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Walk to End Alzheimer's Event Chair

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Alzheimer's Association, Georgia Chapter, Coastal Georgia Region

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
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Position Overview:

The Event Chair serves as the volunteer leader for the planning and execution of Walk to End Alzheimer’s. This position is responsible for recruiting, training and leading an effective volunteer committee focused on raising revenue, increasing awareness and implementing all event activities.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Goal-driven and results-oriented.
  • Strong networking skills and knowledge of key individuals in the community.

Position Responsibilities:

  • With the help of the Staff Partner, recruit an Event Co-Chair, all Subcommittee Chair positions and assist in recruiting additional committee members. . This includes the planning and organizing of the Volunteer Kickoff Party and Committee Orientation. .
  • Work with the Staff Partner to establish committee meeting dates, times and locations.
  • Plan, lead and facilitate all committee meetings. This will include delegating responsibilities and tasks to committee members along with giving appropriate recognition for the work that is accomplished.
  • Maintain regular communication with Subcommittee Chairs, committee members and the Staff Partner to ensure everyone understands expectations and is on target to meet goals.
  • Work with staff partner to make certain there is a focus on engaging companies within the community.
  • Conduct a post-Walk debrief with committee members to determine ideas and areas of improvement for next year.

Committee Expectations:

  • Have a willingness to learn about and support the Alzheimer’s Association and its mission.
  • Make the necessary time commitment.
  • Complete the Partnership Agreement with the Staff Partner.
  • Be an active participant in our online community, Walk Central.
  • Participate in Walk Volunteer trainings.
  • Adhere to the Walk timeline and continually report progress to the Staff Partner.
  • Exhibit enthusiasm and show appreciation to your committee members when achieving event goals.

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About Alzheimer's Association, Georgia Chapter, Coastal Georgia Region

Location:

201 Television Circle, Savannah, GA 31406, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

Alzheimer's Association The Alzheimer's Association, Georgia Chapter, Coastal Georgia Area Office, offers assistance to the community through its programs and services. We are here to assist families with the challenges of coping with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. The following programs and services are a just a few ways we can help: Information and Resources, Care Consultation, Education and Training, Support Group Meetings, Safe Return Program, Alzheimer's Disease 24 Hour Helpline, Lending Library, Caring Closet. Please call us for more information or come by our office for additional assistance. Helpline 800-272-3900; www.alz.org/georgia. Volunteer/Donate/Advocate

Community
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Customer Service
  • Group Facilitation
  • Management
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • An expected 4-8 hours/month
  • Able to be reached via phone call, text, or email, and responds reliably.

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