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Autumn Harvest Gala (Nov. 8) event crew

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ORGANIZATION: Friends of Occupy Portland

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 3 people are interested

NOTE: Recently we are noticing a very high rate of flake-outs from this site. Please respond to postings only if you are serious and are capable of following through your commitment. Otherwise you will be wasting our time and obstructing our ability to organize effectively. We expect a very high standard of professionalism from all of our volunteers. Thanks!


The 99 Unite Civic Forum/Friends of Occupy Portland Autumn Harvest Gala will be the largest fundraising event of the year, and a part of the Fourth Year Forward series of events commemorating the three years of our movement.

The event features a celebratory dinner, live entertainment, and silent auction.

We need a minimum of 10 volunteers before, during, and after this event (Saturday evening, November 8).

The event will be from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Set-up will begin around 3 p.m., and clean up may continue through 10 p.m. The location is a private residence near Lloyd Center and Rose Quarter, between N. Williams Avenue and NE Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard, within a close proximity of TriMet bus lines 4, 6, 17, 44 and 77, as well as Portland Streetcar CL line at the Walgreens.

Set-up: table set up; seating arrangement; audiovisual set up (if requested by our guest featured speaker); welcoming area set up; food and beverages prep

During event: Welcoming area (ticket collection/will-call); food service; music (live or recorded); assisting the guest speaker; general tidy-ups as needed

Clean-up: dishes; dining area clean-up; sweep the floor; trash and recycling; put the furniture back to default positions

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About Friends of Occupy Portland

Location:

1131 SE OAK ST, PORTLAND, OR 97214, US

Mission Statement

We facilitate development of grass-roots community organizing and community building efforts.

Description

Friends of Occupy Portland (FOOP), established in April 2012, provides support and facilitates exchange of information for start-up local community organizing efforts and political activists, continuing the legacy of the Occupy Wall Street movement as manifested in Portland metropolitan area. FOOP also hosts a number of community groups, processes financial contributions for board-approved projects, and engages in community educational outreach by exhibiting in local festivals and events.

We are an Oregon public benefit non-profit corporation registered with the Oregon Department of Justice, Charitable Activities Division, under #45976.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Arts & Culture
Community
Advocacy & Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Community

WHEN

Wed Oct 08, 2014 - Sun Nov 09, 2014

WHERE

215 NE Thompson StPortland, OR 97212

(45.53901,-122.66314)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • preferably food handler card

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