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Amber’s Adoption THIS Sunday & Arc Opportunities!

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Amber’s Animal Outreach is in need of volunteers for our Puppy Bowl Adoption event on January 26th. Sunday Shift hours are from 9am – 1pm, 12pm – 4pm or 9am – 4pm.


Have you been thinking about volunteering in the New Year? The Arc of Palm Beach County Artisans is gearing up for their biggest year yet and have some amazing projects just waiting for volunteers to come in and help them put the finishing touches on. Accepting individuals or large groups with or without art experience. Everyone is welcome and appreciated!

Call 561-842-3213 or visit www.arcpbc.org today!


 

New Year, New Events – Sign Up Today!

Date of Event/Activity: February 15 & 16, 2020

Name of Event/Activity: 35th ArtiGras Fine Arts Festival

Location: Abacoa, Central Boulevard in Jupiter, Florida, just North of Donald Ross Road and East of I-95

Hours: Gates open to the public from 10:00AM to 6:00PM

Details of Volunteer Activity: Volunteers must be 14 or older to attend without parental supervision. Volunteers under 18 must have a parent or guardian sign a volunteer waiver during online registration. Volunteers should sign up online using the following link: http://palmbeachnorthchamber.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/?start_over&id=41944

ArtiGras Fine Arts Festival occurs over Presidents’ Day Weekend on February 15 & 16, 2020 in Abacoa, Jupiter. We rely heavily on our volunteers to make the festival run smoothly. There are various roles and shifts available throughout the 2-day event, from the ArtiKids Zone, to Merchandise, Volunteer Headquarters, Hospitality and more.

Volunteers will receive: free entry to the festival on the day of volunteer shift (before or after shift is completed), free ArtiGras volunteer T-shirt, free food and beverage, and volunteer credit (upon request).

Website: http://www.artigras.org/, http://palmbeachnorthchamber.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/?start_over&id=41944
Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: Emily Nichols at Emily@pbnchamber.com


Date of Event/Activity: 01/21/20 – 03/14/20

Name of Event/Activity: Volunteer Flag Football Coach

Location: Howard Park (1302 Parker Ave), Gaines Park (1501 N. Australian Avenue)

Hours: Flexible

Details of Volunteer Activity: We are looking for Volunteer Coaches for our Youth Flag Football League. This is an 8-week season with one game/week. Most games will fall on a Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday, so you can expect very few – if any – Saturday games. There will be between 1-2 practices a week that you can plan based on your schedule.

Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: Mara Green – mgreen@wpb.org – (850) 804-4938


Date of Event/Activity: Sunday, February 23th

Hours: 5 AM – 1 PM

Location: Meyer Amphitheater (West Palm Beach)

Details of Volunteer Activity: Walk MS is a fundraising event for Multiple Sclerosis research, programs, and support. We have shifts between 5am-1pm, including set-up, food & beverage, greeters, t-shirt distribution, VIP/Team Tent volunteers, sanitation team, spirit crew and more! Some positions require a background check. Please let me know if you have any questions! Groups and individuals of all ages and abilities are encouraged and invited to volunteer.

Website: National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Contact Info For Student To Register/Sign Up: Register at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/2020wpb or contact Ashlyn at ashlyn.iervasi@nmss.org, 954-676-3920


Date of Event/Activity: Ongoing
Name of Event/Activity: Data Entry
Location: City Hall – 401 Clematis Street
Hours: Between 9am-5pm
Details of Volunteer Activity:
  • Internal Audit Department is looking for assistance with ADA Compliance (you would receive assistance from IT for this)
  • Engineering Services Department is looking for assistance with data entry in Engineering Developer Database and record retention
  • Environmental Compliance Department is looking for assistance with collecting permit info and entering data
Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: Mara Green – mgreen@wpb.org – (850) 804-4938

Florida Festivals and Events Association Holiday Mixer in need of volunteers!

Date of Event/Activity: 12/19/19

Name of Event/Activity: Florida Festivals and Events Association Holiday Mixer

Location: 101 South Flagler Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Hours: 5:00-9:00 pm

Details of Volunteer Activity: We are in need of 4-5 volunteers, preferably with previous serving experience, to serve hors d’oeuvres and help keep the room tidy during the event. We are not in need of beverage service, as we have that covered. Good opportunity for someone that wants to get in front of people in the event industry.

Website: https://www.ffea.com/events/2019/ffea-holiday-mixer

Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: Contact: Mara Green mgreen@wpb.org 561-804-4938


 

Last Call for Wellington Parade and Mall Gift Wrapping!

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Date of Event/Activity: Sunday, December 8th
Name of Event/Activity: Wellington Holiday Parade
Location: Forest Hill Blvd Wellington (SunTrust Bank)
Hours: 10am-4pm
Details of Volunteer Activity: Manage water tents, staging, clean up, carry banners in parade, help with parade dispersal.
Website: cpbchamber.com
Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: krissy@cpbchamber.com


The Arc of Palm Beach County has taken over the Holiday Suite at The Gardens Mall again this year! This partnership provides amazing volunteer opportunities for those looking to lend their wrapping skills to spread cheer to shoppers. Your generosity will bring awareness to The Arc’s vision of a community where every person feels welcome, connected and accepted.

Click HERE to sign up for your volunteer Holiday Suite Shift today.

This year’s Holiday Suite is located on the second floor of Nordstrom Court.


 

Wellington Parade Reminder – Sign Up Now!

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Date of Event/Activity: Sunday, December 8th
Name of Event/Activity: Wellington Holiday Parade
Location: Forest Hill Blvd Wellington (SunTrust Bank)
Hours: 10am-4pm
Details of Volunteer Activity: Manage water tents, staging, clean up, carry banners in parade, help with parade dispersal.
Website: cpbchamber.com
Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: krissy@cpbchamber.com

Halloween Event Needs Volunteers ASAP!

Date of Event: 10/31/19

Hours Needed: 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Location of Event: Clematis Street West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Organization Website: wpb.org

Contact Info For Student To Register/Sign Up: https://volunteer.volunteerflorida.org/opportunity/a0Cf400000Q603eEAB

Details of Volunteer Activity: Volunteers will help manage kids games. After they arrive on-site and check in, they’ll finish setting up the event site (games), manage the kid games during the event, and help pack it up when the event is over.

Attire: Please wear a black shirt. We may have event shirts for you, but they may not arrive in time. We will be outside, so please bring bug spray if you traditionally wear that. Please park your vehicle in the Evernia Parking Garage (at Evernia and Dixie or Olive). We will provide a parking pass.