TH 5018 NE 15 AVE · PORTLAND, OR 97211 · FAX: (503) 229-8064 · (800) 837-8428 · [email protected] · VESTIBULAR.ORG VEDA Ambassador Board Agreement The mission of the Ambassador Board is to increase awareness about vestibular disorders through personal advocacy. VEDA Ambassadors accomplish this in several ways: • • • • Ambassadors are enthusiastic and dedicated VEDA members who are excited to share their expertise to help elevate awareness for vestibular disorders. Ambassadors are passionate about our cause and committed to keeping abreast of new, relevant issues that may impact the vestibular community. Ambassadors have the ability to participate in fundraising activities and to seek the contributions of time, money, and/or in-kind support from individuals and corporate partners, large and/or small. Prior nonprofit board experience is not required to become a VEDA Ambassador. Ambassador Responsibilities: • 1 VEDA Ambassadors agree to participate in a minimum of four suggested activities per year: o Create a personal campaign page for Balance Awareness Week (“BAW”) 1 o Post about vestibular disorders on their own social media page (Facebook/Twitter) once a month o Share VEDA’s Facebook or Twitter posts twice a month o Post about vestibular disorders on their own personal or business blog twice a year o Create a Pinterest board(s) about vestibular disorders and post to it once a month o Distribute VEDA promotional materials (brochures, infographics and posters) to eight (or more) local places in your community—e.g. hospitals, clinics, senior centers, retirement communities, veterans centers, libraries, etc. o Use VEDA’s, “An Introduction to Vestibular Disorders” to give a public presentation to local civic group at least once a year (e.g. Kiwani’s, Rotary) o Start/lead a vestibular support group o Add “VEDA Ambassador Board Member” and “Defeat Dizziness” to email signature with a link to VEDA’s website (https://vestibular.org) o Create a video and share it on YouTube and with VEDA o Distribute the Balance Awareness Week press release to your local media Participation in Balance Awareness Week is a required activity. THE MISSION OF THE VESTIBULAR DISORDERS ASSOCIATION IS TO INFORM, SUPPORT AND ADVOCATE FOR THE VESTIBULAR COMMUNITY. VEDA IS A 501 (C) 3 NON-PROFIT – TAX ID 93-0914340. TH 5018 NE 15 AVE · PORTLAND, OR 97211 · FAX: (503) 229-8064 · (800) 837-8428 · [email protected] · VESTIBULAR.ORG • • Ambassadors will submit scheduled activities to VEDA in advance, and send recap for public events (e.g. number of attendees) via submission form on the VEDA website. Ambassadors serve a one-year term and are eligible to re-apply on an annual basis. VEDA Support: • • • • • Ambassadors will receive a PR Ambassador kit, including a copy of this signed agreement, VEDA brochures, material samples, and BAW materials. Ambassadors will have access to online informational resources, including a downloadable power point presentation, reference materials and suggested meeting topics and outlines. VEDA will recognize Ambassadors on our website, in VEDA news and through social media. VEDA will promote events and activities groups by listing meeting times and locations on the VEDA website and Facebook page. VEDA will share Ambassador blog posts, Tweets and Facebook posts on VEDA sites. Ambassador Name: _______________________________________________________ Signature: ________________________________________ Date: ________________ Street Address: __________________________________________________________ City: ____________________________________ State: _________ Zip: ___________ Phone Number: __________________________________ Home ☐ Work ☐ Cell ☐ Email Address: ___________________________________________________________ When signed below, the Vestibular Disorders Association acknowledges its responsibilities as set forth in relation to the above VEDA Ambassador Agreement. _____________________________________________ Kerrie Denner, Outreach Coordinator 5018 NE 15th Ave., Portland, OR 97211 Phone: (800) 837-8428 E-Mail: [email protected] ________________________ Date THE MISSION OF THE VESTIBULAR DISORDERS ASSOCIATION IS TO INFORM, SUPPORT AND ADVOCATE FOR THE VESTIBULAR COMMUNITY. VEDA IS A 501 (C) 3 NON-PROFIT – TAX ID 93-0914340.
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