Van Ness Elementary School

Fall Festival Volunteers

Volunteering Opportunities

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Fall Festival Volunteers

Description: We are recruiting volunteers to help with Fall Festival on October 19.

  • Set-up volunteers needed from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (shorter shifts can be arranged in advance). Set up volunteers will set up tables, food and game stations, AV equipment, decorations.

  • Station volunteers: Station volunteers will be assigned a snack or game station to run. Examples of stations include games such as duck pond and poke-a-pumpkin, the prize table, and refreshments.

    • Two shifts available: 1:45 to 3:45 and 3:30 to 5:30.

  • Ticket volunteers: Ticket volunteers will sell tickets (and distribute pre-sale tickets). Two shifts available: 1:45 to 3:45 and 3:30 to 5:30.

  • Clean-up Volunteers from 5 to 6 pm: Clean up volunteers will take down all stations, fold and put away tables and tents, and pick up trash.

Training: Fall Festival volunteers will get on the job training from event organizers.

Time Commitment: One shift ranging from 1 to 3 hours (depending on role.)

Requirements: Set up and clean up volunteers must feel comfortable moving equipment and supplies. Station and ticket volunteers should feel comfortable being on their feet the duration of their shift. Ticket volunteers must be comfortable collecting money, making change, and using electronic pay devices.