Program Team Staff – Part-time (Licensed Master Social Worker) – Avg. 12 to 15 hours/week

Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids opened its doors in 2001 with the mission to provide free emotional health support to children, adults, families and friends on any kind of cancer journey or those grieving a death due to any cause.  We provide a comprehensive program, delivered by professionals, which includes education, structured sharing times, networking, lectures, workshops and social activities.

This part-time position will serve as a collaborative member of the program team dedicated to planning, developing and/or facilitating various groups as assigned, according to the Gilda’s Club philosophy.  Responsibilities could include cancer and grief support groups for adults and/or children, providing information and referral to members, coordination of lectures and workshops, family focus and team convene meetings, new member meetings and customized membership plans.

Send resume & cover letter to position@gildasclubgr.org.  No calls please.


Marketing Communication & Event Manager – Full-time

Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids & Gilda’s LaughFest are seeking an experienced marketing & events professional to help generate increased awareness and funds for our mission of emotional healthcare for those on a cancer or grief journey. This position will be responsible for developing and implementing communication strategies and marketing projects, managing event logistics, and providing fund development support.  This will include hands on development and/or vendor management of key marketing/communication pieces, website content/updates, social media strategy, and event management support.

Bachelor’s degree and minimum of three years’ work experience in marketing communications and/or event management required.  Must have strong communication skills, team orientation, and project management skills.  Experience in large-scale events, donor databases, and design preferred.

Send resume & cover letter to position@gildasclubgr.org.  No calls please.



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Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids is an Equal Opportunity Employer.