ArtiGras Volunteer Registration Still Open!

Date of Event/Activity: February 17, 18, 19, 2018

Name of Event/Activity: 2018 ArtiGras Fine Art Experienced Festival

Location: Abacoa, Jupiter, FL

Hours: Varies by Job – typically 2 shifts:

  • 9:30am – 1:30pm
  • 1:30pm – 6:00pm (1:30pm – 5:00pm on Monday)

Details of Volunteer Activity:

  • Hanley Foundation ArtiKids Zone – helping kids with art and other activities
  • Youth Art Competition – helping to hang pictures and award ribbons
  • Volunteer Headquarters – checking in volunteers, providing t-shirts, hosting lunch
  • Artist Relations – working with the artists by booth sitting, helping at art pick up
  • Site Operations – helping behind the scenes with communication, set up, break down of the event

Website: http://www.artigras.org

Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: http://www.artigras.org (under Volunteer Registration)

Get Involved With These New Events!

Date of Event: February 5-11, 2018 (Juniors will be needed only on Friday-Sunday: February 9-11, 2018)

Name: Boca Raton Regional Hospital Championship, the type of volunteers needed are:

  • Juniors: Standard Bears, Scoring Tent Runners; We encourage juniors who are 12 and up to apply for volunteering for these positions. If they are younger and want to participate, we ask that a parent will be there with them. We have had some juniors that are younger than 10 and it was a success.
  • Adults and students: Everything else that is on the list. We are always in need of more Marshals for the tournament to help on the tee box (make sure people are behind the ropes etc.) , and to help with crowd crossing to the next hole.

Website: http://brrhchampionship.com/pages/committee-descriptions

Contact: Ali Naugle, Volunteer Coordinator

Office Phone: 561-241-4653

Email: anaugle@prolinkssports.com


Date of Event/Activity: Feb. 10 2018
Name of Event/Activity: Heroes vs. Hotshots (kickball game featuring local celebrities and local first responders, police, and military heroes along with family fun activities such as a amusement midway, food and music)

Location: Roger Dean Stadium
Hours: 11am-3pm

Details of Volunteer Activity: Working information tables and/or ride ticket sales

Websiteheroesvshotshots.com

Contact info to register/sign up: Please call or text Ashley +1 (561) 818-5379


Details of Volunteer Activity: Volunteers must fill out a volunteer form on line at our website: www.aaodog.org. Please let us know what shift you can help out.
Hours: Shifts run from: 9am-4pm, 9am-1pm, and 12-4pm
2018 puppy bowl flyer

Details of Volunteer Activity: To Volunteer at El Sol it is necessary that a person complete a Volunteer Application & Code of Ethics form, both attached beneath the flyer. Please send them in as soon as you can, email copy is fine. As to the particular area in which you wish to volunteer, contact me (information below) and I will get the particulars to you.

Location: 106 Military Trail Jupiter, FL 33458

Contact Info. to Register/Sign-Up: Mike Phillips, Volunteer Coordinator
El Sol Neighborhood Resource Center
Tel: 561-745-9860 x 4102

Fax: 561-745-9834

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Date of Event/Activity: January 15-28, 2018

Name of Event/Activity:  South Florida Fair

Location: 9067 Southern Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33411

Hours: Vary by day and location

Details of Volunteer Activity:

  • Parade – Crowd Control: Volunteers will work closely with staff and will be walking and/or stationed in different locations along the parade route to help the parade run smoothly.
  • Yesteryear Village: Volunteers are needed in each building to communicate early Florida living to our guests.

Websitewww.southfloridafair.com
Contact info to register/sign up:  Stacy Wakefield, Email: stacy@southfloridafair.com


Organization Name: The Palm Beach Museum of Natural History

Location: The Mall at Wellington Green, 10300 Forest Hill Blvd., STE 172, Wellington, FL 33414

Details of Volunteer Activity: We are in need of volunteers at our location in the Mall at Wellington Green. We are specifically seeking those with a retail background who can assist our museum store staff, and those with a background in paleontology, archaeology, or related sciences who can serve as exhibit docents. Those who are interested should complete a volunteer application which may be obtained by emailing rpascucci@pbmnh.org or calling (561) 729-4246. Applications may also be obtained in person at the museum. We are located in the mall on the first floor near Nordstrom. The museum is open 2:30 pm to 7:30 pm Monday to Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 11:30 to 7:30 pm, Sunday noon to 6 PM.. Special events such as Family Hour at the Museum and evening lectures are held on selected mornings at 10 am or evenings at 7:30 pm. Volunteers to assist with Family Hours should have experience and aptitude for working with children. Applications are limited to those 16 years of age or older. A parents or guardians permission must be included for those under 18.

 

Website: www.pbmnh.org

Contact Info. to Register/Sign-Up: Rudolph F. Pascucci, rpascucci@pbmnh.org, (561) 729-4246

Several New Opportunities for the New Year!

Date of Event/Activity:  Jan. 16 (or as soon as possible thereafter, but no later than Feb. 1 through April 17 — 1x per week at the same location, day and time)

Name of Event/Activity: VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Greeter

Location: Locations throughout Palm Beach County

Hours: 3-4 hours 1x per week

Details of volunteer activity: Greet clients when they arrive, sign them in so they are taken in order, make sure the have all their documents to have their taxes prepared and they qualify for the program.  Assign them to a tax preparer.  Please note all volunteers must complete two ten question tests.  When volunteers contact us we will send the link to the tests.

Websitewww.unitedwaypbc.org
Contact info to register/sign up: Nubia Ortega – 561-375-6618 – nubiaortega@unitedwaypbc.org


Students can mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters! Joining our ThinkBig Club/Site Based Program will allow each interested volunteer to earn community service hours and change the life of a child simultaneously!

We offer this opportunity to high school students to be matched with a child in elementary school for one hour, once a week! All that is needed is a positive attitude, willingness to help with homework and play board games; which are provided.

Linked below are the following: the application that will need to be signed by a parent/guardian along with a list of elementary schools/sites with start dates and times as to when we mentor our Little’s.

Application: High School Big Application 17-18

Locations: WhereCanIMentorPB17-18

Feel free to call or e-mail me with any questions you may have. Applications can be emailed to contact below.

Contact Information/Website:

Marisol Martinez

Customer Relations Specialist

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties, Inc

1700 Kirk Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Phone: 561-727-3450 Ext. 4 Fax: 772-283-0803

www.mentorbig.org


 Date of Event/Activity: 1 hour once a week

Name of Event/Activity: Big Brothers and Big Sisters

Location: Various elementary schools in Palm Beach County

Hours: Possible 40 hours!

Details of Volunteer Activity: Make a difference. Mentor an elementary school student! Help with homework and play board games!

Websitewww.mentorbig.org
Contact info to register/sign up: Text 561-425-9169 or email lcherilu@mentorbig.org


Date of Event/Activity: Saturday, January 27th

Name of Event/Activity: 33311 Broward Aware Family Festival & Walk

Location:

Joesph C. Carter Park, 1450 West Sunrise Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale, 33311

 Hours: 8:30AM – 2:00PM (shifts are available; please inquire)

Details of volunteer activity: We are looking for volunteers to participate in the walk. We are also in need of help setting up our table for the festival, representing KidSafe at the table, and cleaning up our area at the end of the event. Our table will consist of passing out informational materials to event participants.

Websitekidsafefoundation.org
Contact info to register/sign up: Kellie Drexl, volunteer@kidsafefoundation.org


Date of Event/Activity: Monday-Friday 8am-6pm, Saturday 8am-4pm

Details of Volunteer Activity: Volunteers must attend volunteer orientation. Orientation is hosted every other Saturday 1-3pm. Volunteers can assist in barn chores, lesson programs, farm work, etc.

Location: 13300 6th Ct. N., Loxahatchee, FL 33470

Contact Info. to Register/Sign Up: Sam Pinder, Volunteer Coordinator: 561-906-9961


We are always in need of volunteers at Furry Friends.  We ask for an ongoing twice per month commitment, either by volunteering at adoption events or at our shelter.  We also need fosters for our animals.  Minimum age to be unaccompanied by a parent is 16.  To learn more please visit the volunteer section of our website (under Programs) at www.furryfriendsadoption.org.  Students may also get community service hours by participating in our Wish List program, also detailed on our website.  Thank you!


Date of Event/Activity:  Every Saturday and Sunday

Name of Event/Activity:  Cat and Dog Adoptions

Location: Jupiter Petco, 901 W. Indiantown Rd

Hours: 11 AM – 4 PM

Details of Volunteer Activity: Take dogs out for walks and help with adoptions and clean up at end of day.

Website: www.saveapet.com

Contact info to register/sign up: Kathy Wells: 561-401-5706 (call or text), or email saveapetflorida@gmail.com


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