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Apr
9
Tue
NY Fire Fighter Burn Center’s Spring Event, CSMT Volunteer Opportunity @ New York Hospital
Apr 9 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

When: ​ Tuesday, ​April 9, 2019
8:30am ​- 1:30pm
Where: ​ New ​York ​Hospital
525 ​East ​68th ​Street
New ​York, ​New ​York ​ ​10021
Contact: ​Eve ​Bucca ​E: ​ ​erbucca@aol.com ​ ​ ​(914) ​907-5411

​In ​1975, ​two ​FDNY ​firefighters ​started ​the ​New ​York ​Fire ​Fighter’s ​Burn ​Center ​Foundation ​(NYFFBCF) ​and ​in ​conjunction ​with ​NY ​Hospital, ​began ​building ​a ​state-of-the ​art ​burn ​center ​for ​firefighters ​and ​the ​public. ​Please ​go ​to: ​nyffburncenter.com ​click ​”on ​about ​us” ​and ​click ​on ​their ​history ​and ​beginning.

> ​If ​you ​volunteer ​for ​this ​event, ​you ​will ​be ​welcomed ​with ​cheers ​and ​smiles.

May
11
Sat
Living Healthy with Lupus-NYC @ Hospital for Special Surgery
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Living Healthy with Lupus-NYC @ Hospital for Special Surgery | New York | New York | United States

DATE: Saturday, May 11th, 2019

TIME: 11am to 3pm – Lunch included – Massage Therapists need to be there at 10:15am

LOCATION:  Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, Richard L. Menschel Conference Room – 2nd floor NYC, NY 10021

NEED: 5 therapists for chair massage

CONTACT TEAM LEADER: Samantha Paige-Graeber, LMT – E: ladystar44@icloud.com   C: 845 519.4112

This event brings nutritionists, stylists, and health care professionals to educate those attending. It is an event to bring new and healthy ideas to those living with Lupus. S.L.E. was one of the first CSMT events and we have provided massage for this event since 2008!

 

Please register to volunteer by clicking on the “tickets” or “register” button in the upper right corner.

 

May
18
Sat
Annual Brain Tumor Caregiver Workshop-Rochester @ Rochester Memorial Art Gallery
May 18 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Annual Brain Tumor Caregiver Workshop-Rochester @ Rochester Memorial Art Gallery | Rochester | New York | United States

Annual Brain Tumor Caregiver  Workshop
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Location: Memorial Art Gallery, 500 University Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620
Time:
Event: 8:30am to 3:00pm
Team needed: 9:30am to 2:30pm
Supplies: Massage table or chair plus a personal supply list to be sent upon confirmation
Number of therapists needed: 3
Team Leader: Please contact Karen Haas if you are interested in being a team leader for this event at: CSMT@amta-ny.org or (ph) 315-591-7847

This event provides education, networking, and some pampering to the families and friends who take such wonderful care of their patients, whether it be a spouse, sibling, or parent. Malignant brain tumors affect the lives of the patients, but it also effects those who spend countless hours outside of work, school, and everyday life caring for their loved ones.
For the past 5 years CSMT has provided massage for those caring individuals.

Please click on “Tickets” or “Register”in the upper right corner of this page to volunteer at this event.

 

May
23
Thu
Family Fun Night to Benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island 2019 @ Maurcie W Downing Elementary School
May 23 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Family Fun Night to Benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island 2019 @ Maurcie W Downing Elementary School | Malverne | New York | United States

DATE: Thursday, May 23, 2019

TIME: 5:30pm – 9:00pm

LOCATION: Maurice W. Downing Elementary School, 55 Lindner Place, Malverne, NY 11565

NEEDED: 4 therapists for chair massage

CONTACT TEAM LEADER: Jasmin Pitter E: jazzypride@hotmail.com  C: (516) 770-2373

 

The school is expecting about 100 participants.  This is an entire school district collaborative effort to raise money for the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island.  All proceeds from massage will go to the Ronald McDonald House.

Please register to volunteer by clicking “Register” or “Tickets” in the upper right corner of this page.

 

Jun
1
Sat
Camp SOAR (Supportive Oncology Adult Retreat)-Central NY, Southern Tier, Western Finger Lakes @ Camp Good Days and Special Times Recreation Facility
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Camp SOAR (Supportive Oncology Adult Retreat)-Central NY, Southern Tier, Western Finger Lakes @ Camp Good Days and Special Times Recreation Facility | Branchport | New York | United States

DATE: Saturday, June 1,, 2019

TIME: 10am to Noon and Noon to 4:30pm – Lunch is provided

LOCATION: Camp Good Days and Special Times Recreation Facility

643 West Lake Road, Branchport, NY 14418

NEED: 5 volunteers for chair or table massage

CONTACT TEAM LEADER: Beth Bergmann, E: bethbergmann@verizon.net C: 716.861.2092

Camp SOAR (Supportive Oncology Adult Retreat) is a weekend camping program open to all men and women with cancer age 18+, with a diagnosis or relapse with the past 5 years, and their significant other and/or friend. It provides a time and place for them to relax and rejuvenate.  Activities may range from arts & crafts, adventure and wellness.

The Community Service Massage Team (CSMT) will provide chair massage for people with cancer and their caregivers. CSMT is seeking volunteers for one, or both shifts. Volunteers are encouraged to bring business cards so, if they choose; receivers may contact them after the event. To volunteer, contact Team Leader Beth Bergmann and fill out the registration form by clicking on “tickets” or “register” in the upper right corner of this page.

Jun
9
Sun
NYC Brain Tumor Walk- NYC @ Randall’s Island
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
NYC Brain Tumor Walk- NYC @ Randall’s Island  | New York | New York | United States

DATE; Saturday, June 9, 2019

TIME:  Team requested: 9-11:30

LOCATION: Randall’s Island (Near the Golf Course)   10 Central Road, Randall’s Island Park, New York, NY 10035

NEED: 6 Therapists for chair massage

TEAM LEADER:  TBD, Please contact CSMT Chair, Karen Haas, 315-591-7847 or email; CSMT@amta-ny.org, if you are interested in being the Team Leader.

The NYC Brain Tumor Walk  is an event to raise awareness and much-needed resources to fund critical brain tumor-specific programs to improve the lives of all those affected by brain tumors. Hosted by the National Brain Tumor Society. The Walks offer individuals and teams a chance to honor and remember loved ones, connect with others interested in the brain tumor cause, and helps to educate the local community on the diverse needs of the brain tumor community. The National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) is a leader in the brain tumor community, bringing together the best of research and patient services.  They look to be a comprehensive resource for patients, families, caregivers, researchers and medical professionals. This is a family friendly 5K-walk and community day.  To learn more about the NBTS go to braintumor.org

 

Please register to volunteer by clicking on the “register” or tickets in the upper right corner of this page.

Sep
14
Sat
Long Island Brain Tumor Walk- Long Island @ Jone’s Beach Field 5
Sep 14 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

When: ​Saturday, ​September ​14, ​2019
Time: ​Event: ​8am ​to ​Noon ​Team ​will ​be ​advised.
Location: ​Jone’s ​Beach ​Field ​5 ​- ​Parking ​lot ​for ​Jone’s ​Beach ​Theatre, ​100 ​Ocean ​Parkway, ​Wantagh, ​NY ​11793
Supplies: ​Massage ​table ​or ​chair ​plus ​a ​personal ​supply ​list ​to ​be ​sent ​upon ​confirmation
Number ​of ​therapists ​needed: ​6 Therapists for Chair massage/table
Team Leader: Please contact Karen Haas if you are interested in being a team leader for this event at: CSMT@amta-ny.org or (ph) 315-591-7847

Long ​Island ​Brain ​Tumor ​Walk, ​is ​an ​event ​to ​raise ​awareness ​and ​much-needed ​resources ​to ​fund ​critical ​brain ​tumor-specific ​programs ​to ​improve ​the ​lives ​of ​all ​those ​affected ​by ​brain ​tumors. ​Hosted ​by ​the ​National ​Brain ​Tumor ​Society, ​the ​Long ​Island ​Brain ​Tumor ​Walk ​offers ​individuals ​and ​teams ​a ​chance ​to ​honor ​and ​remember ​loved ​ones, ​connect ​with ​others ​interested ​in ​the ​brain ​tumor ​cause, ​and ​helps ​to ​educate ​the ​local ​community ​on ​the ​diverse ​needs ​of ​the ​brain ​tumor ​community.The ​National ​Brain ​Tumor ​Society ​(NBTS) ​is ​a ​leader ​in ​the ​brain ​tumor ​community, ​bringing ​together ​the ​best ​of ​research ​and ​patient ​services. ​ ​They ​look ​to ​be ​a ​comprehensive ​resource ​for ​patients, ​families, ​caregivers, ​researchers ​and ​medical ​professionals. ​This ​is ​a ​family ​friendly ​5K ​walk ​and ​community ​day. ​ ​To ​learn ​more ​about ​the ​NBTS ​go ​to ​braintumor.org

National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes, and unites our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments, and advocate for patients and care partners. Many of our walkers are brain tumor patients and their caregivers. We appreciate the AMTA-NY Community Service Massage Tearm offering those patients and family members with a special treat of massage therapy. This is one of our most requested and appreciated benefits to our walk. We are so grateful!

Sep
21
Sat
Camp Good Days Women’s Wellness-Central, Southern and Western Finger Lakes @ Camp Good Days & Special Times
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

 

When: ​Saturday,  September 21, 2019
Time: ​10am ​- ​Noon ​and ​2pm ​to ​4:30 pm ​- ​Lunch ​included ​
Location: ​Camp ​Good ​Days ​and ​Special ​Times, ​58 ​West ​Lake ​Road, ​Branchport, ​NY ​14418
Supplies: ​Massage ​Table ​or ​chair ​plus ​a ​personal ​supply ​list ​to ​be ​sent ​upon ​confirmation
Number ​of ​therapists ​needed:  ​5/6 ​- ​please ​indicate ​if ​you ​can ​do ​the ​two ​shifts ​or ​if ​you ​can ​only ​make ​one.

Please ​contact ​team ​leader:    Beth Bergmann, E: bethbergmann@verizon.net C: 716.861.2092

The ​Women’s ​Oncology ​Program ​at ​Camp ​Good ​Days ​and ​Special ​Times ​fosters ​support ​and ​provides ​women ​who ​are ​dealing ​with ​cancer ​the ​opportunity ​to ​share ​life ​experiences. ​Designed ​by ​women, ​for ​women, ​the ​Women’s ​Oncology ​Program ​addresses ​the ​risks, ​fears, ​and ​barriers ​of ​everyday ​life ​most ​women ​face ​during ​and ​after ​diagnosis ​and ​treatment. ​All ​of ​the ​Women’s ​Oncology ​Program ​sessions ​strive ​to ​help ​women ​strengthen ​and ​rebuild ​their ​physical ​and ​emotional ​well-being ​through ​group ​and ​individual ​activities. ​To ​learn ​more ​about ​Camp ​Good ​Days, ​please go ​to ​campgooddays.org

The Community Service Massage Team (CSMT) will provide chair massage for women with cancer. Massage is a favorite portion of this annual event. CSMT is seeking volunteers for one, or both shifts. Volunteers are encouraged to bring business cards so, if they choose; receivers may contact them after the event. To volunteer, contact Team Leader Beth Bergmann and fill out the volunteer form by clicking on “Tickets” or “Register” in the upper right corner of this page.