Volunteer Opportunity

Help Seattle Families at the New Holly Family Fun Fest & Health Fair!

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Neighborhood House | Seattle, WA
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Start Date

August 17, 2019

End Date

August 17, 2019

Times of Day

Weekends

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

One-time only


The New Holly Family Fun Fest & Health Fair provides free health services and resources to help families stay safe and drug free! There will also be free healthy food, prizes, entertainment, and giveaways. Don’t miss this fun, healthy, and family-friendly event!


SET UP 8a – 10a

Help event organizers with activities related to event set up. Volunteers must be able to lift, squat, and carry 20 lbs. 

Minimum Age: 16

Need: 6-10 people 



FOOD PREP & SERVING 8:30a – 4p

You will be responsible for preparing food, welcoming guests, helping ensure their food is delivered in a timely manner, responding to any culinary requests, answering any necessary questions and/or directing them to troubleshooting as needed. Food Handlers’ Permit preferred, but not required. 


Minimum Age: 16

Need: 4-8 people


COMPOST CAPTAINS 10a –4:30p

Act as the ambassador of each of the garbage/recycle/compost stations and direct guests to proper disposal of their items as needed.  

Minimum age: 16

Need: 2-4 people


BACKPACK DISTRIBUTION 10a – 4p

Distribute backpacks filled with supplies to families and youth attending the fair. 

Minimum age: 16

Need: 2-4 people


NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE AMBASSADOR 9:30a – 4p

Assist people visiting Neighborhood House’s Outreach Table by answering questions, distributing materials, and being a friendly face for our agency.

Minimum age: 16

Need: 2 people


INTERPRETATION 10a – 4p

Assist fair participants by translating as needed in Somali, Vietnamese, Chinese, Khmer/Cambodian, Amharic, Oromo, or Spanish.

Minimum age: 16

Need: The more the merrier!


KIDS ACTIVITIES 9:30a – 4p

Keep station clean and do crowd control.

Minimum age: 16

Need: 1 person

Can you do henna, face painting, origami or another fun art or craft activity? We can provide the supplies if you can provide the skill and enthusiasm!

Minimum age: 12+, with adult

Need: 4-6 people


PHOTOGRAPHER 10a – 4p

Do you have a knack for photography and a love of capturing the many faces and personalities that make up our community? Photos may be used for fundraising, community, and employee events. We will provide a list of the types of photos we would like to receive. 

Minimum age: 16

Need: 1-2 people 


CLEAN UP 3:30p – 5p

Help us leave New Holly a fresh and welcoming place to be by assisting in event clean-up. 

Minimum age: 16

Need: Many hands make light work; the more the merrier!


Anyone interested in volunteering for this event should complete our Volunteer Inquiry Form so that we can learn more about you. 

For questions about this, or any other Neighborhood House volunteer positions, contact Janelle Losse, Volunteer Services Manager, at (206) 461-8430 ext. 2006 or janellel@nhwa.org.


The New Holly Family Fun Fest & Health Fair provides free health services and resources to help families stay safe and drug free! There will also be free healthy food, prizes, entertainment, and giveaways. Don’t miss this fun, healthy, and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

7054 32nd Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98118
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