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Serve as a committee member for the Chautauqua Walk to End Alzheimer's

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ORGANIZATION: Alzheimer's Association Western New York

We are looking for passionate committee members for the Chautauqua Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the Alzheimer’s Association’s #1 fundraising program! Use your personal and professional talents to advance the fight against Alzheimer's disease and all other dementia at our October 2022 Walk!

There are lots of ways to put your interests and skills toward a great cause. Through planning the event experience, recruiting new teams, bringing on new sponsors, or helping returning teams reach new fundraising goals. We need your help to grow our reach and spread awareness.

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.

Ideal volunteers would have some of these traits: Enjoy connecting with people, passionate about ending Alzheimer's, enthusiastic, creative, comfortable talking on the phone and a willingness to participate in or co-host events.

Monthly commitment: Approximately 3-5 hours per month. This will vary depending on the month, and as mentioned above, we are flexible!

*Feel free to reach out to Walk Manager, Maddie Weitz, at mrweitz@alz.org for more information*

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About Alzheimer's Association Western New York

Location:

6215 Sheridan Drive, Suite 100, Amherst, NY 14221, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is 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 is a world without Alzheimer’s.

Description

We provide programs and services to those with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia and their families. The Western New York Chapter serves all eight counties of WNY including Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming. We provide care consultations, a 24-hour helpline (1.800.272.3900), safety services, early stage programs, and education programs for caregivers, healthcare professionals and the general public. The Alzheimer's Association is also the largest nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research. Together, we are elevating research, public policy, and awareness to unprecedented levels in pursuit of better treatments, a cure of a way to prevent Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Seniors
Sports & Recreation
Community, Seniors, Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

NY-5 & Point Dr WDunkirk, NY 14048

(42.4795,-79.33393)
 

SKILLS

  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Customer Service
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills

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