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Sunflower Ambassadors

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ORGANIZATION: Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

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Event Description:

Help celebrate summer and the sunflowers at Dorothea Dix Park! Volunteers are needed to act as Dorothea Dix Sunflower Ambassadors. Volunteers will interact and provide information to visitors.

Volunteer Duties:

Volunteers will support event operations by interacting with the public and will provide information about sunflowers. Please note that the dates for this event are subject to change as they are dependent on the sunflowers blooming.

Volunteer Impact:

Volunteers will support Dorotha Dix Park by educating visitors about the benefits of sunflowers and reminding visitors.

Work Environment:

Volunteers will be working outdoors under a tent, or may walk around the field in the sun. There may be uneven terrain. There will be portable restrooms on site.

Volunteer Requirements:

Pre-registration is required. Volunteers must be at least 18 years old. Everyone who volunteers must sign a release form.

Other Instructions:

Volunteers should wear comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing and close-toed shoes. We will supply bug spray, a first-aid kit, and sunscreen. Please bring your own filled water bottle.

Group Registration:

A group contact must email prvolunteer@raleighnc.gov with a number of slots to reserve. Please also include the event name and, if applicable, which shift(s) you would like to assist with.

COVID-19 Policy:

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

    • We are no longer requiring mask be worn, but they are welcome
    • Maintain a safe social distance of 6 ft.
    • Please do not register to volunteer if you are showing COVID-19 symptoms or have recently been exposed
  • Indoor Volunteers

    • Ongoing Indoor volunteers such as coaches, docents, or instructors are required to show proof of full vaccination that will be verified during the application/onboarding process

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

6 Shifts

  • Sat Jul 23, 2022 - 08:30 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Sat Jul 23, 2022 - 11:30 AM to 02:30 PM
  • Sat Jul 30, 2022 - 08:30 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Sat Jul 30, 2022 - 11:30 AM to 02:30 PM
  • Sat Aug 06, 2022 - 08:30 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Sat Aug 06, 2022 - 11:30 AM to 02:30 PM
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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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.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Environment
Community, Environment

WHEN

Sat Jul 23, 2022 - Sat Aug 06, 2022
This opportunity has 6 shifts

WHERE

75 Hunt DriveRaleigh, NC 27603

(35.77165,-78.6592)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 3.5 hours

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