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ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION INC

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Join Arthritis Foundation, Local Leadership Board in Metro DC as a Volunteer Engagement Chair.

Volunteer Engagement Chairs build a diverse volunteer base to support annual plans and goals, provide connection between volunteers, and lead onboarding efforts to ensure that volunteers are engaged and have the resources necessary to be successful in their role and make an impact in the arthritis community.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Recruit and lead a committee that effectively supports the activities to build a diverse volunteer base.
  • Develop plan to identify, vet, recruit, and retain volunteers necessary to support all fundraising and mission activities locally.
  • Lead the onboarding process for new Local Leadership Board members.
  • Implement or support the onboarding, orientation and training process for local volunteers.
  • Ensure volunteer base reflects the diversity of the communities as well as the necessary mix of skills and experiences to achieve the annual plan of the market.
  • Establish and foster current connections with fraternal or civic organizations to build volunteer capacity.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Relevant professional experience and accomplishments in career and/or extensive personal experience and accomplishments within arthritis community
  • Experience working in a volunteer leadership capacity and volunteering in the community
  • Commitment to and understanding of the mission and vision of the Arthritis Foundation
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and passion for improving the lives of people with arthritis
  • Natural affinity for cultivating relationships, working with diverse individuals, and influencing others.

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About ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION INC

Location:

Home Office, 1355 PEACHTREE ST NE STE 600, ATLANTA, GA 30309, US

Mission Statement

The Arthritis Foundation is boldly pursuing a cure for America's #1 cause of disability while championing the fight against arthritis with life-changing resources, science, advocacy and community connections.

Description

The Arthritis Foundation helps people impacted by arthritis and related diseases live their best life by creating a powerful network of support through shared experiences, empowering information and meaningful connections. Whether it’s online or in person, we are all working together to promote life-changing resources and research, to push for change and to create community connections that welcome, inform and uplift. This is what makes our community of millions thrive and why we are all Champions of Yes.

Board Development
Community
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Rockville, MD 20850

(39.084,-77.15278)
 

SKILLS

  • Professional Development
  • Recruiting
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach
  • Resource Development / Management
  • Networking

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • RECOMMENDED TERM: Two-year term, renewable for one additional term ANTICIPATED TIME COMMITMENT: 5-10 hours per month, depending on local activity

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