Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

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Volunteer Coordinator

Volunteer Coordinator

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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.


Volunteer will perform general administrative duties on a regular weekly basis. Assisting with overall volunteer coordination and recruitment efforts for various chapter events as well as in office projects.

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LocationMelville, NY Long Island ChapterTime CommitmentWeekly Hours will vary from 5 to 20 hour depending on time of year. Flexible schedule based on mutually agreed upon times.Report to: Logistics Manager


  • Collaborate with office staff on volunteer needs for chapter events and in-office assistance.
  • Maintain an updated and detailed database of volunteer contact information.
  • Coordinate recruitment efforts for various chapter events and in office projects through community outreach.
  • Present a positive image of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society through all volunteer interactions and communications.
  • Work in office one day per week. Manage time efficiently for weekly work both inside and outside of the office.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Position Requirements:


  • Detail-oriented and highly organized.
  • Strong MS Office Suite skills.
  • Exceptional time management skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

  • Physical demands are minimal and typical of similar volunteer roles in comparable organizations.
  • Work environment is representative and typical of similar volunteer roles in comparable organizations.


The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) does not accept resumes from third party recruitment/search firms. Please do not forward resumes to LLS employees or any company locations or email addresses. LLS is not responsible for any fees related to resumes not solicited by LLS Recruiting. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.