About the Position
Position #: 18017
OrganizationLINK Picnic Festival
Position: Carnival Helper - Weekend Volunteer
Location: Victoria Park, Kitchener
Impact Statement: The LINK Picnic Festival and Carnival Costume Parade is an African and Caribbean Cultural Diaspora event including food, art, music and activities to engage the whole family. Your support helps us raise awareness of these cultures, reduce barriers to cultural harmony and collaboration, and link people up through the Arts.
Description: Assist the Carnival Coordinator with the set-up of costumes, help children and families create/select costumes, and prepare for the carnival. MAS Camp takes place the week of the festival for creation of costumes beforehand.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Work Without Supervision
Training Details: Training workshop dates will be communicated.
Working Conditions: Rain or Shine at Victoria Park.
Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: The event will be held Saturday/Sunday, August 24-25, 2019
Special Event Start Date: 2019-08-24
Special Event End Date: 2019-08-25
Age: 14+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Children/Youth, Special Events
Skill(s): Team Building, Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Self-Motivation, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.linkpicnicfestival.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Sylma
Phone: 519-721-5746
Address: 5-420 Erb Street West Waterloo, N2L 6K6


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