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Volunteers Needed to Cheer on 5k Run/Walk Participants at Pancreatic Cancer Fundraising Event

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ORGANIZATION: Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Researc

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help cheer on 5k run/walk participants fundraising for pancreatic cancer support and awareness on October 23, 2022 at the Wilson Plaza on the UCLA Campus. This is a perfect volunteer opportunity for teen and adult groups! We can provide volunteer/community service letters if needed.

The 25th annual Los Angeles Cancer Challenge is a Halloween-themed family-friendly charity event at the UCLA campus that benefits the Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Research. The Hirshberg Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for pancreatic cancer and improving early detection methods.

Invite your friends and family to come out, dress up for Halloween, and make this magical event the best one yet! By volunteering your time, you are making a difference in the fight against pancreatic cancer!

If you have any questions or interested in volunteering as a group, please feel free to contact our volunteer coordinator Joselyn at Volunteer@pancreatic.org

To sign up, please go to www.lacancerchallenge.com and click the Volunteer button or go to http://support.pancreatic.org/site/PageServer?pagename=lacc_volunteer_2022

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About Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Location:

2990 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064, US

Mission Statement

Founded in 1997, the Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research is a national, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing pancreatic cancer research, and providing information, resources and support to pancreatic cancer patients and their families.

Description

The Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research is focused on finding a cure for pancreatic cancer, and empowering the patients and families whose lives are touched by this disease. The foundation funds groundbreaking scientific research, provides patient education and support, and sustains hope that this cancer will be eradicated once and for all.

Our Mission:

  • Find a cure for pancreatic cancer, in honor of Ron Hirshberg and the thousands of people who are diagnosed with this disease each year.
  • Create a premier pancreatic cancer center where the most advanced treatment options and comprehensive support services are available, all in one place.

  • Earn recognition as the leading resource for information about pancreatic cancer, and support for patients and their families.

  • Fund new projects and programs designed to improve patient care, treatment and, ultimately, pancreatic cancer survival rates.

  • Integrate and unite generations through participating in physical fitness events, while creating public awareness and raising money to find a cure.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

Sun Oct 23, 2022
07:00 AM - 11:30 AM

WHERE

120 Westwood PlazaLos Angeles, CA 90095

(34.07286,-118.44406)
 

SKILLS

  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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