Organization: Odyssey Theatre
Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 4
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: Mar 16, 2018
Volunteer Opportunity Address
2 Daly Avenue
Ottawa, ON. K1N 6E2
Good for people interested in: Entertainment; Communications and Marketing; Event planning and participation; Social Media
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years)
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
As a member of our Special Events Group, you will join a dynamic and diverse team of volunteers from the community with a passion to help the arts in Ottawa thrive. You will be able to learn and refine your skills in planning and hosting special events, social media, fund raising and marketing and communications from other volunteers and staff.
You will expand your knowledge of theatre and your interest in the performing arts. You will have the opportunity to attend performances, rehearsals, workshops of new plays and other events and to interact with professional theatre artists. You will meet new people as part of a committed team working in a positive environment to assist local artists. Most of all, you will be helping grow the arts in our city and make Ottawa a more vibrant and dynamic city.
How will the organization benefit?
Volunteers are critical to Odyssey’s success. As a non-profit, charitable organization, we depend on help from the community to produce top quality theatre. Our volunteers augment our capacity and provide valuable skills and expertise to the Artistic Director, General Manager and Board of Directors. Volunteers help the Theatre undertake projects and activities that we would be unable to complete on our own. Volunteers help build community support and public awareness of our work and raise the resources needed to create and perform excellent theatre for the residents of Ottawa.
Organization category: Culture and recreation
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability; Groups