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Volunteer at Toronto International BuskerFest for Epilepsy Toronto!!!


  • WHERE
    Toronto, ON
  • WHEN
    Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2018

DESCRIPTION

We have many different volunteer positions available many of which focus on fundraising and raising epilepsy awareness. The main volunteer positions include:

Gate Ambassadors: Welcome guests, accept admission donations and raise epilepsy awareness

Festival Guides: Provide information and directions, and ensure that guests have the best possible festival experience

Epilepsy Educators: Share knowledge and break stigma about epilepsy; host games and other learning activities

Accessibility Support Volunteers: Promote festival accessibility for all of our guests

Performer Assistants: Work with the entertainment team and Buskers to ensure the performances at all stages run smoothly

VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED TO:

• Complete an Orientation/Training Session prior to the festival

• Be 15 years of age or older

• Complete a minimum of 2 shifts (about 10 hours during the 4-day festival)

• Be comfortable providing customer service and interacting with the public

• Be comfortable with actively working outside for the majority of your shift (approx. 5 hours)

VOLUNTEERS WILL:

• Gain valuable special event and fundraising experience

• Improve their customer service skills

• Meet new people and work with an incredible volunteer team

• Support those living with epilepsy in their community at the LARGEST epilepsy awareness event in the world!

• Contribute to the production of the LARGEST street performer festival in North America!

• Receive an awesome Purple Volunteer T-shirt and snacks/drinks during their shift

***Announced July 9th - Toronto International BuskerFest will feature the Mac & Cheese Festival!!!*** Check out the festival excitement right here: http://torontobuskerfest.com/

TO APPLY:

Please visit www.torontobuskerfest.com/getinvolved_volunteer.php and fill out an online application form.

We look forward to working with you! THE DEADLINE TO APPLY IS FRIDAY JULY 27th, 2018. If you have any questions about the application procedure, please contact our Volunteer Team at volunteers@epilepsytoronto.org.

Who You'll be Assisting

Epilepsy Toronto

Epilepsy Toronto is the place where Torontonians living with epilepsy can learn more about their condition, get the help they need and be a part of a family of caring and supporting people.


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Who You'll be Assisting

Epilepsy Toronto

Epilepsy Toronto is the place where Torontonians living with epilepsy can learn more about their condition, get the help they need and be a part of a family of caring and supporting people.