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Walk to End Alzheimer's with The Alzheimer's Association New York City Chapter

 

Walk to End Alzheimer's with The Alzheimer's Association New York City Chapter

The Alzheimer's Association's Mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

They are currently seeking volunteers for 4 different Walk to End Alzheimer's walks throughout New York City in Queens, Staten Island, Manhattan, and Brooklyn. There are a variety of volunteer roles available, listed below, and most of the shifts will run from 7:30AM-11:00AM, except for the volunteers setting up the day before and those breaking down after the event.

WHERE AND WHEN:
- Saturday, October 7, Queens, Little Bay Park, Cross Island Pkwy, Whitestone, NY 11357
- Saturday, October 14, Staten Island, Clove Lakes Park 1150 Clove Rd, Staten Island, NY 10301
- Saturday, October 28, Manhattan, South Street Seaport 199 Water St, New York, NY 10038
- Saturday, November 4, Brooklyn, Kingsborough Community College, 2001 Oriental Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11235

VOLUNTEER ROLES:
- Setup - day before the walk
- Setup - day of the walk
- Volunteer check-in
- Marking route
- Greeters
- Parking/directing cars (this role not in Manhattan)
- Walker check-in/registration
- T-shirt runner
- Champions Club check-in/area
- Promise garden
- Food and beverage
- Top team area
- Team meeting area
- Team photos
- Sponsors area
- Marshals, checking route
- SAG walker
- Cheering
- Fun zone
- Breakdown

TO APPLY:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please reach out to Taraneh Ansari via email at tansari@alz.org.

*This is not a New York Cares project.

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The Alzheimer’s Association works on a global, national and local level to provide care and support for all those affected by Alzheimer’s and other dementias. We are here to help. Their mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.