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Great things happen when you partner your abilities and talents with the Alzheimer’s Association. If you’re interested in volunteering for the Association, read through the opportunities below and email the contact person for the opportunities that most interest you.

Administrative Team

Description: Organize and prepare materials ahead of time for conferences, special events, Helpline packets and mailings. They also aid in the overall workflow of a chapter office.

Weekday Opportunities: Office administration (answering phones, preparing packets, labeling brochures, etc), conference or event administration (copying, data entry, mailing preparations), conference or event coordination (registration check-in, set up, hospitality).

Weekend Opportunities: conference and events.

Contact:
El Paso office - Susana Vargas at: susana.vargas@alz.org  

Helpline Team

Description: Provide support, encouragement, hope, and guidance through the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

Weekday Opportunities: Answer Helpline telephone calls and assist callers, compile and mail follow-up packets, make follow-up calls to previous callers.

Contact:
Susana Vargas at susana.vargas@alz.org

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Walk to End Alzheimer's

Description: Plan and execute annual Walks in our Chapter area. Assist with publicity, logistics, sponsorship, etc.

Weekday Opportunities: Plan and coordinate Fundraising activities.

Weekend opportunities: Day of event setup, tear-down, parking control, registration, etc.

Contact:
Susie Gorman at: susie.gorman@alz.org 

 

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Representative/Speaker's Bureau

Description: Represent and promote the Chapter at events, such as health fairs and Employee Giving drives in companies. Representatives distribute information, brochures and occasionally may give a short 3-5 minute talk about our work. Representatives will need access to a car and be willing and able to navigate local areas.

Weekday Opportunities: Companies typically conduct Employee Giving Drives in the fall, during working hours, so demand here is seasonal. However, as awareness of the disease increases, there may be additional need for speakers to present at church meetings, social clubs, schools, etc.

Contact:
Susana Vargas at susana.vargas@alz.org

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Special Events Team

Description: Plan and execute annual chapter Events. Assist with publicity, logistics, sponsorship and more.

Weekday Opportunities: Plan and coordinate the event.

Contact:
Susie Gorman at: susie.gorman@alz.org 


 

Alzheimer's Association

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