The Community Outreach Coordinator is responsible for the performance and success of fundraising events to meet revenue goals and program activities to serve constituents in the southern counties of the East Central Iowa Chapter territory to include but not limited to Johnson, Washington and Iowa Counties. Through outreach efforts including community presentations, marketing and volunteer engagement, the Community Outreach Coordinator will increase concern and awareness for Alzheimer's disease.
Essential Job Functions
-Plan and execute the Walk to End Alzheimer's in Iowa City to include team captain and participant recruitment and retention; sponsor cultivation and solicitation; promotion and marketing activities; volunteer recruitment and management; and all event logistics and evaluation.
-Works collaboratively with the dedicated walk staff to plan and implement a centralized Walk to End Alzheimer's plan.
-Assist the Manager of Community Outreach with recruitment, solicitation, logistics and promotion of other special event activities as needed.
-Maintains an annual calendar of events, timelines and milestones; creates work plans for each event.
Programs & Services
-Implement Common Program Plan programs and services in the southern counties in the East Central Iowa Chapter service area.
-Market core services and programs of the Alzheimer's Association (Helpline, website, care consultation, educational programs, support groups, etc.)
-Research and identify emerging dementia-related community needs to be addressed.
-Identify, recruit, train and manage high impact volunteers who will assist the organization in increasing concern and awareness as well as growing revenue.
-Network and develop collaborative initiatives in education, public awareness and family assistance with other organizations.
-Represent the East Central Iowa Chapter at public events, health fairs, conferences, workshops, and media events in the Iowa City area as designated.
-Research and provide input to grants and other community funding opportunities.
-Implement Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month activities that are strategically aligned and outcome focused throughout the southern portion of the East Central Iowa Chapter territory.
-Serve as Chapter contact and advisor to student organizations at the University of Iowa.
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Alzheimer's Association, National Office
225 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60601
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer
and we appreciate your interest in the Alzheimer's Association.