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Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:00 AM - Fri Mar 23, 2018 05:00 PM


Various locations in and around Austin!Austin, TX 78712


Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières is looking for passionate volunteers to raise awareness about the refugee migrant crisis at our mobile trailer exhibit.

We will be at various locations in and around Austin from March 16 - March 23.

Friday 3/16 - 11 am to 5 pm
Austin Public Library - Terrazas Branch

Saturday 3/17 - 9 am to 1 pm
Texas Farmers’ Market at Lakeline

Sunday 3/18 - 12 pm to 5 pm
Georgetown Public Library

Monday 3/19 - 10 am to 3 pm
St. Edward’s University - Main Building

Tuesday 3/20 - 10 am to 3 pm
St. Edward’s University - Main Building

Friday 3/23 - 10 am to 4 pm
University of Texas at Austin - Gregory Gym Plaza

Doctors Without Borders presents a mobile version of Forced From Home, a unique interactive exhibition about the global refugee crisis. The exhibition exposes the challenges facing more than 65 million displaced people around the world today, connecting visitors with some of these individuals through virtual reality documentaries, photographs, and personal stories from MSF patients and staff

More Volunteer information: http://www.forcedfromhome.com/volunteer/

Forced From Home event URL: http://www.forcedfromhome.com/

We are seeking enthusiastic, friendly, and reliable volunteers to help us staff the Forced From Home mobile exhibit.

Forced From Home Mobile volunteers will help with a variety of roles on-site at the trailer, including: virtual reality administration, crowd management, and logistics support.

All volunteers must be at least 18 years old on the day they volunteer for the exhibition. There is no upper age limit to participate, however volunteers should be comfortable being on their feet while on site.

Please visit http://www.forcedfromhome.com/volunteer/ for more information. Here, you will be able to complete an online volunteer form and we will then contact you with more information.

If you have any questions, please email FFHVolunteers@newyork.msf.org.


  • Event Management
  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • People Skills
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach
  • Advocacy

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Volunteer shifts may be from 4 - 6 hours
  • Volunteers may be on their feet for extended periods of time

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