Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter


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Volunteer with your Local LLS, Eastern PA Chapter

Thank you so much for you interest in volunteering with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. 

We rely heavily on individuals who volunteer their time to help us fulfill our mission. If you are interested in volunteering for any of the upcoming events listed below, please respond to the contact person listed with each event or complete this volunteer event interest form.

We currently have several opportunities available:

 Special Events

March 4th to the End of Cancer!

    • We are excited to announce our new partnership with IHOP ? National Pancake Day on Tuesday, March 4! During National Pancake Day, the company's largest philanthropic event of the year, IHOP restaurants across the country will invite guests to enjoy a complimentary stack of IHOP's signature buttermilk pancakes. In exchange, guests will be encouraged to make a voluntary contribution to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
    • On March 4th, we are seeking volunteers to be LLS ambassadors and collect donations at one of the 17 participating IHOP restaurants. The participating IHOP restaurants are located throughout Eastern PA and some areas of New Jersey. Select an IHOP store and shift(s) today: National Pancake Day Sign Up If you are interested in being an LLS ambassador, please contact Vanessa Broome at vanessa.broome@lls.org or 610.238.0360, ext. 6783

Patient Access, Education & Advocacy

Blood Cancer Survivorship Conference: Moving Beyond Cancer Treatment

  • The conference will focus on presenting the latest information on disease updates to help cancer survivors make treatment choices. Attendees will also be able to learn about how to manage and minimize cancer related symptoms & stress and improve their quality of life.There will be breakout sessions on related topics such as Yoga, Meditation, Acupuncture, Cancer Rehabilitation, Nutrition, Managing Physical Symptoms, Coping with Emotions and Mindfulness.
    • Volunteers will assist with Set-up, Registration, Greeting, workshop facilitators and wrap up/breakdown.
      Date: Friday, March 28, 2014
      Time: 8:00 AM-3:00 PM
      Location: Crowne Plaza at 260 Mall Blvd, King of Prussia, PA

Please contact Nancy Chhum at nancy.chhum@lls.org or 610-238-0360 ext 6780

  • Art Therapy Days at St. Christopher's Hospital
    Complete art projects with the kids in the out patient center. One Wednesday a month beginning at 11:00am and ending around 2:00pm. Arts and crafts will also be provided.

Please contact Nancy Chhum at nancy.chhum@lls.org or 610-238-0360 ext 6780

School and Youth Program

  • You can help us by volunteering your time to conduct school assemblies for School & Youth.  It has been proven that the average amount a school raises is increased by having a kick off assembly or planning meeting at their school. Volunteers will receive training and will be provided with all the necessary tools to run a successful kickoff assembly/planning meeting.
    Don?t miss this opportunity to help others! Please contact Shannon Bernard at shannon.bernard@lls.org or call 610-238-0360 ext 6797

Ongoing Admin Volunteer

  • Office Based Volunteering:
  • Data Entry
  • Mailings (stuffing envelopes, labeling, etc?)
  • Filing
    Please contact Vanessa Broome at vanessa.broome@lls.org or 610.238.0360, ext. 6783

Should you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach us. We will be happy to share more information with you. Toll-Free # 1-800-482-2873

last updated on Friday, January 17, 2014