Events Committee Volunteer

Purpose

The events volunteer committee is responsible for ongoing planning, review, and recommendations for fundraising events. The Northwest Sarcoma Foundation is looking for enthusiastic and passionate volunteers to assist with their events. As an events committee volunteer, you are given the opportunity to work on rewarding projects, meet new people, and aid in building a Sarcoma Community in the Pacific Northwest. Events can range from fundraising dinners, Swing for Sarcoma golf tournament, Dragonslayer walks, etc.

 

Time Commitment

One hour, every other month – currently set on the 2nd Thursday, 6 - 7 p.m. as a virtual Zoom meeting. Please inquire with Jo McNeal about the meeting schedule and the next meeting opportunity. Possibly more frequent as event dates near. Day-of-event volunteer commitment ranges from 4-6 hours. Other support may vary depending on the area of interest. We are asking for a minimum six-month commitment for an event committee member.

 

Committee Structure

Three – five members, one being the Executive Director and a Board member.

 

Locations

Zoom meetings will be set every other month in the evenings. A Zoom link will be provided to you when joining the committee.

 

Qualifications

All volunteers must be dependable, pleasant natured, and can problem solve. In addition, you must demonstrate enthusiasm, passion, and the desire to better the Northwest Sarcoma community. Knowledge of event planning or a desire to learn is highly recommended.

 

Training

Training and instructions will be provided. In addition, Executive Director and NWSF staff are available to answer questions.