Helping out organizing a conference for people with disabilities on October 14, 2017


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

500 Harrison Avenue, Suite 227Boston, MA 02118

Image for the 2017 Conference

About

MASS Advocates holds a large annual conference every October for people with disabilities. It is a fun, educational and empowering event that self-advocates look forwards to every year. it is not a gala event. This is a huge undertaking with over 400 people attending. The conference itself is held at the Best Western Hotel in Marlboro, MA on Saturday, October 14, 2017. We are looking for volunteers who could assist at the conference itself and who could assist me organizing different aspects of the event.

At the office - I am looking for volunteers who are good at social media, media contacts, excel and following up on a variety of conference tasks. Also would love to have someone who is artistic.

At the event itself we need volunteers in these categories:

1) Making videos

2) Taking photos

3) Registration tables

4) Assisting workshop presenters

5) Helping self-advocates to get around the conference

Please do not respond to this posting unless you are sure this is a committment you can make. This is a fun event and I'm sure you will enjoy this volunteer opportunity! We definitely would appreciate your help.

Skills

  • Event Design & Planning
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Storytelling
  • Music Therapy
  • Administrative Support
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 20
  • It really would be up to the volunteer.

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