This year Bag It had close to100 volunteers who generously gave 1,186 hours of their time! Each and every volunteer brings their own unique gift which is an important and key part to the success of Bag It!
The staff sends digital thanks in this video
“I will bet you get back more than you feel you ever gave. Volunteerism is as much for the volunteer as it is the recipient of the volunteer service.” Jim Gibbons, CEO of Goodwill Industries International
Volunteering is a wonderful gift,
however look what it can GIVE you
1. Volunteering gives you a sense of self-accomplishment.
2. Volunteering improves your mental health.
3. Volunteering brings fulfillment to your life.
4. Volunteering helps develop new skills and improve current ones.
Do you want to add more meaning to your life? Join a group of wonderful volunteers? How about making a difference in the life of those impacted by cancer? Then take the next step and become a Bag It volunteer! For further information click here or contact Lisa Terrazas
If you received a Bag It bag within the last year and have not yet completed a short feedback form please do so today.
As fellow cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, advocates and professionals, we care about your experience with your Bag It bag and are always looking to improve the bag! Data on how Bag It is impacting those with cancer is needed to support our grant applications and other funding opportunities.
All surveys submitted by June 30, 2020 will be entered into a drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card.
Bag It Educates, Supports, and Empowers those impacted by cancer.
We help patients, caregivers, and cancer advocates to Fight the Fear of Cancer through our two key programs: the Bag It bag and Escape to THRIVE. The bag helps anyone with any type of cancer to cope with their diagnosis and become active members of their treatment team. Escape to THRIVE is a national leadership conference to support cancer advocates.
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