Volunteer for the Big Book Sale!

Published

08/14/2018

Start Date

10/29/2018

End Date

11/04/2018

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

Festival Pavilion
2 Marina Boulevard
San Francisco
California
94123
United States

Description

Our annual book sale, the largest on the West Coast, is coming up fast! We need over 1000 volunteers to help us raise over $100,000 dollars for the San Francisco Public Library in just 5 days.

The sale runs from October 29th to November 4th, with the 29th as a set up day and the 30th our member preview night.


All volunteers receive a voucher for free books for every 2 hours of book sale assistance!

Volunteers act as:

  • Cashiers
  • Callers (bag books and help cashiers keep the mine moving quickly)
  • Floaters (restock tables with books and keep them organized, go where needed)
  • Customer assistants (hand out maps and answer questions)
  • Volunteer Check In help


Most positions require the ability to stand and lift up to 25lbs. If you would like to volunteer but have physical restrictions, you can always help at the check in desk or in the kitchen. If you have any questions please contact brenda.salguero@friendssfpl.org or 415-477-5223.


We accept large groups and students 15 and over!


HOW TO APPLY

brenda.salguero@friendssfpl.org

https://www.shiftboard.com/friendssfpl/register.html

 

TO REGISTER:

Go to: https://www.shiftboard.com/friendssfpl/register.html

  • Click on: Individual BBS or Group BBS (if you're applying for yourself only, click on individual)
  • Fill out and submit form

You will receive a confirmation email shortly followed by an email with username and temporary password

  • Return to Shiftboard and enter new username and password
  • Click on: Calendar

For more details on any shift: Hover over the shift and click; a right-hand side bar will appear with more info and a details button.

  • Click the details button and click "Take this shift"

CONTACT: Manager of Volunteer Services, Brenda Salguero at brenda.salguero @friendssfpl.org or 415-477-5223 with any questions or assistance with signing up.

Benefits

  • Training Provided

Benefits

  • Groups
  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

brenda.salguero@friendssfpl.org
https://www.shiftboard.com/friendssfpl/register.html

Our annual book sale, the largest on the West Coast, is coming up fast! We need over 1000 volunteers to help us raise over $100,000 dollars for the San Francisco Public Library in just 5 days.

The sale runs from October 29th to November 4th, with the 29th as a set up day and the 30th our member preview night.


All volunteers receive a voucher for free books for every 2 hours of book sale assistance!

Volunteers act as:

  • Cashiers
  • Callers (bag books and help cashiers keep the mine moving quickly)
  • Floaters (restock tables with books and keep them organized, go where needed)
  • Customer assistants (hand out maps and answer questions)
  • Volunteer Check In help

Most positions require the ability to stand and lift up to 25lbs. If you would like to volunteer but have physical restrictions, you can always help at the check in desk or in the kitchen. If you have any questions please contact brenda.salguero@friendssfpl.org or 415-477-5223.

We accept large groups and students 15 and over!


HOW TO APPLY

brenda.salguero@friendssfpl.org

https://www.shiftboard.com/friendssfpl/register.html

 

TO REGISTER:

Go to: https://www.shiftboard.com/friendssfpl/register.html

  • Click on: Individual BBS or Group BBS (if you're applying for yourself only, click on individual)
  • Fill out and submit form

You will receive a confirmation email shortly followed by an email with username and temporary password

  • Return to Shiftboard and enter new username and password
  • Click on: Calendar

For more details on any shift: Hover over the shift and click; a right-hand side bar will appear with more info and a details button.

  • Click the details button and click "Take this shift"

CONTACT: Manager of Volunteer Services, Brenda Salguero at brenda.salguero @friendssfpl.org or 415-477-5223 with any questions or assistance with signing up.


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