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Volunteers play a pivotal role in providing support to the courageous young men and women and their loved ones fighting this devastating disease. We rely on volunteers to help us spread The Ulman Cancer Fund’s message of hope and awareness for the young adult cancer movement.

If you are committed to enhancing lives by supporting, educating, and connecting young adults and families affected by cancer, consider volunteering with UCF!

Our volunteer opportunities require various skills, qualifications, and time commitments. With that in mind, we ask that interested volunteers review the descriptions of each position listed below before applying to be a volunteer.

If at any point in time you have a question or concern regarding volunteer positions at the Ulman Cancer Fund, please contact Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, Kim LaBarge via phone or email. Kim@ulmanfund.org (410)-964-0202 x117


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{Helping Others Fight}

Helping Others Fight volunteers directly support local patients and their families by taking on household projects that fall by the wayside after a cancer diagnosis. By providing free services such as yard work, housekeeping, and minor home repairs, volunteers help provide time a much-needed sense of normalcy for patients and their families.

How to Get Started

For more information on becoming a Helping Others Fight Volunteers, please fill out our volunteer application below and indicate an interest in Helping Others Fight.

{Fighting Together}

Fighting Together volunteers provide companionship to local patients undergoing cancer treatment, and help to ensure that no young adult faces cancer alone! Volunteers meet one-on-one with local cancer fighters both in and outside of the hospital, and make a lasting impact on their lives.

How to Get Started

If you are interested in getting involved as Fighting Together volunteer, please fill out our general volunteering form and indicate an interest in Fighting Together.

{Cancer to 5k}

Cancer to 5K is a free, 12-week training program designed to reintroduce cancer survivors to physical activity. Experienced runners can volunteer as a “Sherpa” (running partner) to provide guidance and motivation to our Cancer to 5K participants, and to ensure that no survivor ever runs alone!

How to Get Started

If you are interested in getting involved as a volunteer with Cancer to 5k, visit the Cancer to 5k website and fill out the volunteer form here. Or fill out our general volunteering form and indicate an interest in Cancer to 5k.

{Chemo Care Bag Project}

Help create and deliver care packages to patients receiving treatment at local hospitals. Our Chemo Care Bags contain items such as blankets, back scratchers, and puzzle books to make long hours at the hospital a little easier for patients. Groups of volunteers to create batches of Chemo Care bags on a monthly basis. We will bring all the supplies to your group’s office or meeting space, explain how to pack the bags, and have you create between 20 and 30 bags.

How to Get Started

If you are interested in creating Chemo Care Bags, please fill out our general volunteering form and indicate an interest in Chemo Care Bags.

{Race Day and Event Volunteer Opportunities}

All of UCF’s endurance races and special events provide vital support to our mission and help raise awareness of the young adult cancer cause. Events include the Columbia Triathlon, Iron Girl Triathlon, Victoria Gastro Pub Running Festival, Screw Cancer Brew Hope, Blue Jeans and Bow Ties Ball, and many other exciting partner events.

How to Get Started

If you are interested in race day or event volunteering, please fill out our general volunteering form and indicate an interest in Race Day and Event Volunteer Opportunities. If you are interested in volunteering for a specific race, visit http://ucfraces.org/volunteers/ to view upcoming opportunities.

{Corporate Engagement Opportunities}

Support the Ulman Cancer Fund and engage your employees! Our volunteer team will work with you to create a tailored event that offers you and your staff a chance to give back as a team.

How to get Started

If you have a group or company that may be interested in corporate engagement opportunities with the Ulman Cancer Fund, please fill out the general volunteering form and indicate an interest in Corporate Engagement Opportunities

{Seasonal Volunteer Opportunities}

Throughout the year, UCF has a variety of seasonal opportunities to get involved and to give back. Help review scholarship applications in the spring, or contribute to the Holiday Gift Drive in the winter.

How to get Started

If you are interested in seasonal volunteer opportunities, please fill out the general volunteering form and indicate an interest in Seasonal Volunteering.


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Interested in volunteering? Fill out the form below. We will contact you shortly!

Helping Others Fight
Fighting Together
Cancer to 5k
Chemo Care Bags
Race Day and Special Event Volunteering
Corporate Engagement Opportunities
Seasonal Volunteering
Another UCF Volunteer
UCF Staff Member
Email
Social Media
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If you can’t give your time but would like to support any of our volunteer programs, consider following this link and making a donation to the program you would like to support! Simply designate the program you would like to support in the “Donation Category” of the online donation form, or write the name of the program in the memo of a donation in the form of a check.

Checks can be mailed to:

Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults Attn: (name of the volunteer program) | 921 E. Fort Ave Ste. 325 | Baltimore, MD 21230.