Featured Volunteer Needs – June 2019

RIS Volunteers
RIS depends on volunteers to make our mission a reality. Current volunteer opportunities include:

March in a Parade to Raise Sarcoma Cancer Awareness

Do you enjoy a good parade? Always wanted to ride in a convertible, wave and throw candy to the crowds? You have two upcoming opportunities:

Thursday, June 13, 5:00 p.m. - Fridley 49er's Days Parade - right in our own backyard (RIS Office is in Fridley).

Sunday, July 14, noon - Rein in Sarcoma will be marching in the Monticello Riverfest Days Parade.

Let us know if you'd like to join us.  Contact Kraig Kuusinen by email.

Public Relations and Marketing Committee

Marketing Committee Member -
Rein in Sarcoma’s Marketing Committee members will develop detailed plans, content and make sure that our marketing tools follow the organization’s brand. Marketing tools include but are not limited to: website, newsletter, social media, videos, merchandise, and print materials.

For more information about this volunteer position contact Connie Dow at Ph: 844-727-2662 ext 3 or by email.

Apply for this position at: New Volunteer Form

Patient and Family Support Committee

Rein in Sarcoma is looking for compassionate volunteers to help us better serve the needs of sarcoma patients and their loved ones. Our Patient and Family Support Committee reaches out to sarcoma patients and their loved ones by providing peer-to-peer mentoring, organizing social gatherings for those affected by sarcoma, providing gift bags for newly diagnosed and relapsed sarcoma patients, and by providing informational notebooks about sarcoma with hospital resources for sarcoma patients. This committee has monthly meetings and attends gatherings throughout the year.

For more information about this volunteer position contact Connie Dow at Ph: 844-727-2662 ext 3 or by email.

Apply for this position at: New Volunteer Form

Red Flags Committee

The Rein in Sarcoma Red Flags Committee is looking for volunteers who can help get the word out and educate the public about sarcoma cancers. This committee works with the Sarcoma Scholars, updates  the Patient Starter Notebook, attends medical conferences and other events to educate attendees about sarcoma cancers. Volunteers for the Red Flags Committee will attend events and meetings throughout the year.

For more information about this volunteer position contact Connie Dow at Ph: 844-727-2662 ext 3 or by email.