About the Position
Position #: 19356
OrganizationNeruda Arts
Position: General Help - Bring on the Sunshine African Festival
Location: 200 King Street West, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Bring on The Sunshine was launched 7 years ago with a goal of fostering “Ubuntu” – togetherness among Africans in the Kitchener-Waterloo region. The Bring on The Sunshine African Festival is an annual Family Day festival that attracts an audience of approximately a thousand people each year and is continually growing. The festival includes music, dance and poetry performances, fashion show, drum and dance workshops, as well as a lively market place.

The festival is on February 19 2018 and we are looking for individuals who are ready to take-on important roles in making the festival a success. If you take this on - you will be in charge of a specific role to ensure the smooth-running of a certain aspect of the day, you will gain valuable mentoring within a dynamic team, valuable festival experience and networking connections for your future!
Description: Set-up and take-down, greeters, people to run and manage booths at different sections of the event, decorating volunteers, door guards, donation and testimonial collectors and much more.
Training Details: All volunteers must also be available for Sunday, Feb 18th from 12:30 for an orientation of the event a walk through of the festival grounds.
Working Conditions: Walking around and lifting mildly-heavy objects.
Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Evening, Anytime
Time Detail: Let us know your availability for the day of and before the Festival
The festival takes place on Monday, February 19
Special Event Start Date: 2018-02-19
Special Event End Date: 2018-02-19
Age: 12+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Events/Fundraising, Special Events
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Time Management, Problem Solving, Adaptability, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.nerudaarts.ca/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Fogo Oriowo
Phone: 2269789044
Address: 200 King Street West Kitchener, N2G 4G7


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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