Event Planning Volunteer Lead | American Red Cross of Omaha Council Bluffs Metro | SHARE Omaha

American Red Cross of Omaha Council Bluffs Metro

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Year Founded:
1881
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Jill Orton
Main Address:
2912 S 80th Ave.
Omaha, NE 68124
Dewey Location
3838 Dewey Ave
Omaha, NE 68105
West O
729 N. 132nd Street
Omaha, NE 68154
Volunteer Opportunity:

Event Planning Volunteer Lead

Event Planning Volunteer Lead Assist the Development team with planning fundraising events. Takes a leadership role in planning the logistics of event execution.

Responsibilities
Take a leadership role in planning logistics of Red Cross special events.
Supervise event volunteers; Assist with event execution, including working with event venue, caterer, coordinating auction, volunteer support and community outreach.
Cultivate, solicit and steward Red Cross support through donated auction items, ticket sales and sponsorship opportunities.
Prepare the event program in a timely manner, including developing scripts for event presenters.
Coordinate all day-of logistics, including timeline, supervising event volunteers, and more.
May chair nomination committee at a Real Heroes Breakfast. Duties may include contacting nominator and nominee for Heroes Award; gathering story and contact information; and maintaining spreadsheet to track nominations.
May chair auction committee at a Gala.
Duties may include working closely with Relationship Managers; soliciting businesses for in-kind auction donations; maintaining spreadsheet of donations; sending thank you letters; and coordinating day-of auction logistics.

Time Commitment
Be available to attend events during business hours and on occasional evenings and weekends; event shifts may range in time from 1-4 hours

Qualifications
Detail-oriented; Skilled at multi-tasking; Strong leadership skills; Good communication skills; Strong interpersonal skills;
Ability to plan, organize and complete multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
Ability to coordinate and organize multiple functions and activities and work with extremely tight deadlines

Length of Appointment
Six months, re-newable

Internship

Open to
Individual

Skills Needed

Donor Relations
Event Planning & Support

When

Next occurrence is
Sat, 05/08/2021  
(12am - 10:45pm)
Repeats every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Wed Jun 30 2021.
Sunday, May 9th, 2021
Duration of 22 hour(s) 45 minutes

Location Details

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