University of Denver

American Cancer Society

Contact Person:

Cristina Johnson phone: 7205245450

Agency Description:

Our mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight to a world without cancer


Organization Type:

Healthcare, Mental Health and/or Disabilities |


Seeking Volunteer Leaders for Breast Cancer 5K |

Volunteer Opportunity

Seeking Volunteer Leaders for Breast Cancer 5K

Description: We are currently looking for volunteer leaders to serve on our event planning committee and subcommittees. These volunteers play a crucial role in the planning and support of our Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K event that happens in October in Greenwood Village. Last yer our event welcomed 3,800 walkers and raised $250,000.

Areas of focus include: Community Engagement, Corporate Engagement, Social Media Management, Event Logistics, Volunteer Management, Multicultural Engagement, and University Engagement.

Requirements for volunteers: Time Commitment: Event Planning Committee - yearlong commitment, monthly meetings Event Planning Subcommittees - no monthly meetings required, tasks can be done on your own schedule, requires strong communication via phone, email, or in person with your subcommittee leader

Interview is required. Must be able to attend our event on Sunday, October 22, 2017. Self-motivated and passionate about our mission. Perfect for someone looking to add leadership skills with a large organization to their resume

Number of Volunteers Needed: 20
Time Commitment: Ongoing Event
Instructions for Registering for this Opportunity: If you are interested, please email Cristina Johnson at

Availability: Weekday - No | Weekend: Yes | Morning: No | Evening: Yes | Afternoon: No
Expires on: October 22 2017
Is Public Transportation Available: Yes

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