Financial Aid Screener (Sarasota/Lakewood Ranch FCS Foundation Office) – The Financial Aid Screener will answer phones, help process incoming online applications, determine patient eligibility, and ensure all required documentation has been submitted so an approval decision can be made as quickly as possible. Shifts available Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The grants provided by the Foundation help pay rent, car payment, utilities, and/or other essential bills for qualifying patients in the state of Florida. Recommended volunteer time commitment is 3 hours per week for at least 6 months.
Patient Support (FCS Clinics statewide) – This position is responsible for supporting the non-medical needs of patients in the treatment area to provide comfort and companionship, a smile, beverage, snack, or a listening ear. In addition to providing valuable service to individuals battling cancer, this is a wonderful opportunity to liaison for the Foundation, fostering community relationships through the outreach efforts of volunteers. Recommended volunteer time commitment is 3 hours per week for at least 6 months.
Special Event Volunteers (Statewide) – A special event volunteer day-of planning and preparation for Foundation events, including assistance with set up, registration and clean up. Pre-event opportunities include joining event committees, soliciting donations for event auctions, obtaining prospective sponsors and preparing event decorations.