Volunteer



Your POWER can do amazing things!

 

Local Event Opportunity:

runDisney Health & Fitness Expo - Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend

ESPN Wide World of Sports
Orlando, FL 
February 23-26, 2017 (different shifts available, see link below)
Team up with Girl Power 2 Cure at the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend in 2017. 


Sign up online to volunteer through SignUp.com
* or contact Jen Tucker: jen@gp2c.org - 904.277.2628
Event details: http://www.girlpower2cure.org/princess


Current Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities:

email us if you want to help!

Birthday Card Creations
We are looking for a group of friends / volunteers to create Birthday cards for our girls to send in their Birthday packages! Cards are due by the 15th of the prior month to assure we get them out to our girls in time. We will send you a list of first names to personalize and examples of Birthday messages and wishes!

Current need: October, November, December 2017

Make New Friends
Want to meet and get connected with a Rett girl in your community? 
Interested in making a new friend and becoming a pen pal? 
We would be glad to introduce you, they love making new friends!
Meet all of our girls here!

Adopt a Birthday Sponsor
Did you know that $100 a month helps us support our Birthday program where over 350 girls receive a personalized Birthday package? Interested in sponsoring a Birthday month or securing a sponsor? 
Contact jen@gp2c.org for details! 

Events & Community Outreach
Stay connected and check for events and volunteer opportunities in your area [click here]
Learn all about our Garden of Hope Program [click here]
Host a Dress up 2 Cure! [click here]

Team GP2C 
If you like to stay active and on the move… Team GP2C is for you. Run in honor of a specific girl, run for all of the girls and women battling Rett Syndrome… Run for a CURE! [click here

Spread Awareness
October is the official Rett Syndrome Awareness Month, but you can use these ideas all year long!
Check out our Awareness ToolBox here


Social Media 
Join our volunteer Facebook group [click here]
Like, share and follow Girl Power 2 Cure! Share your #girlpower with us!
Facebook: facebook.com/girlpower2cure
Instagram: @gp2c
Twitter: twitter.com/girlpower2cure


Save the Date!

Power the Flower 5K Jacksonville 
April 29, 2017   
7:30am 
Stay tuned on volunteer details for the annual Power the Flower 5K in Jacksonville, FL!
Event Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/224158791339337/

Stay connected to upcoming events here


Start small:

Helping others comes in many shapes and sizes.  The smallest act of kindest can have the biggest impact.

Reach out to local families to see how you can help, take a Rett Girl out for a walk, or organize a "Chip In" jar in honor of Rett Syndrome.  There are many ways that you can have an impact.

Read our list of 20 simple things you can do to help a special needs person.

go to list

download a lesson plan for group/classroom use



Involve your organization:

Scouts, home schoolers, churches, service groups, etc!  Read these ideas for raising Rett Syndrome awareness and funds in your community.

download idea list


Join us!

We are always looking for fun, creative people to get involved with Girl Power 2 Cure, Inc. Let us help you find a way to make a difference.  Send us an email and together we will figure out a way to use your talents and interests to help our mission and our girls!

email us at jen@gp2c.org
 
 


Did you know that GP2C is an official certifying organization of the President's Volunteer Service Award Program?

Any individual, family or group that meets the program's criteria can receive Presidential recognition for volunteer hours served.

Your recognition inspires others to take positive action to change the world. [learn more]