Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

 


Date: Thursday, July 28, 2016

Title: Family Fun Day (Washington, DC)

Time: 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Location: Educare of Washington DC - 640 Anacostia Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20019

Nearest Metro Rail: Minnesota Avenue (Orange Line) – approximately 20 minute walk to location  

Parking:  Residential

Volunteer engagement: Volunteers to help facilitate games and manage food stations.

How many Volunteer slots: 10

Minimum volunteer age: 18


Date: Thursday, August 11, 2016

Title: Celebrating America’s Health Centers:  Innovators in Community Health

Time:  7:00 A.M to 11:00 A.M

Location:  17739 Main Street (Suite 130); Dumfries, VA 22026 (go to field)

Nearest Metro Rail:  NA

Parking Address: 17719 Main St, Dumfries, VA 22026; Approximate 2 minute walk to the event location.  Parking area for Event Volunteers only.  Signs will be posted.

Volunteer engagement:  Volunteers to help with set up, food prep and distribution, games, and crowd control.

Volunteer slots: 15

Other information:  Event is outdoors - Volunteers must be at least 17 years of age and wear comfortable summer attire. Beach attire is not permissible. 


Date: Thursday, August 11, 2016

Title: Celebrating America’s Health Centers:  Innovators in Community Health

Time:  11:00 A.M to 3:00 P.M

Location:  17739 Main Street (Suite 130); Dumfries, VA 22026 (go to field)

Nearest Metro Rail:  NA

Parking Address: 17719 Main St, Dumfries, VA 22026; Approximate 2 minute walk to the event location.  Parking area for Event Volunteers only.  Signs will be posted.

Volunteer engagement:  Volunteers to help with set up, food prep and distribution, games, and crowd control.

Volunteer slots: 15

Other information:  Event is outdoors - Volunteers must be at least 17 years of age and wear comfortable summer attire. Beach attire is not permissible. 


Date: Friday, August 12, 2016

Title: Celebrating America’s Health Centers:  Innovators in Community Health

Time:  7:00 A.M to 11:00 A.M

Location:  17739 Main Street (Suite 130); Dumfries, VA 22026 (go to field)

Nearest Metro Rail:  NA

Parking Address: 17719 Main St, Dumfries, VA 22026; Approximate 2 minute walk to the event location.  Parking area for Event Volunteers only.  Signs will be posted.

Volunteer engagement:  Volunteers to help with set up, food prep and distribution, games, and crowd control.

Volunteer slots: 15

Other information:  Event is outdoors - Volunteers must be at least 17 years of age and wear comfortable summer attire. Beach attire is not permissible. 


Date: Friday, August 12, 2016

Title: Celebrating America’s Health Centers:  Innovators in Community Health

Time:  11:00 A.M to 3:00 P.M

Location:  17739 Main Street (Suite 130); Dumfries, VA 22026 (go to field)

Nearest Metro Rail:  NA

Parking Address: 17719 Main St, Dumfries, VA 22026; Approximate 2 minute walk to the event location.  Parking area for Event Volunteers only.  Signs will be posted.

Volunteer engagement:  Volunteers to help with set up, food prep and distribution, games, and crowd control.

Volunteer slots: 15

Other information:  Event is outdoors - Volunteers must be at least 17 years of age and wear comfortable summer attire. Beach attire is not permissible. 


Date(s): Saturday, September 17, 2016 (Washington, DC)

Title: The Fishing School

Time(s): 4:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.

Location(s): Washington Nationals Park

Nearest Metro Rail:  Navy Yard and Waterfront (Green Line), Capital South (Blue, Orange, and Silver Lines)

Parking: N/A

Describe volunteer role/responsibilities: Help with set up, direct guests, registration, staff simple table games for children, and help with break down.   

# of volunteer slots: 10

Other/additional information: Volunteers must be at least 17 years of age.


Date(s): Saturday, September 17, 2016 (Washington, DC)

Title: The Fishing School

Time(s): 7:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.M.

Location(s): Washington Nationals Park

Nearest Metro Rail:  Navy Yard and Waterfront (Green Line), Capital South (Blue, Orange, and Silver Lines)

Parking: N/A

Describe volunteer role/responsibilities: Help with set up, direct guests, registration, staff simple table games for children, and help with break down.   

# of volunteer slots: 10

Other/additional information: Volunteers must be at least 17 years of age.


Date: Sunday, September 25, 2016

Title: Teddy Bear 5K & 1K Fun Run/Walk  (Falls Church, VA)

Time:  9:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.

Location:  Falls Church-McLean Children's Center,7230 Idylwood Rd, Falls Church VA 22043

Nearest Metro Rail:  NA

Parking:  School parking lot and residential neighborhood on same side of street as school.

Volunteer engagement:  Volunteers to help with set-up

Volunteer slots:  35 

Other information:  Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age and will receive free T-Shirt if registered before Sept. 5.


Date: Sunday, September 25, 2016

Title: Teddy Bear 5K & 1K Fun Run/Walk  (Falls Church, VA)

Time:  1:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. 

Location:  Falls Church-McLean Children's Center,7230 Idylwood Rd, Falls Church VA 22043

Nearest Metro Rail:  NA

Parking:  School parking lot and residential neighborhood on same side of street as school.

Volunteer engagement:   Volunteers to direct children in games during pre-race fun fair; help with face painting;  direct traffic for parking;  serve as race marshals along 1K & 5K courses to direct runners; help water stations; break down and clean up

Volunteer slots: 35

Other information:  Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age and will receive free T-Shirt if registered before Sept. 5.


Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Title: Project Homeless Connect (Washington, DC)

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Date: Saturday, November 12, 2016

Title: “Motivation Station” for Whitman Walker Health’s Walk & 5K to End HIV (Washington, DC)

Time: 7:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.

Location: Freedom Plaza - Pennsylvania Avenue and 13th Street NW

Nearest Metro Rail: Federal Triangle (Blue / Orange Lines) and Metro Center (Blue/Orange/Red Lines)

Parking:  Limited street parking.  Parking lots in the area. 

Volunteer engagement:  Volunteers motivate and encourage participants.

How many Volunteer slots: 75

Other information: Volunteers to wear comfortable clothing.   

Minimum volunteer age: 12 (with adult supervision) 


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