Tag: Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana

Now Hiring – Outreach Coordinator

July 2021

Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana is seeking a full-time Outreach Coordinator to build relationships with potential partners and funders and communicate the mission and vision of the organization. This individual will also serve as the agency’s volunteer coordinator and will assist with marketing and fund development efforts.

Reports to: Director of Development and Marketing

Work Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday with some evening and weekend hours required.

Job Summary: The Outreach Coordinator is responsible for outreach efforts, including public speaking and presentations to community groups, volunteer coordination, as well as assisting with marketing and development efforts.

Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with a wide variety of community groups to increase awareness of Cancer Services and the agency’s programs and services.
  • Visit and build relationships throughout 11-county service area
  • Coordinate the agency’s volunteer program, including recruitment and stewardship of volunteers
  • Ensure broad and active participation in health fairs
  • Serve as the primary contact and provide support and encouragement to outside groups or individuals wanting to organize fundraisers benefiting Cancer Service
  • Maintain donor and volunteer database, including data entry, report queries and data analysis.
  • Assist with development efforts, including donor and sponsorship prospect research, requests and stewardship.
  • Provide administrative support for all development activities, including appeal mailings, grant applications and fundraising campaigns.

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field of study
  • Three years of work experience in development, marketing, communications, or public relations
  • Experience using social media for marketing or public relations
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Experience with Raiser’s Edge, Salesforce or other donor software or CRM platform
  • Must have a current, active driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Ability to spend 50% of work time traveling
  • Outstanding written communication and public speaking skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with people from all walks of life
  • Ability to interact thoughtfully and work harmoniously with staff, donors, clients, volunteers and general public
  • Must be able to handle difficult individuals in a courteous manner
  • Ability to handle stress and remain calm
  • Exceptionally skilled at handling multiple tasks simultaneously, discerning work priorities and meeting deadlines
  • Ability to adapt to change and demonstrate flexibility
  • Exceptional follow up and proactive approach
  • Exceptionally well organized and adept with scheduling and record keeping
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced and high volume environment
  • Must be able to maintain confidential information
  • Must maintain a professional appearance and demeanor at all times

   To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to Stacey Stumpf at sstumpf@cancer-services.org.

Loving Your Tummy

loving your tummy

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., June 18

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., June 30

Do you ever experience digestive discomfort? You’re not alone! Millions of Americans suffer from indigestion, cramps, acid reflux, bloating, constipation and diarrhea.  Luckily, there are specific foods that can help with many of these common digestive complaints and may help trim your waistline at the same time. Choose one of three available dates to attend this workshop where you will learn how common foods such as garlic, onions, apples and plums may be causing your digestive system undue stress. While other foods such as spinach, tomatoes, blueberries and strawberries may help keep your digestive system humming along. Join us to learn some quick tips for good digestion and sample recipes.  Presented by Sue Delegrange, M.S., R.D., CSSD

Unless otherwise noted, programs are free, open to the public and held in our Healing Arts Center, 6316 Mutual Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46825. Please call 484-9560 or toll free 866-484-9560 for more information or to reserve a seat.

Dragon Boat Races!

FW dragon boat logoThe inaugural Fort Wayne Dragon Boat races are coming to River Palooza.  Proceeds will benefit Cancer Services.

Opening Ceremonies:

6 p.m.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Headwaters Park West, 330 S. Clinton St.

Be sure to visit the Cancer Services booth where you can purchase a flower in honor of a friend or loved one to float in the river.

Race Day:

9:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Headwaters Park West, 330 S. Clinton St.

Races run from Wells Street Bridge to Harrison Street Bridge

There will be live music and entertainment, food trucks, souvenirs, a kid’s play area, face painting and games. Please visit www.riverpaloozafw.org for more information and maps showing where to park.

The Big “O” and the Big “C”: 201 Intimacy Enhancers

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Thursday May 28

Please join us for a second educational workshop on intimacy andholding hands cancer. Jen Fecher, a knowledgeable educator at Boudoir Noir’s School of Loving Arts, will share ways to improve intimacy and pleasure during and after cancer treatment. She will also discuss specific products available to enhance your intimate relationship. There will be plenty of time to ask questions and gain helpful ideas for new things to try.

Unless otherwise noted, programs are free, open to the public and held in our Healing Arts Center, 6316 Mutual Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46825. Please call 484-9560 or toll free 866-484-9560 for more information or to reserve a seat.

 

Bust a Move video series Part 10: Kathy Minnich, artist

The big event is tomorrow! If you haven’t gotten your tickets for Bust a Move yet, there are a few remaining online. Get yours today as tickets will NOT be available at the door.

Today’s video features artist Kathy Minnich talking about why this project is meaningful to her. Check it out and the other videos on our YouTube channel. See you tomorrow!

Bust a Move video series Part 9: Ann Stuckey

This week, we are releasing a new video everyday to help promote the big event this Friday. Bust a Move brings breast cancer survivors, artists, and cancer community members together to celebrate their triumph and remember the struggles they’ve experienced.

Ann is one of the castees for this year’s Bust A Move, a fundraiser for women with breast cancer in our community on 10/4 at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art. Tickets are available here: https://bustamove2013.eventbrite.com/

Bust a Move video series Part 5: Shad Igney, artist

This video is part of a series on our YouTube channel promoting this year’s Bust a Move event that brings breast cancer survivors, artists, and cancer community members together to celebrate their triumph and remember the struggles they’ve experienced.

Shad is one of the artist for this year’s Bust A Move, a fundraiser for women with breast cancer in our community on 10/4 at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art. Tickets are available here: https://bustamove2013.eventbrite.com/

Bust a Move video series Part 3: Lori Donovan

This video is part of a series on our YouTube channel promoting this year’s Bust a Move event that brings breast cancer survivors, artists, and cancer community members together to celebrate their triumph and remember the struggles they’ve experienced.

Lori is one of the castees for this year’s Bust A Move, a fundraiser for women with breast cancer in our community on 10/4 at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art. Tickets are available here: https://bustamove2013.eventbrite.com/

Bust a Move video series, Part 2: Emily Blossom

This video is part of a series on our YouTube channel promoting this year’s Bust a Move event that brings breast cancer survivors, artists, and cancer community members together to celebrate their triumph and remember the struggles they’ve experienced.

Emily is one of the artist for this year’s Bust A Move, a fundraiser for women with breast cancer in our community on 10/4 at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art. Tickets are available here: https://bustamove2013.eventbrite.com/