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Darkness Rising Live 4 Block Party

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Published 1 month ago
Darkness Rising Live 4 Block Party

This commitment to Black mental health, aligned with your efforts to enhance the lives of your community, is a great opportunity to join the community-wide effort to erase the stigma of mental illness in the Black community. 


ABOUT THE EVENT: Now in its 4th year, Darkness RISING: Live features the Black Broadway community performing inspirational songs for Black mental health, as well as Black mental health providers as our guest speakers. Sponsored by Brooklyn Arts Council and featuring the WBLS Radio Street Team, the community event benefits Darkness RISING Project Nonprofit, a 501(c)3 organization which provides direct mental health resources to the Black community. Past performers include stars from the Broadway community from shows such as HAMILTON, DREAMGIRLS WEST END, AIN'T TOO PROUD, ALADDIN, LES MISERABLES, THE COLOR PURPLE, THE LION KING. This exciting event includes vendors, food trucks, Black mental health professionals, resources, giveaways, live music, and more!

TIMING: August 1st, 2021, 3pm - 8pm EST

VOLUNTEER NEEDED: 10:00am-11:00pm

LOCATION: Downtown Brooklyn (Ashland Place between Fulton & Lafayette, Rockwell Place between Fulton & Dekalb)

LINKS: darknessrisingproject.org / @darknessrisingproject

EVENT SAMPLE: Darkness RISING: Live 3 Excerpts

CONTACT: info@darknessrisingproject.org


ORGANIZATION VOLUNTEERS RECEIVE: 

  • Free entry to the event 
  • Entry to the concert featuring Broadway legends 
  • Organization name on block party materials as Featured Volunteers 
  • Organization shoutouts by the event MC


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Setup Shift 1 (Aug 1st, 9am - 12pm)

Setup Shift 2 (Aug 1st, 12pm - 3pm)

Takedown / Packing Up Shift 1 (Aug 1st, 7pm - 9pm)

Takedown / Packing Up Shift 2 (Aug 1st, 9pm - 11pm)

Ticket Entry (Aug 1st, 1pm - 4pm)

Ticket Entry (Aug 1st, 4pm - 7pm)

Vendor Liaison Shift 1 (Aug 1st, 1pm - 4pm)

Vendor Liaison Shift 1 (Aug 1st, 4pm - 7pm)

Performer Coordinator (Aug 1st, 2pm - 5pm)

Performer Coordinator (Aug 1st, 5pm - 8pm)

Raffle assistance / Prize giveaway Shift 1 (Aug 1st 3pm - 5pm)

Raffle assistance / Prize Giveaway Shift 2 (Aug 1st 5pm - 8pm)

This commitment to Black mental health, aligned with your efforts to enhance the lives of your community, is a great opportunity to join the community-wide effort to erase the stigma of mental illness in the Black community. 


ABOUT THE EVENT…

Details at a Glance

  • Date
    August 1, 2021
    10:00 AM - 11:00 PM EDT
    2:00 PM - 3:00 AM UTC
  • Recurrence
    One time only

Location

On-site

Ashland Place between Fulton and Lafayette

Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY, USA

How to Join

Simply complete the form to let us know what time you are available to volunteer and what you would like to do during our Block Party. https://cutt.ly/Volunteers2021

Simply complete the form to let us know what time you are available to volunteer and what you would like to do during our Block Party. https://cutt.ly/Volunteers2021

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