Do you. . .
Like going to local events and festivals?
Want to gain hospitality, management and leadership experience?
Like meeting new people and making new friends?
Want to make a positive impact by sharing FOOD Share's mission with the community?
Like having fun?
Become a FOOD Share event volunteer!
FOOD Share is dedicated to feeding, nourishing and educating the hungry of Ventura County, educating the community on those who are hungry and why, and advocating a reduction of the root causes of hunger. Make new friends! Here are a couple of events where we need volunteers....
Event: Ventura Art and Street Painting Festival on Saturday 9/9 - Sunday 9/10, 2017
Event Type: Community
Dates festival takes place: Saturday 9/9 - Sunday 9/10
Organizations Involved: VC Arts & FOOD Share
Location: Ventura Harbor, 1583 Spinnaker Dr, Ventura, CA 93001
On-site FOOD Share contact: Jennifer Caldwell (805) 822-8027
Parking: Park in the Harbor lot, if full there is street parking.
Attire: Outdoor clothing, FOOD Share t-shirt (if you have one), closed toed shoes, FOOD Share nametag
-Check in Artists: Check name off list, point out booth (they have seen the map)
-Assist Artists with locating their booth space
-Assist Artists with unpacking, help hold tents etc. (no need to do heavy lifting)
-Check in Chalk Artists
-Help to set up chalk signage
-Monitor the POD (contains festival equipment and food)
Blue Jean Ball Thursday, September 14, 2017
MUST be 21+ to help
Attire: attire to match the western-type event. Comfy shoes - name badge is a must!
Mandatory (sorta) Orientation meeting on Monday, September 11th from 5p-6p at FOOD Share. More info to be given then.
Thursday, September 14th
Walnut Grove, 3370 Tierra Rejada Road, Moorpark, CA 93021
Volunteer shift times and Volunteer duties:
10am-2pm Set-Up Help - assist with the set-up of the event
4pm-7pm Parking - assist with parking cars well to maximize the limited space we have
4p-7p Check-in - greets guests, make sure they get their wine glass, etc.
5p-9p Reserved Table Ambassadors - you will be the reserved tables host, helping them open and pour the bottles of wine that come with the table and talking all about FOOD Share!
7pm-9pm Jail - use the square to charge cards, handle cash box, issue 'warrants’
3pm-7pm Vendor Helpers - helping w/ whatever the food and drink vendors need; plates, napkins, ice, etc.
8:30p-done Clean-Up - help clean up trash, breakdown, etc.
Sign up here http://www.foodshare.com/volunteer/?sheet_id=410
The PGA has invited back FOOD Share to be part of their PowerShares QQQ Championship PGA TOUR Champions Playoff Event! Please pass this email on to those you know who love or like golf!
Ever wanted to get up close and personal with some PGA greats? Ever wanted to step foot onto one of the greatest golf courses in the nation? Well, we have your opportunity! Sign up today to participate in this one of a kind event!
WHAT: PowerShares QQQ Championship
WHERE: Sherwood County Club, 320 Stafford Road, Thousand Oaks, CA
WHEN: Thursday, October 26 th - Sunday, October 29 th, 2017
WHO: Volunteers are needed to fill a variety of roles and assist with tournament operations while helping to raise funds for FOOD Share of Ventura County.
INFO: Find out more and volunteer to sign up HERE. Be sure to select FOODSHARE as your charity of choice.
PRICE: $35 for a returning Volunteer and $45 for a new Volunteer when you enter the code GIVINGBACK17. Volunteer package includes a shirt, hat/visor, pin, lanyard, apparel bag, handbook, volunteer party and more! If you volunteered in 2016, please plan on wearing the same uniform. Additional shirts or outerwear pieces are available for purchase. More info on the volunteer website HERE.
FOOD Share’s Event Manger: Jennifer Caldwell
- Public Speaking
- People Skills
- Event Planning / Management
- Event Management
- Public Relations
- Relationship Building
Good Match For
Teens People 55+
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 12
- One day up to 5 hours