheimers at the same time. There is NO CURE at this time. 41,000 Americans have the disease and 200,000+ live at risk for HD. HDSA's mission is to Improve the Lives of Everyone Affected by Huntington's and their families.

Create a team and fundraise for the nonprofit, Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA) San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate. By creating a team, you can help raise awareness about HD as well as raise vital funds to support the mission of the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA). HDSA works in local communities across the country by offering: 160+ Support Groups in local communities around the county. 60+ Social Workers across the country to provide help and hope to the HD community. 497Centers of Excellence which provide people with HD and their families comprehensive medical, psychological and social services, in addition to physical and occupational therapy and genetic testing and counseling. Educational resources for HD families, medical professionals and the general public.

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About HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE SOCIETY OF AMERICA - San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate

Location:

P. O. Box 280, Vacaville, CA 95625, US

Mission Statement

The Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA) is the premier nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of everyone affected by Huntington’s disease. The HDSA San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate provides support to the local Huntington's Disease (HD) community by hosting fundraisers, education days, outreach programs, HD clinics at Stanford University and University of California, San Francisco.

Description

From community services and education to advocacy and research, HDSA is the world’s leader in providing help for today and hope for tomorrow for people with Huntington’s disease and their families. HDSA's network of chapters, affiliates, HDSA Centers of Excellence, social workers and support groups provides a seamless connection for help, education and outreach to HD families and health care professionals across the United States.

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People with Disabilities
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WHEN

Sat Jun 19, 2021
07:00 AM - 11:00 AM  

WHERE

Gilliman Avenue & East Campbell AvenueCampbell, CA 95008

(37.277,-121.953)
 

SKILLS

  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • From February 2021 until June 19, the Team Leader will set a fundraising goal and recruit friends, family, co-workers to reach the goal.

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