200 Volunteers Needed for Free Shopping & Pampering to Women of Domestic Violence & Homelessness


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Oct 22, 2016, 06:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Where

925 Brockhurst StreetOakland, CA 94608


About

Courageous Women Association, is having our 8th Annual Free Shopping & Pampering Day for Women of Domestic Violence, Homelessness, and Impovershment, Saturday, October 22, 2016, at St. Mary's Center in Oakland, and we need Volunteers to come and participate! Over 1,000 women and children from over 60 Bay Area Shelters and off the streets, will join us for a free shopping spree of thousands of donated clothing, household items, and toiletries, while being served hors d'oeuvres, pampered, and provided outreach for housing, employment, career development, education, and health and wellbeing services!

We are looking for 200 volunteers to come out and assist with donation pickups, hostessing, registration, outreach booths, children's crafts, children's area, food service & food pickup, pampering services of makeovers, hairstyling, facials, massage, and manicures, setup/cleanup.We need 2 Volunteer Coordinators to work with Volunteer Leaders and Volunteers! We need approximately 12 Volunteer Leaders!

STUDENTS, SOCIAL AND CHURCH GROUPS, COWORKERS, FAMILIES, AND FRIENDS, are needed to volunteer!!! We also need help in sorting and organizing items each Saturday and Sunday in the month of September and the first part of October, to prepare for our big event!

Skills

  • Advertising
  • Fundraising
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Administrative Support
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 12
  • Orientation or Training
  • Any you can give!
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