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ORGANIZATION: Nuerofibromatosis NE

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NF Northeast is very excited to host our 14th annual walk/run at Lake Quannapowitt in Wakefield, MA!! Help is appreciated on the days leading up to the event, or come join the fun and volunteer on the day of! Whatever you can offer, we are grateful for. Volunteer hours can be used in a variety of ways, such as set-up, registration, selling merchandise, water stations, clean-up, all the while cheering on the runners and walkers while you do it!!

NF Northeast is a non-profit organization whose mission is to bring hope to those affected by Neurofibromatosis and allied disorders. Patients and families are at the heart of NF Northeast's mission. We provide advocacy, support, and awareness while promoting research and enhanced clinical care.

3 Shifts

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  • Sun May 22, 2022 - morning / 07:30 AM to 11:45 AM
    Volunteers needed for set-up, registration, water station and cheering, merch sales, finish line, clean-up
  • Sat May 21, 2022 - afternoon / 04:00 PM to 04:45 PM
    Time is somewhat TBD. We will need help loading cases of water and supplies into trucks for the day of the event.
  • Sat May 21, 2022 - afternoon / 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM
    Exact time TBD. Volunteers will help load water and supplies into trucks to be brought to event site.
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About Nuerofibromatosis NE

Location:

9 BEDFORD STREET, BURLINGTON, MA 01803, US

Mission Statement

Our Vision: A world where the burden of neurofibromatosis does not exist. Our Mission: To bring hope to those affected by neurofibromatosis and allied disorders. Patients and families are at the heart of NF Northeast’s mission. We provide advocacy, support, and awareness while promoting research and enhanced clinical care.

Description

Neurofibromatosis Northeast is a non profit 501(c)(3) organization incorporated in 1988.
In recent years the name Neurofibromatosis Northeast was adopted to better describe the area we serve: Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. Through support of NF Clinics including Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston Children’s Hospital and Albany Medical Center we help provide services and resources for NF patients and families. We are dedicated to making neurofibromatosis a household word and have recently launched a comprehensive public awareness campaign #TheWordIS.NFNE raises 70% of our funds at events, we receive no direct government support. We rely on corporations, foundations, and individuals.
NFNE is governed by a Board of Directors and grateful for our volunteers.
We participate in many annual events such as our Golf Classic, Golf Tournament, Coast to the Cure bike ride, Falmouth Road Race, Steps2Cure, and our Lake Quannapowitt walk.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Community
Advocacy & Human Rights, Children & Youth, Community

WHEN

Fri May 20, 2022 - Sun May 22, 2022
This opportunity has 3 shifts

WHERE

Lake Quannapowitt Dam, Wakfield, MAWakefield, MA 01880

(42.50394,-71.07234)
 

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