*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: 2
Location: Ottawa - South
Deadline: Mar 30, 2018
DescriptionUPDATE FEB 27th- We NEED 2 more people for our Score Keeper committee. We need these 2 people to manage the volunteers we recruit to work the day of the event, We need leaders that are committed and reliable, to work with 3 other team leaders on the Committee and 35 other people on the planning team itself. We at HOPE create the schedules for the team play, we recruit day of volunteers and we need YOU to manage that they get to their assigned area, get their lunches, and get their breaks, and water. If you are reliable and committed and can be a leader please contact us.
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.
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
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Groups