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ORGANIZATION: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Michigan Chapter

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Set Up - unloading truck, setting up tables/chairs, hanging banners/signs, staking outside
down, etc.
Set Up (Lantern Assembly) - Assist with assembly of lanterns and set up for event
Greeters- welcome participants, hand out map of walk route/schedule of activities and
encourage online registrations
Donation Collection - Accept walker collection envelopes, assist with any questions and
screenings
Lantern Distribution- assemble lanterns and hand out to walkers as well as t-shirts
Kids Zone- help with games, monitor inflatables, etc
Reason to Believe - Assist in tent area and help with on-site activation
Health & Safety- help ensure COVID protocols are followed, hand out masks, refill sanitizer
as needed, help with general sanitization of all areas
Volunteer Check-in - Help volunteers check in and receive proper instructions and t-shirt
Route Patrol- monitor each crosswalk to ensure walkers follow safety precautions, crossing
with light etc, cheering on walkers
Mission Tent- hand out survivor t-shirts, giving out information about patient services
Survivor Area- clearing out participants, ushering survivors into the circle during opening
ceremony
Remembrance Area- restock candles and other supplies and encourage entrance
VIP Concierge- VIP treatment to top teams; pick up t-shirts so they don't stand in line, get
lanterns from lantern tent, making sure they have food etc
Clean Up- bag and remove all trash, break down empty boxes, take trash to dumpsters,
remove signage, reload truck, break down tables/chairs etc

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About Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Michigan Chapter

Location:

1471 E. 12 Mile Rd, Madison Heights, MI 48071, US

Mission Statement

The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

We work tirelessly to find cures and ensure patients can access the lifesaving treatments they need. When someone experiences the fear and uncertainty of a blood cancer diagnosis, we provide hope, compassion, education and support. Our impact is felt beyond blood cancer. The breakthrough treatments we helped advance for blood cancers are now improving the lives of people affected by many types of cancer.

Description

Volunteers are our partners in the crusade to end cancer.

In 2017, LLS volunteers made a significant impact while selflessly dedicating their time and talent to achieve our mission. With countless ways to engage, from fundraising to providing patient support, our volunteers are changing the landscape of cancer.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Michigan Chapter was founded in 1989 to serve residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The chapter serves the entire state with offices in Madison Heights and Grand Rapids.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Health & Medicine
Children & Youth, Community, Health & Medicine

WHEN

Thu Sep 29, 2022
09:00 AM - 09:00 PM

WHERE

1 Hart PlazaDetroit, MI 48226

(42.32802,-83.04489)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Set up can occur as volunteer is free before the event starts at 6:00 pm. Clean up will start as the event concludes at 9:00 pm. All other volunteers will be working during the event from 6:00-9:00pm just let me know what role you are interested in.

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