Sunday, June 12, 2011

Wanted: Public Relations Associate (Volunteer)

Let's put our collective creative minds to work!
We are currently seeking a Virtual Public Relations Volunteer Team. This opportunity is perfect for a group of Public Relations Students as a class project, recent grads or interns seeking to develop their resumes in the field of  public relations, marketing and promotions.

 Stevie JoEllie's Cancer Care Fund is a thyroid cancer awareness, access to care and free supportive services for thyroid cancer patients and survivors project of United Charitable Programs Inc., a 501(c)3 Public Charity.

Thyroid cancer is the fastest increasing newly diagnosed cancer in America today regardless of age, sex, race or ethnic background. Women are 3 times more likely to be diagnosed and childhood cancer survivors are also at an increased risk of developing the condition later in life.
We are a 100% volunteer run program. Our goal is to raise a minimum of $100, 000 dollars quaterly to fund our access to care grant program and organize an annual thyroid cancer survivors reunion each year during September the national thyroid cancer awareness month.

To that end we have launched the 10,000 Strong Against Thyroid Cancer Campaing and Fundraising initiative. We are seeking a VOLUNTEER public relations and social media marketing team to help us get the word out about our efforts, programs, services and fundraisig campaign but more importantly to help us recruit volunteers accross all age groups nationwide.


Public Relations: Excellent Communication Skills. Graphic and Web Design Experience. Social Media Marketing Knowledge/Experience. Previous work with nonprofits desired but not necessary.

  • the ability to communicate clearly
  • creativity 
  • initiative 
  • good judgement 
  • an outgoing personality 
  • self confidence
Writing, problem solving, decision making and research skills are a must.
The ability to work on a team is also important.

In a perfect world a Public Relations and Marketing Firm would provide pro-bono services for Stevie JoEllie's Cancer Care Fund six months to a year. This volunteer opportunity is perfect for a team of public relations  students as a class project!

For more information please email

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