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AccessAbility Fest

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ORGANIZATION: DISABILITYSA

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The 16th Annual AccessAbility fest will kick-off, October 1st at 9:00 AM featuring numerous exhibitors with music, performances, activities, demonstrations, information, products, programs and services that promote independence and inclusion where individuals with disabilities live, learn, work and play.

Saturday, October 1st, 2022
9:00AM - 10:00AM
In-Person abilitySTRONG Parade
9:00AM - 2:00PM
AccessAbility fest at Hemisfair
Exhibitor Fair
Discussion Boards
Activities
Information Sessions
TBD
Sunny Sauceda
, two-time GRAMMY-winning Tejano Music Artist

31 Shifts

  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 AM to 03:30 AM
    "Follow Me" Directional Hosts (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Walk around the event grounds and let people know about the topic area on your si
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 06:00 AM to 09:00 AM
    Set-up registration, bandstand, parade route seating, etc.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 07:00 AM to 10:00 AM
    AccessAbility Fest Set-up (7:00am - 10:00am) Assist with the set-up of tables, chairs, signage, exhibitor arrival, registration, etc.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Parade Cheer Teams (8:00am - 11:00am) GROUP REGISTRATION ONLY. Each group should sign-up for 1 slot only, but consist of a minimum of 6-10 individual
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Parade Pooper Scoopers (8:00am - 11:00am) Follow behind equestrian and service animal parade entries for the time-honored position of pooper scooper.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Parade Banner Carriers (8:00am - 11:00am) Carry banners for each Parade Section (2-3 per banner)
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Disbanding Assistants (8:00am - 11:00am) Volunteers will assist with the disbanding of the parade entries and will follow the lead of the Disbanding
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Parade Water Stations (8:00am - 11:00am) Volunteers will be stationed along the parade route. 5 stations with 3 volunteers each will be stationed alo
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Photographer at abilitySTRONG Parade (8:00am - 11:00am) PERSONAL CAMERA REQUIRED
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 AM
    Hospitality Hosts (9:00am - 12:30pm) (12:00pm - 3:30 pm) Keep food, drinks, cups and plates stocked for vendors and volunteers
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - morning / 09:00 AM to 11:45 AM
    Parking Lot (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Volunteers will ride the parking shuttle and establish appropriate entrances to the parking venue.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    "Follow Me" Directional Hosts (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Walk around the event grounds and let people know about the topic area on your si
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Greeters (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Place a solid color wristband on every guest entering the event grounds. THIS IS IMPORTANT.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Floaters (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Assist event coordinators where needed. Needs may vary. Come back to the volunteer headquarters every
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Photographer at AccessAbility Fest (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) PERSONAL CAMERA REQUIRED
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Mascot Assistants (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Allow only Mascot and Mascot’s team and AccessAbility Fest staff in and out of changing area.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Stagehand Assistants (9:00am - 12:30pm) (12:00pm - 3:30 pm) Help facilitators and performers. Assist with prop transition between sets. Facilitate gro
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Vendor Assistants (9:00am - 12:30pm) (12:00pm - 3:30 pm) Make sure exhibitors have what they need, help them find solutions if they don’t.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Attendee Surveys (9:00am - 12:30pm) (12:00pm - 3:30 pm) Survey various attendees about their AccessAbility Fest experience and more through the event.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Grand Marshal Reception (9:00am - 12:30pm shift only) Assist with the reception for the abilitySTRONG Parade Grand Marshal.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:15 PM
    Attendee Surveys (9:00am - 12:30pm) (12:00pm - 3:30 pm) Survey various attendees about their AccessAbility Fest experience and more through the event.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - afternoon / 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Parking Lot (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Volunteers will ride the parking shuttle and establish appropriate entrances to the parking venue.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Greeters (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Place a solid color wristband on every guest entering the event grounds. THIS IS IMPORTANT.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Floaters (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Assist event coordinators where needed. Needs may vary. Come back to the volunteer headquarters every
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Photographer at AccessAbility Fest (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) PERSONAL CAMERA REQUIRED
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Mascot Assistants (9:00 – 12:30pm) & (12:00 pm - 3:30pm) Allow only Mascot and Mascot’s team and AccessAbility Fest staff in and out of changing area.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Hospitality Hosts (9:00am - 12:30pm) (12:00pm - 3:30 pm) Keep food, drinks, cups and plates stocked for vendors and volunteers
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Stagehand Assistants (9:00am - 12:30pm) (12:00pm - 3:30 pm) Help facilitators and performers. Assist with prop transition between sets. Facilitate gro
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Vendor Assistants (9:00am - 12:30pm) (12:00pm - 3:30 pm) Make sure exhibitors have what they need, help them find solutions if they don’t.
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Costume Selection Team (12:00pm - 3:30pm shift only) Spend your shift roaming the event and select 5 individuals who will participate as finalists in
  • Sat Oct 01, 2022 - afternoon / 02:00 PM to 04:30 PM
    AccessAbility Fest Clean-up/Tear Down (2:00pm - 4:30pm). Back-up support for tear down, load-up, and unload at storage.
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About DISABILITYSA

Location:

PO BOX 28243, SAN ANTONIO, TX 78228, US

Mission Statement

The mission of disABILITYsa is to educate, advance and engage individuals with disabilities by sharing information, creating opportunities and strengthening the organizations that serve them.

Description

disABILITYsa connects people with all types of disabilities and their families to information abut local resources, programs and opportunities that promote independence and inclusion.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
People with Disabilities
Children & Youth, Community, People with Disabilities

WHEN

Sat Oct 01, 2022
06:00 AM - 05:00 PM
This opportunity has 31 shifts

WHERE

Hemisfair Park I 434 Alamo StreetSan Antonio, TX 78205

(29.42266,-98.48699)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteer positions may require prior training to accomodate for the audience we are expecting. Please plan to meet in person before the day of.
  • If the volunteer is under the age of 18 years old, they must be accompanied by an adult.

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