There are many ways you can support the local fight and join other friendly volunteers committed to fighting pancreatic cancer. Whether you have ten minutes or are looking for a more extensive commitment, we have a role for you. Our volunteers focus on several key areas: raising general awareness, media, education and outreach to healthcare professionals, advocacy and fundraising and awareness events. Learn more.
To learn more about volunteer opportunities, or about the local effort, please email Allison Whisman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are looking to fill the following volunteer positions in Indianapolis:
Volunteer Chair: Recruits new people to volunteer with the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network in Indianapolis.
Donor and Corporate Ambassador: Leads the affiliate fundraising effort through identification, engagement and solicitation of prospective supporters including event teams, companies, healthcare institutions, families and individuals in the local community.
Community Engagement Chair: Engages the local community by bringing pancreatic cancer awareness to the public and directing those recently diagnosed to the organization.
Social Media Administrator - Leverages local social media platforms (primarily Facebook and Twitter) to create awareness for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and local affiliate events and activities.
Team Ambassador – Engages and cultivates relationships with PurpleStride team captains to motivate and strengthen their fundraising and recruitment efforts.
PurpleLight Chair - Leads the effort to plan and coordinate the local affiliate’s PurpleLight event to help create awareness and honor those facing pancreatic cancer.
Advocacy Chair – Mobilizes local advocates to educate elected officials about our legislative priorities with a focus on increasing federal funding for pancreatic cancer research.
Together, we can know it, fight it, and end it!