Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

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Volunteer: Volunteer Administrator

Volunteer: Volunteer Administrator

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US-NY-Rye Brook
Volunteer Development
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At The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), we're passionate about our mission: to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS volunteers help carry out this mission in so many ways: supporting patients, family members, healthcare professionals, and our community, driving policy advocacy, participating in our campaigns, and helping LLS build much needed capacity. As a volunteer with LLS, you are a vital partner in helping to achieve our goal to cure blood cancer.


The office of Volunteer Engagement is dedicated to creating a highly engaged volunteer corps and dedicated staff of volunteer managers that helps LLS achieve its mission to end blood cancer.

Reporting to Teri Johnson, VP Volunteer Engagement, the volunteer Administrator will fill a time sensitive and critical role for this fledgling department.

This role can be fulfilled entirely at our national office in Rye Brook, NY, or virtually. 


Tasks and deliverables will include, but are not limited to:

  • Review of existing volunteer documents for consistency
  • Edit a set of existing documents to reflect a general volunteer “voice”
  • Standardize role descriptions templates
  • Create an onboarding packet reflective of staff and existing volunteer models
  • Create infographics for volunteers

Time Commitment

Project is anticipated to take approximately 30 - 40 hours. Flexible schedule based on mutually agreed upon times.



LLS will provide the volunteer with an orientation to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in addition to providing the following:

  • Training on Box file share system
  • Introduction to Volunteer Engagement best practices




The following benefits will be provided:

  • Build your resume with a highly respected nonprofit organization
  • Engage with fun and mission focused staff
  • Volunteer Engagement and volunteer program building experience
  • Professional learning opportunities through LLS’s Learning Management System
  • Free parking at Rye Brook, NY location

Exposure to LLS Mission resources



The ideal volunteer candidate will possess the following skills/qualifications:

  • Strong writing/editing skills
  • Organizational though process
  • Project experience
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word