Current Volunteer Opportunities

Go Red for Women Luncheon
Tuesday, March 13th from 8:30am-2:00pm at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel (or a timeframe in there when you are available). We are looking for volunteers who are able to help with set-up, take-down, and other event logistics. Please contact Anna Olson at anna.olson@heart.org for more information regarding this opportunity.

Evening With Heart Gala
Our annual Evening with Heart Gala is coming up Saturday, May 19th from 8:30am-11:00pm at The Sanctuary (or a timeframe in there when you are available) We are looking for volunteers who are able to help with set-up, take-down, and other event logistics. Please contact Anna Olson at anna.olson@heart.org for more information regarding this opportunity.

Speaking Opportunities
Speaking opportunities are a great way for you to share a presentation about healthy living with the community. Topics range from preventative care and healthy lifestyle choices to warning signs and personal experiences. If you are interested in any of these opportunities please contact Shauna Tuey at shauna.tuey@heart.org for more information.

Astria Heart Institute in Yakima, WA
February 2, 2018

Covenant Shores Senior Community Center in Mercer Island, WA
February 2, 2018

Olympics West Senior Living in Tumwater, WA
February 6, 2018

The Alliance of Women Owned Business in Gig Harbor, WA
February 14, 2018

Washington Secretary of State – Charity Division in Olympia, WA
February 14, 2018

Capital Woman’s Club in Lacey, WA
February 19, 2018

Olympics West Senior Living in Tumwater, WA
May 1, 2018

Health Fairs

Health fairs are a great opportunity to reach out to our community to spread our mission of cardiovascular health. By attending and passing out heart health handouts, you will be raising awareness for what the AHA does and our mission! This is a great role for healthcare professionals, students, and anyone with a passion for health. Interested? Contact Shauna Tuey at Shauna.Tuey@heart.org

Julian Estates – Gracious Retirement Living in Puyallup, WA
February 1, 2018  |  2:00-3:00pm

Brookdale Senior Living in Seattle, WA
February 15, 2018   |   10am to 3pm

Tim’s Cascade Snacks in Algona, WA
February 15, 2018  |  5am to 11am  or 1:30pm to 5pm

Sysco in Kent, WA
March 23, 2018  |  2 to 5pm

Crown Cork & Seal in Olympia, WA
May 23, 2018  |  TBD

Other volunteer opportunities

An Evening with Heart Young Professional Committee

The Young Professional Committee will strive to engage friends and co-workers to educate, inspire and develop the habit of philanthropy dedicated to changing the health of a new generation.

Responsibilities:

  • Procure three silent auction items or one live auction item
  • Attend the event
  • Make a personal Open Your Heart gift that is meaningful to you
  • Attend Young Professional Committee meetings
  • Participate in post-event Evaluation and development of the 2016/2017 Young Professionals Committee
  • Key Time Commitments
  • January 28th 2016
  • February 25th 2016
  • March TBD 2016
  • April 23rd 2016- Attend an Evening with Heart at the Seattle Design Center

Interested? Contact Danielle Marchioro at Danielle.marchioro@heart.org

Mission Ambassador Team: As Mission Ambassadors, for the entire Puget Sound Area, our goal is to advance the work of the American Heart and Stroke Association through grassroots efforts, around symptoms awareness, CPR and FAST education, as well as healthy eating and active living. n ideal Mission Ambassador is someone who wants to help spread these key messages and help foster a healthier community for all!  This is an amazing opportunity to truly make a difference!

Social Media Ambassador

Become a Social Media Ambassador! By incorporating American Heart Association messages throughout your social media networks you can help your local AHA office spread heart disease and stroke prevention messages in your local community. Simply complete our registration form to get started or contact us for more details! This is an easy way to be an engaged volunteer that is sometimes too busy to come out to events.

Heart Walk Logistics Committee

Help plan one of the biggest fundraisers of the year at the AHA by joining the Heart Walk logistics committee. Volunteer capacity ranges from procuring donations to planning logistics of the event. Contact Sheryl McGrath at sheryl.mcgrath@heart.org or see here for more information.

 Office Volunteer

Would you like to help out in the office at the AHA in downtown Seattle? A few events each month come up that would be great to have volunteers to help with, some activities include: helping with stroke mailings, and learning the ropes of answering the phones. Scheduling is flexible depending on the task. Interested? Give us a call!

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One thought on “Current Volunteer Opportunities

  1. I always like to speak to groups about their heart health. Having done these speaking engagements now for the last couple years I believe that my presentations get even better each time I speak. With so few passed-on speaking engagements, a better job appears to be needed to get the word out about this FREE PUBLIC SERVICE! Christ’s Peace, KGB

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