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*The Big Rig Brewery Presents Hope Volleyball SummerFest 2018


Organization: H.O.P.E. (Helping Other People Everywhere) Ottawa-Carleton Inc.

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 8

Location: Ottawa - South

Deadline: Mar 9, 2018


HOPE, Helping Other People Everywhere, is a local not for profit charitable organization, and we are in our 36th year.
This years event will take place on Saturday July 14th 2018. Our annual event is an outdoor festival sporting event, that combines a volleyball tournament with all day music. We have a volunteer planning team managed by 3 event managers and the 40 person planning team help manage the 700 day of volunteers, as well as help with some of the planning of this large event. We at Hope are looking for some new members of our planning team. The commitment is not large, approximately 30 to 40 hours over a 4 to 5 month period, and about 20 of those hours would take place the week of July 8th to July 16th. We are looking for volunteers that are dependable and reliable, committed to the full 5 months. We need volunteers with confidence and great leadership skills.
We require all volunteers to meet with the Operations Manager to be interviewed and so we can give more information to the applying Volunteer to see if this opportunity will fit.


Laura Andrews



Volunteer Opportunity Address
HOPE Office and Mooney's bay Beach Riverside Drive Ottawa


Good for people interested in: Event planning and participation; Sports; Special events and festivals

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Athletes

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Benefits to becoming a member of the Hope Planning team. You will learn so much about how a large event is run you will be able to network with other members of the planning team, and you will have loads of fun doing so.

How will the organization benefit?
Hope will benefit from each and every volunteer because volunteers plan and run this event, without our volunteers we could not successfully run this large event.

Organization category: Culture and recreation

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Groups