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WEAVE Volunteer Shares Her Story for Personal and Professional Success

WEAVE Volunteer Danae Azavedo was recently interviewed by Sacramento’s local CBS affiliates about the impact of volunteering on her personal experiences and professional goals.  Danae’s story shows the power of volunteering in giving back while building skills.  Read the article here and check out WEAVE’s volunteering opportunities on our Team WEAVE page.

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Volunteer for Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

The success of Walk a Mile in Her Shoes depends on the support of more than 100 volunteers who assist with shoe distribution, day of support, etc.  We are currently recruiting volunteers (individuals and groups) who want to help make Walk a Mile in Her Shoes a great experience for everyone.  

All volunteers will receive a Team WEAVE shirt on the day of the event. Volunteers who wish to stay and enjoy the festivities after their shift are welcome to do so. Please note volunteers may not consume alcohol while volunteering and while wearing their Team WEAVE shirt.

If you would like to volunteer and be part of this great event please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Nichoel at nmenicucci@weaveinc.org or 916-319-4907

We need volunteers to support the following opportunities:

Set Up 8am – 10am - 15-20 Volunteers Needed

·  Assist with layout set up and unloading of van

·  Distribute materials to correct location, station

 

VIP Area - 8 Volunteers Needed

Shift: 2:30pm – 5:00pm

·  Assist VIP Guests with event information and questions

·  Ensure that the VIP area is clean and free of clutter

 

Bar Areas - 4 Volunteers Needed per bar (3 bars total)

Shift: 2:30pm – 5:00pm

·  Ensure that all patrons have been through ID check (only serving patrons with an over 21 wrist band)

·  Pouring pre-mixed drinks, etc 

 

Beer Truck - 2-4 Volunteers Needed

Shift One: 10:45am – 2:30pm

Shift Two: 2:30pm – 5:00pm

·  Ensure that all patrons have been through ID check (only serving patrons with an over 21 wrist band)

·  Assisting the beer truck with pouring and serving of beer

 

ID Check & Wrist Bands (Entrance) 11am -4pm – 3 Volunteers Needed

·  Assist the security team by providing appropriate wrist bands once ID has been checked

·  This position will handle cash/credit for entrance fees, etc

 

Donation Station 11am – 5pm – 2 Volunteers Needed

·  This position will handle cash/credit for day of donations

·  Ensure that donations are credited to correct walker/team

 

Kid Zone 11am – 5pm – 6-10 Volunteers Needed

·  Assist youth with hands on activities throughout the day

·  Ensure that youth areas are clean and being mindful of safety concerns

 

First Aid Station 12:30pm – 5pm – 2-3 Volunteers Needed

·  Assist walkers/patrons by providing ice, water, bandages, etc

·  Provide walkers/patrons with adequate rest area inside tent if needed

 

Course Monitors 12:30pm – 2:00pm – 30 Volunteers Needed

·  Ensure that course is clear at race start time by guiding patrons to the grass/sidewalk

·  Form a barrier between walkers and spectators to ensure safety during race

 

Shoe Return 2:15 – 3pm – 6 Volunteers Needed

·  Ensure that returned shoes are sprayed with lysol, paired and sorted into correct size box

·  Assist walkers with shoe return in an organized manner

 

Clean Up 3pm – 8pm – 10 – 15  Volunteers Needed

·  Assist with tear down of all materials, re-packing materials and loading van

·  Ensure that all trash is clear from area

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