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More Than a Run, It's a Mission: Volunteer to Coordinate Our Veteran Charity Run!

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ORGANIZATION: 21 VETS INCORPORATED

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Calling all passionate leaders and running enthusiasts!

21 Vets, a non-profit dedicated to reducing veteran suicide rates, seeks a dedicated Volunteer Race Director and support team to join our team and lead the charge for our new annual charity run/walk. We will host this charity run in various locations across Florida. So if you are located in an area with a large population of Veteran supporters, please do not hesitate to apply.

About the Role:

In this exciting volunteer role, you will be the driving force behind a successful and impactful event. You will leverage your event management skills and passion for running to:

  • Develop and oversee the entire race plan: From route selection and permitting to logistics, vendor coordination, and volunteer recruitment.
  • Lead and motivate a team of volunteers: Delegate tasks, ensure smooth event operation, and foster a positive volunteer experience.
  • Manage event marketing and promotion: Create engaging campaigns to attract runners and garner community support.
  • Secure sponsorships and partnerships: Build relationships with businesses and organizations to increase event funding.
  • Ensure a safe and enjoyable race experience for all participants.

Why Volunteer with Us?

  • Make a real difference: Your leadership will directly translate into funds raised to support Veterans in need.
  • Combine your passions: Use your love for running and event management to create a positive impact.
  • Gain valuable experience: Develop your leadership, project management, and marketing skills.
  • Be part of a passionate community: Collaborate with a team dedicated to supporting Veterans.
  • Leave a lasting legacy: Help establish a successful annual event that benefits Veterans for years to come.

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in planning and coordinating running events.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Passion for supporting veterans and a desire to make a difference.
  • Familiarity with event management software and marketing tools (a plus).
  • Ability to manage budgets and track expenses.
  • Enthusiasm for running and a positive attitude.

How to Apply:

If you are a passionate leader with a love for running who wants to give back, we encourage you to apply! Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter explaining your interest in the role to 21Vets@mail.com and we will be in touch shortly.

Together, we can make a difference, one stride at a time!

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About 21 VETS INCORPORATED

Location:

4908 FAUNA DR, MELBOURNE, FL 32934, US

Mission Statement

Our vision is to reduce Veteran suicide rates nationwide through our patient-centered care programs tailored to the Veteran. Our mission is to enable Veterans to overcome their Invisible Wounds and live to fight another day.

Description

Under the 21 Vets model, our founder, Daniel J. Pippin, envisioned a revolutionary approach to the healthcare system and the direct needs of our Veterans. 21 Vets directly invests in our Nation’s heroes by providing timely, coordinated, co-located, and integrated Veteran-centered care options. We are proud to have a professional and volunteer staff that hold themselves accountable to the Veteran-centered approach which directly results in a more effective rehabilitation process. We are led and managed by a team of Veterans!

CAUSE AREAS

Crisis Support
Health & Medicine
Veterans & Military Families
Crisis Support, Health & Medicine, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

FL 32803

(28.55421,-81.34544)
 

SKILLS

  • Management
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Advertising
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16

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