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Interested in joining our 1,500 volunteers?


Achieving our vision of a world without Alzheimer’s disease would not be possible without the invaluable service of over 1,500 dedicated and passionate volunteers. Whether you can donate a couple of hours or make a more significant time commitment, please submit a volunteer application to help us match up your skills and interests.

  • Assist with planning, implementing and coordinating one of our fundraising events or fill one of our critical “day of event” volunteer positions.
  • Support our administrative team with various office tasks such as data entry, research, IT assistance and front desk reception.
  • Provide Alzheimer’s awareness and support throughout our 96 counties as a Faith Outreach Ambassador, Community Educator, Community Representative or Support Group Leader.
  • Work side by side with our team, providing direct client services through one of our many positions such as Helpline Specialist, Early Stage Program Leader or Let's Talk Call Volunteer.

Volunteer Opportunities List

Create your volunteer profile today
 

Additional Ways to Be Involved

Day-of-Event Volunteer Intern/Student Opportunities
Young Ambassadors Become an Advocate
Faith Outreach Ambassador Participate in Research
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Day-of-Event Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Walk to End Alzheimer's. Volunteer registration for 2018 is open! Register to volunteer for one of the events!

 

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Intern/Student Opportunities

The Alzheimer's Association Greater Missouri Chapter is truly excited to be part of a student's educational experience by providing real-world experience working for a not-for-profit organization and the opportunity to learn and contribute to our vision of a world without Alzheimer’s. We value everything our interns contribute and, in return, want to create a learning environment and exposure to:

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Young Ambassadors

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Mix, mingle and help end Alzheimer’s—Serve as a local Young Ambassador for the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Missouri Chapter!

The Young Ambassadors are a group of young professionals (18 to 40 years of age) personally impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and passionate about helping light the way to the first survivor. Members receive ongoing training and serve as Alzheimer’s Ambassadors in their professional and social circles.

In addition to our existing group in St. Louis, we are now forming new Young Ambassador groups in Springfield and Columbia. Members participate in local YA social events, chapter volunteer opportunities and support the YA’s local Walk and Longest Day team fundraising efforts. Members also select one of three subcommittees to support:

  • Membership/Recruitment

  • Fundraising/Special Events

  • Communication/Advocacy

Our Mission: The Young Ambassadors are a diverse group of emerging leaders dedicated to advancing the efforts of ending Alzheimer's and related dementia disorders. We accomplish this through advocating for the cause throughout the region, raising funds to donate to research, and attracting new members to volunteer for our cause.

Our Vision: A world without Alzheimer’s

Join One of Our Three Regional Groups
 
Step 1) Complete the chapter volunteer application online to express your interest in Young Ambassadors. 
 
Step 2) After you have completed your volunteer application, please email your local group to inquire about the next new member meeting date and time.
Springfield: Email: 417YA@ALZ.ORG
The group meets every third Monday from 6 to 7 p.m. from January to December. New YA member orientations take place quarterly (January, April, July and October) at the Association (3645 South Avenue, Springfield, MO 65807).
Visit our Facebook page for upcoming meeting dates, times and locations.

  • Brochure pending

  • Events Pending

Columbia: Email: COMOYA@ALZ.ORG
The group meets every third Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. from January to December. New YA member orientations take place quarterly (January, April, July and October) at the Association (2609 West Broadway, Suite 119, Columbia, MO 65201).
Visit our Facebook page @COMOYAALZ for upcoming meeting dates, times and locations and upcoming events.

  • Brochure pending

  • Events Pending

St. Louis:  Email: STLYA@ALZ.ORG
The group meets every third Wednesday from January to December. New YA member orientations take place quarterly (January, April, July and October) at the Association (9370 Olive Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63132). 
Visit our Facebook page @STLYAALZ for upcoming meeting dates, times and locations.

  • Brochure pending

  • Events Pending

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Participate in Research

Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch® is a free, easy-to-use clinical studies matching service that generates customized lists of studies based on user-provided information. You can easily see what studies you may qualify for. Our continually updated database contains more than 250 studies, including both pharmacological (drug) and non-pharmacological (non-drug) studies being conducted at sites across the country and online.

We need your help to advance research.
Individuals with dementia or those who are at risk of developing it, caregivers and healthy volunteers with no dementia issues are needed today to help advance Alzheimer's research.

By participating in clinical research, you can help to accelerate progress and provide valuable insight into potential treatments and methods of prevention. Without the participation of people like you, finding a cure is nearly impossible.

Learn more about TrialMatch here!  

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