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ORGANIZATION: UPSTAGE LUNG CANCER INC

PR, Media Relations

About Upstage Lung Cancer www.UpstageLungCancer.org

Upstage Lung Cancer (ULC) is a non-profit based in Boston. Our organization is unique in using the performing arts to raise lung cancer awareness, fight the stigma associated with this disease, and fundraise for early detection research. Our mission is to invest in the most cutting-edge lung cancer research. Recently, we’ve been looking for ways to expand our efforts, particularly with PR & Advertising. Currently, we have someone who manages our digital marketing efforts. We are looking for a volunteer to complement these digital efforts by bringing their own experience in Public Relations in traditional media, writing and distributing press releases, creating speaking opportunities and who can help communicate with our audience through unpaid sources. We’re hoping to have someone who’ll feel it adds meaning to their lives to join our efforts to make a difference in the course of lung cancer, and help change the lives of thousands of people with lung cancer.

Some Desired Qualifications

  • Flexible time to commit each week. When events occur, 3-4 hours per week, other times less.
  • Execute and oversee media outreach for ULC performances and podcasts to help increase audiences Having know
  • Work with our Communications Committee and our digital marketer to identify PR opportunities
  • Good project management and planning skills.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to work with a warm and dedicated group of volunteer Board members
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
For more information, please reach out to Hildy Grossman at hildyyg@gmail.com.

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About UPSTAGE LUNG CANCER INC

Location:

PO BOX 844, BROOKLINE, MA 02446, US

Mission Statement

Upstage Lung Cancer is a nonprofit organization presenting educational concert programs, video podcasts and blogs to promote lung cancer early detection research, public education and patient advocacy. Our mission is to promote awareness, advance understanding, and remove the social stigma of lung cancer and also to raise funds for research and innovation in early detection and diagnosis of lung cancer .

Description

We founded Upstage Lung Cancer (ULC) 14 years ago to help lung cancer patients benefit from the early detection that saves lives from the #1 cancer killer. ULC has invested over $3 million in early detection research through partnerships with LUNGevity Foundation, GO2 Foundation, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and MIT’s Koch Institute. We have a national presence through memberships in LungCAN, National Lung Cancer Roundtable, ASCO and IASLC. We collaborate with other advocacy organizations to support our mission to educate and spread awareness, remove stigma and invest in the most cutting-edge early detection lung cancer research. We are unique in using music and the performing arts to reach new and wide-ranging audiences via our presence on YouTube and social media.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Health & Medicine
Arts & Culture, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Public Relations
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO
  • Graphic Design
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Social Media / Blogging

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Flexible time commitment

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