When you become a member of the Relay For Life committee, you become an American Cancer Society volunteer. You, along with your fellow committee members are producing an event that will positively impact the lives of people in your community. By helping raise cancer awareness and money, you and everyone involved in Relay For Life are fighting back against cancer. Relay For Life is a community-owned, volunteer-driven event. Your staff partner is your coach and your resource.
As a Relay For Life Committee Member:
Plan on attending all committee meetings.
Recruit help! As your event grows, you will need sub-committees.
Assist other committee members when asked.
Attend Society trainings about your committee position
Recruit teams! This is the key to a successful Relay
Have a team of your own or be a team member.
Attend the wrap-up meeting to brainstorm how to improve next year’s event.
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About the Organization
Our Mission Statement: The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service. ------------What is Relay For Life? The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is a life-changing event which brings people together to celebrate the lives of those who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and empower individuals and communities to fight back against a disease that takes too much.
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