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Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

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Event Description:

Join Chavis and Dorothea Dix in facilitating the Open Streets Event on October 17th! This event will promote the new stroll-way between the two parks. Volunteers will guide visitors along Lenoir Street (which will be blocked-off for pedestrians).

Volunteer Duties:

  • Activity Assistants - Provides information to event attendees and will also support event activities.
  • Street Assistants - Greets patrons, monitors street closures, and supports event logistics.

Volunteer Impact:

Volunteers will serve and interact with the community to provide an exceptional experience for all who visit.

Work Environment:

This event will take place outdoors and will have a festival-like atmosphere. There will be uneven grounds and volunteers will be on their feet frequently. There will be a restroom on site.

Volunteer Requirements:

Pre-registration is required. Volunteers must be at least 21 years old. All volunteers will need to fill out a release form.

Other Instructions:

Snacks and drinks will be provided. Volunteers should wear cool, comfortable clothing. Additional volunteer instructions will be provided closer the event.

COVID-19 Policy:

Volunteers and staff must follow the COVID-19 policies below so that projects are safe for everyone.


  • Social distancing must be practiced (6-feet between individuals)
  • Everyone must wear a face mask or face shield (not provided) while within 6 feet of a person from another household
  • State, federal, and local mandates must be followed
  • If you have COVID-19 symptoms, please do not register

Group Registration Information:

Registration as a volunteer is first come, first served. A group leader must email rachel.vannoordt@raleighnc.gov to register. All groups will be required to provide a list of names and emails for their volunteers.

Per department policy, this volunteer opportunity is not to be used towards court-appointed/ suggested community service hours.

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About Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

Location:

222 West Hargett Street, Suite 608, Raleigh, NC 27601, US

Mission Statement

You are invited to make a difference in your community by volunteering! Through the efforts of City staff and volunteers, the Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department can continue its fine tradition of providing quality leisure services to citizens of all ages.

Description

Join Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department's Volunteer Program and make a difference in your community. You may volunteer as an individual or as part of a group on a one-time or ongoing basis. There are many opportunities for individuals, groups, students and businesses to contribute to our quality programs and facilities. Volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

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WHEN

Sun Oct 17, 2021
10:00 AM - 06:30 PM

WHERE

2 East South StreetRaleigh, NC 27601

(35.77126,-78.63961)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • 4.5 hour time commitment

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