Call for Volunteers at the EWI annual Artisan Marketplace 2016


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Wed Oct 12, 2016 12:00 AM - Sun Nov 20, 2016 12:00 AM


Silver Spring Civic Center1, Veterans PlaceSilver Spring, MD 20910


Take part in EWI's annual marketplace event that celebrates women's entrepreneurship and creates a magical shopping experience for all. The event will be held on November 20, 2016 at the Silver Spring Civic Center.

The annual Artisan Marketplace event by EWI is around the corner and we are in need of volunteers. Can you help? Or can you please share with people who will enjoy being volunteers for this great day?! Light breakfast, lunch, snacks and drinks will be provided. There is free parking at the venue.

This event is an opportunity to celebrate the diverse creations from over 35 talented and inspiring entrepreneur graduates from our region and around the world. Graduates will be selling jewelry, crafts, and beautiful accessories. These make great gifts for everyone on your holiday list. Give the gift of empowerment with every purchase and help support and sustain the businesses of passionate local women entrepreneurs. Come learn, shop, and be inspired!

We are seeking volunteers for this wonderful event, which is not only a great way to give back, but attend a fun-filled Marketplace and celebration of our 2016 graduates. Some general volunteer tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Unloading/Setup

  • Keeping food area neat and stocked

  • Engaging the public

  • Greeting visitors and guests

  • Tearing Down/Cleanup

  • Photographing / Videotaping the event

There are (2) shifts available:

Morning: 9.00 am - 1.00 pm

Afternoon: 1.00 pm - 5.30 pm

If you cannot commit to a full shift, we would appreciate any amount of time you are able to contribute- every little bit helps tremendously. If you are able to volunteer, please respond to me via email, with the following information:

  1. Which shift you prefer

  2. Any physical restrictions we need to be aware of

  3. A good phone number to reach you at

We will be in communication with final details and role assignments.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Good Match For

Teens People 55+

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