Reports To: Program Manager

Position: 10-15 hours per week (flexible schedule)
Unpaid – Ability to earn college credit 

Primary Responsibilities

Programs and Events:

  • Participate in planning and implementation of community programs and events
  • Support development of event logistics
  • Work with vendors, grantees and volunteers, if applicable
  • Assist with day of event management and post event evaluation
  • Work with Program Manager to strategize marketing and marketing material for events and programs
  • Maintains a working knowledge of Susan G. Komen’s mission and it’s programs
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

 Race for the Cure:

  • Recruit and place volunteers for the 19th annual San Antonio Race for the Cure
  • Assist with development and implementation of Race volunteer communication, meetings and webinars
  • Work directly with Program Manager to establish and build key volunteers
  • Assist with Race material preparation, volunteer coverage and necessary follow-up
  • Track and maintain Race volunteer database
  • Assist with recruitment of local cheer groups to provide entertainment for Race day
  • Provide on-site assistance at event set-up and on Race Day
  • Respond to regular event correspondence via phone and email   Other duties as assigned


  • Assist with volunteer applications and information requests to ensure appropriate follow-up is completed
  • Assist with event planning and implementation for volunteer training, orientations and other education-related meetings
  • Assist Program Manager with community health events, including material preparation, volunteer/speaker coverage and necessary follow-up
  • Represent Affiliate at health fairs and speaking events when needed
  • Track and maintain Affiliate volunteer, survivor and care package databases
  • Respond to regular event correspondence via phone and email

Marketing, Social Media and Website: 

  • Assist with social media communication for mission-related campaigns
  • Provide support with e-newsletter articles and website updates

Position Qualifications 

  • Excellent communication, customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Must have own personal laptop computer
  • Must have own transportation and willingness to travel throughout the City of San Antonio
  • Strong time-management, organizational and research skills
  • Must have strong comfort level with public speaking and presentations
  • Excellent writing skills; AP style familiarity a plus
  • Quick learner with the ability to self-motivate and work in a team environment
  • Computer savvy (minimum Microsoft Office; Mac or PC design capabilities a plus)
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule and travel throughout the City of San Antonio
  • Undergraduate (Junior / Senior level) or graduate student preferred

To Apply 

Please send resume and a statement explaining your interest in Susan G. Komen San Antonio to Bre Jamerson, Program Manager at

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