Non-Profit Organizations Volunteer Opportunity with Oakland First Fridays Street Festival

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Oakland First Fridays

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We thank you for your interest in volunteering with Oakland First Fridays!

We are looking for non-profit organization that can provide volunteers for Oakland First Fridays street festival. The volunteers will greet guests as they enter the festival and ask for donations. We are looking for friendly, positive and outgoing participants.

There is a required gates orientation which are usually held on Wednesdays (timers are flexible) at our office (2633 Telegraph Ave, Oakland).

Through this partnership, you have the opportunity to increase your online presence, engage with the community, improve public relations, and earn money toward any cause within your organization!

We are looking for volunteers every first Fridays of each month. Let us know what month you are interested in or if you would like to volunteer for several months.

Let`s support each other!

HOW TO APPLY

Visit this link to register: http://bit.ly/oakffvolunteerform
You can also email us at volunteers@oaklandfirstfridays.org
or call us at (510) 361-0615.
Check out our website for more information: http://oaklandfirstfridays.org/volunteers

Oakland First Fridays volunteers will receive a free OakFF T-Shirt after their first shift, free food whenever they volunteer, community hours, and resume building skills!

About Oakland First Fridays:
Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Oakland's KONO district springs to life with for this event, with galleries, artist collectives, street artists, local culinary artisans, performers, musicians, dancers, DJ’s, and poets gathering for Oakland First Friday events.

Oakland First Fridays provides thousands of people from across the Bay Area and beyond with encounters and experiences with local art forms, inspiration, food, music, and the energy of the electric city of Oakland, California.

Remaining Oakland First Fridays Events in 2019:
December 6, 2019

On behalf of KONO (Koreatown Northgate) Community Benefit District, a 501(c)3 non-profit- Oakland First Fridays, art and community street festival celebrating and sustaining the arts, we would like to thank for your support! Being almost an entirely volunteer run organization, it takes a massive collaborative effort between the volunteers and the Oakland First Friday team to keep this event thriving each month.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Sincerely,

Oakland First Fridays

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About Oakland First Fridays

Location:

2633 TELEGRAPH AVE STE 107, OAKLAND, CA 94612, US

Mission Statement

Oakland First Fridays is an organization dedicated to the grassroots deployment, coordination, maintenance, and sustainability of Oakland's monthly First Friday event. By facilitating a monthly event that is all inclusive, we exist to support local art, vendor, business, and social services organizations. Oakland First Fridays is committed to fostering strength and unity in the Oakland community. Each month, through strategic partnerships, we provide a community based platform for the culture of our city to flourish and grow.

Description

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive community and art experience, and the premier monthly arts event on the West Coast, located on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th street. First Fridays has helped to bring positive recognition to the City of Oakland, generating commerce and revenue that benefits the City. Oakland First Fridays has been featured in the New York Times, the Huffington Post, and other publications.

Every First Friday from 5 PM to 9 PM, Oakland's cultural art community springs to life with a variety of street vendors, including Street Artists, Culinary Artisans, Local Artisans, Poets, Galleries, Artists Collectives and Literary Events; performers such as Musicians, Dancers, Live Painters, Comedians, and DJ’s, etc; creating the opportunity for these amazing vendors to gain exposure and sell their work.

Every month up to 20,000 people come from all around the Bay Area and beyond to experience a variety of artistic expressions, be inspired, eat great food, enjoy live music, and stroll through the amazing, eclectic culture of Oakland First Friday and the city of Oakland.

WHEN

Fri Dec 06, 2019
04:30 PM - 09:00 PM  

WHERE

2633 Telegraph AveSuite 109OAKLAND, CA 94612

(37.81577,-122.26862)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 working hours depending on position

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