The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Commitment: 3-4 hours per shift. Shifts, days, and times will vary based on event specifications. We ask that you please commit to at least one event per month. Basic Function: Help with special events. CFVC’s special events include monthly Big Buddy events, Azalea Children’s Tea, 5k/10k/Fun Walk, Volunteer of the Year Awards Dinner, various trade shows, festivals, etc. Duties and Responsibilities: Vary based on event. Some examples may include: Setup and/or breakdown of event; passing out materials; checking in or registering events guests; staffing tables or booths; collecting donations; decorating; any other duties as assigned by CFVC staff or as required by event. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Willingness to learn basic knowledge about CFVC’s mission; comfort with high public visibility; outgoing personalities are a plus; excellent communication and customer service skills; events experience a plus.