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Special Events Volunteer - Arthritis Foundation (Orlando & Jacksonville)

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ORGANIZATION: Arthritis Foundation - Florida

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"Champion of Yes" Volunteers
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Arthritis Foundation- Jacksonville & Orlando
Special Events Volunteer Opportunity

The Arthritis Foundation is seeking an energetic and passionate special events and development volunteer to assist with the planning, organization, coordination, development and growth of the Arthritis Foundation’s special events in the Orlando and Jacksonville community, including the 2024 Orlando Jingle Bell Run and the 2024 Walk to Cure Arthritis in Jacksonville.

Our team of dedicated professionals and volunteers are leading the fight for the arthritis community and helping to conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science, and building community connections.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct market and prospect research
  • Silent auction procurement and management
  • Solicitation of in-kind event donations
  • Event planning, coordination and execution
  • Volunteer recruitment and coordination
  • Assist event committee with resources, scheduling meetings, meeting notes, etc.
  • Assist in working with event teams and sponsors
  • Cultivation and stewardship of constituents and donors
  • Attend and participate in fundraising event related activities and meetings (may be virtual)
  • Promote the Arthritis Foundation’s mission throughout the community
  • Assist with administrative projects as needed

Requirements:

  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access
  • Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work in a group and independently
  • Must have reliable transportation

The Special Events internship is a remote volunteer opportunity, but you must live in the Orlando or the Jacksonville area. Part-time and full-time options are available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed. This is an unpaid volunteer/career experience opportunity.

For consideration please send cover letter and resume to marmitage@arthritis.org.

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About Arthritis Foundation - Florida

Location:

9500 Koger Blvd N, Suite #102, St Petersburg, FL 33702, US

Mission Statement

The Arthritis Foundation is boldly pursuing a cure for America's #1 cause of disability while championing the fight against arthritis with life-changing resources, science, advocacy and community connections.

Description

What We Do: Conquer Arthritis

By advancing research, advocacy and disease management support, the Arthritis Foundation helps you navigate the many challenges arthritis brings. You can easily make powerful connections that lead to real, meaningful change.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Children & Youth, Health & Medicine, People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Orlando, FL 32801

(28.54167,-81.37569)
 

SKILLS

  • Event Planning / Management
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • Networking
  • Organization
  • Project Management

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18

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