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Greater Los Angeles Great Strides

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ORGANIZATION: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Southern California Chapter - LA Branch



QUICK OVERVIEW

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will be hosting its annual Greater Los Angeles Great Strides 5k walk in Santa Monica at Crescent Bay Park on May 21st, 2022. We need volunteers on the day of the event to help the event run smoothly.



IMPACT

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's largest national fundraising event has supported the Foundation's mission to cure cystic fibrosis and raise awareness for this rare, genetic, life-shortening disease that makes it difficult to breathe and shorten lives.

Great Strides provides a fantastic opportunity for family, friends, students, and colleagues to come together and make a difference in the lives of people with CF. The event harnesses the power of people with a shared vision and encourages collaboration, team building, and leadership, as we collectively take steps to find a cure.



VOLUNTEER ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

We are looking for 20 volunteers. Tasks include set up/tear down, greeting and registering participants, marking the walk route, managing food/water stations, etc.



REQUIREMENTS

All participants must register online and sign the required event waiver prior to the event.



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

There are multiple shifts available, we can work with your schedule.

All volunteers participating in this volunteer opportunity should adhere to the health and safety guidelines outlined here: https://www.laworks.com/health-and-safety.

By clicking "Sign Up," I acknowledge that I am aware and understand that I am signing up for Activities that may be inherently dangerous and may expose me to a variety of foreseen and unforeseen hazards and risks including exposure to Coronavirus Disease 2019 ("COVID-19"). The Activities may involve a degree of contact with clients who need assistance and other volunteers who may be carriers of COVID-19 and that personal protective equipment may not be available for my use and/or effective against preventing transmission of COVID-19 whether as a result of my own actions or otherwise.

By clicking "Sign Up," I acknowledge that I am voluntarily participating in the Activities and have considered those risks. I hereby expressly and specifically assume such risks, including any and all risk of injury, illness, harm, or loss that I may incur as a result of my participation in the Activities. I hereby fully and forever release and discharge L.A. Works from, and expressly waive, any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature, either in law or in equity, that may arise from my participation in the Activities.



1 Shift
Available spots are approximations

  • Sat May 21, 2022 - 07:00 AM to 01:00 PM - Spots available: 10+
    Santa Monica CA 90405 US

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About Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Southern California Chapter - LA Branch

Location:

4929 Wilshire Blvd Ste. 760, Los Angeles, CA 90010, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatment, and ensuring access to high-quality, specialized care.

Description

The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatment, and ensuring access to high-quality, specialized care.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Health & Medicine

WHEN

Sat May 21, 2022
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

Santa Monica, CA 90405

(34.00975,-118.46596)
 

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