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Volunteer-Capital Fair

Organization: Gloucester Agricultural Society

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 99

Location: Ottawa - South

Deadline: Apr 29, 2019


The Capital Fair is an annual 10 day fair organized by the Gloucester Agricultural Society. This year, the fair will be held from August 16th - 25th and will feature events such as live music, agricultural demonstrations, monster truck shows, a midway and much more.

We are looking for volunteers to help us onsite throughout the duration of the fair in a wide range of areas including:
- Kids Zone
- Entertainment
- Admissions gate

We also have longer-term opportunities available for those who want to get involved in the planning aspects of the fair. We will be releasing more positions soon!

There are so many ways to get involved! Please don't hesitate to reach out for more information.

Visit www.capitalfair.ca for more information.


Andrew Campbell - Assistant Volunteer Coordinator



Volunteer Opportunity Address
Rideau Carleton Raceway
4837 Albion Rd, Gloucester, ON K1X 1A3


Good for people interested in: Entertainment; Event planning and participation; 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; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Athletes

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This is a great opportunity to give back to your local community and have fun at the same time!

Volunteers will receive:
- Free admission to the fair on the day they volunteer
- BBQ meals and water on each shift
- A Capital Fair T-shirt
- Volunteer hours to put towards your high school community involvement requirement

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; Youth 16-24; Groups

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

Suitable for community service hours: Yes

Police record check required: Yes