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Social Media Specialists Volunteer - Cooperstown

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Alzheimer's Association of Northeastern New York

The Longest Day

We are looking for a passionate committee member for The Longest Day (TLD), our annual "do-it-yourself" fundraising program! Shine a light with us to fight the darkness of Alzheimer's and all other dementia.

This volunteer position is for a Social Media Specialist with knowledge and understanding of online communication and marketing within various social media platforms.
The volunteer's role for TLD includes all or some of the following: attending monthly committee meetings (currently virtual) and manage the event's social media pages. Your Alzheimer's Association staff partner supports you throughout the program and is very flexible and happy to tailor your volunteer experience around your interests and schedule. We are currently 100% remote.

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About Alzheimer's Association of Northeastern New York

Location:

4 Pine West Plaza, Suite 405, Albany, NY 12205, US

Mission Statement

Our mission: To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease.

Description

The Northeastern New York Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association serves a 17-county area in the northeastern most corner of New York State. These counties cover over 15,000 square miles, representing approximately 30% of New York State, and are home to 1.5 million people. It is estimated that 40,000 of the friends and neighbors living in this area have Alzheimer’s disease. As is the fact across the country, almost 80% of all persons who have Alzheimer’s live at home and are cared for by a family caregiver and 1 out of 3 adults personally know someone with the disease. This means that there are approximately ½ million people in the northeastern region of New York who need education, information and referral services and approximately 24,000 family caregivers who need support, respite care and an array of tools to help them with this difficult task.

We pride ourselves for being here for our families and those who work with our families. To make sure that we are accessible we have an administrative office in Albany and 11 Point-of-Services located throughout the region, including Sidney, Delhi, Cooperstown, Glens Falls, Queensbury, Indian Lake, Hudson, Catskill, Johnstown, Amsterdam and Fort Edward.

Community
Computers & Technology
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

24 Lake St.Cooperstown, NY 13326

(42.70173,-74.92323)
 

SKILLS

  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO
  • Market Research / Analysis
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • Networking

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 4-5 Hours monthly

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