Ambassador Constituent Team (ACT) Lead

Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

An ACT Lead implements local, state and federal advocacy activities at the congressional or state legislative district level by working with ACS CAN grassroots and government relations staff and volunteers. ACT Leads play a critical role in helping ACS CAN and the American Cancer Society reach their goals of saving lives and defeating cancer by impacting public policy. ACT Leads are expected to serve in a manner that upholds the goals and principles of ACS CAN.

Skills Needed: 
Human Resources/Leadership Development
Project Management
Areas of Interest: 
Health and Medicine
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

Cancer patients, survivors and caregivers.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Nonprofit Will Provide: 

• Leadership training provided by ACS CAN grassroots and government relations staff and/or SLA
• Quarterly national conference calls
• Monthly Division conference calls

Additional Requirements: 

• Successful experience working collaboratively and communicating well with staff and other volunteers
• Some interest in political organizing, electoral campaigns or lobbying
• A desire to make an impact through advocacy work in the fight against cancer
• The ability to encourage and foster the passion of others in their fight against cancer

Last Updated: Feb 21 2020
Address of Project Site
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 231-5138


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, United Way of Central New Mexico provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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