During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

Find New Health Educators in School Websites

Save to Favorites

Melanoma Education Foundation

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 8 people are interested
Lives Saved
A middle school and high school student who found early melanomas because of the essons they received.

The opportunity involves searching high school and middle school websites to find contact information of new health educators. Detailed step by step instructions are provided.

Information is entered in an Excel spreadsheet and we then import the data into a large database followed by inviting the new educators to take advantage of our free online lessons and videos at https://www.melanomaeduation.net.

1 More opportunity with Melanoma Education Foundation

3 Reviews

About Melanoma Education Foundation

Location:

P.O. Box 2023, Peabody, MA 01960, US

Mission Statement

The Melanoma Education Foundation provides education about melanoma and self-examination of the skin to detect this common and deadly skin cancer at an early stage while it is curable.

Description

The Melanoma Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides melanoma videos and related resources to high school and middle school health educators and and students through the website https://www.melanomaeducation.net.

At last count over 1700 schools in all 50 states were utilizing our online videos to educate students about early self-detection and prevention of melanoma. The teacher-training video and student videos produced by MEF received Gold Triangle awards from the American Academy of Dermatology.

We also provide melanoma education to the general public through another website https://www.skincheck.org.

Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Healthcare
  • Teaching / Instruction

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 15
  • Approximately 4 hours per week, with opportunity to continue but no obligation..
  • Must have laptop or desktop with MS Excel installed or accessible onlline. Mac Numbers is also acceptable if MS Excel is not available. Willingness to dig deep in websites to find the needed information.

Report this opportunity