Date:06/06/2019 - 06/08/2019
Agency:United Way of Weld County
Volunteers of Weld County Unite!! Day of Action is a community wide volunteer opportunity that helps to get many non-profit agencies and businesses the volunteer help they need to enhance aspects of their agency or business. Projects in years past have ranged from painting curbs at local schools, yard work, weed pulling, planting herb gardens, staining wood fences,removing sod, laying rock, moving old equipment and supplies to help renovate office rooms, assembling furniture and merchandising furniture. The projects are wide ranging depending on the agencies needs. Volunteers are LOVE in motion. Come volunteer with United Way of Weld County and spread the LOVE!!
Date:04/13/2019 - 04/13/2019
Where Volunteers Are Needed:FESTIVAL GUIDES / HOSTSProvide orientation to the general public on the weekend, assisting them with show or activitychoices.CREW SUPPORTCrew support volunteers will assist the Festival crew with their various tasks throughout theFestival site:- set up/tear down- Site monitoring- Performer servicesThey will also have many opportunities to act as ambassadors for the Festival and inform visitors of Festival activities and events.- Afternoon April 12 ? 11::00 pm to 5:00 pm- Daytime April 13 ? 7:00 am to 4:30 pm- Training providedSPECIAL AREAS/EVENTSIf you're outgoing and enjoy meeting people, here are some special volunteer assignments.FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATIONThe Festival needs volunteers to greet guests and pass out their make and take bags, help with signage, survey attendees and much more.INFO TABLEYou'll get to know the Festival from top to bottom when you help out at the Info Table.VOLUNTEER TABLEPut your shift in at the table where volunteers sign in, take breaks and do special projects.HOSPITALITYAssist with performer and volunteer hospitality.BOOTH ACTIVITIESEach of our creative, hands-on activities needs volunteers to help the coordinator run the activity, assist children taking part, and to help manage line-ups and traffic flow in one of 80 on-siteActivity Booths: Activities include inflatables, small child play area, and various booth activities.ENTERTAINMENT/STAGE Help with Stage line-up, music preparation, and crowd control, Assist audience as necessary, then assist with post-show clean-up.FLOATERSCan't decide what to do? Sign up as a floater and then select from a variety of activities that need your help most on the day you volunteer, filling in for absent volunteers and doing unique jobs: a great choice of activities!VOLUNTARIOS DE HABLA ESPAŅOLA / SPANISH SPEAKING VOLUNTEERS37th Annual Northern Colorado Children?s FestivalSaturday April 13, 2019Our children?s festival offers you a wide range of opportunities to volunteerFor those comfortable speaking Spanish we need volunteers to greet our guest and help with survey.
With Bright By 3, you can help parents, soon-to-be parents, and caregivers give their child the best chance to succeed. Focusing on the crucial first three years of life, our program provides the resources to help maximize a baby?s cognitive development, physical well-being and emotional health. Volunteers help minimize the achievement gap while building stronger and healthier communities throughout Weld County. Bilingual volunteers needed.
The Resource Development Council is made up of volunteers who help with fundraising needs of United Way of Weld County. This includes assisting with different collection drives held throughout the year, helping to secure auction items for the Celebration event held in March, and helping with large volunteer events throguhout the year (Day of Action and Weld Project Connect)
The Young Leaders Society is a group of up-and-coming professionals ages 21-40 who are interested in volunteerism, advocacy, networking, social engagement, professional development, and community education opportunities, in addition to being Leadership Givers at United Way of Weld County and in the community. The Young Leaders Society Steering Council serves to jumpstart and guide the emerging Young Leaders Society in Weld County.Time committment is one lunch hour a month and a quarterly lunch and learn or talk and taste.
The Youth Leadership Council (YLC) is a group of high school students that reviews investment proposals from Weld County nonprofit agency Education, Financial Stability, and Health programs. The sources of these funds are the contributions from the previous year?s Youth Campaign. YLC members review written proposals, listen to a short prestation from these agencies, and make recommendations for investing to the United Way of Weld County board of directors.Purpose of the PositionThis is a challenging volunteer position that provides an opportunity to network with other concerned high school students, learn about important human service programs and the process of Community Impact, and attend various trainings related to nonprofit work.Benefits - Help encourage a better Weld County for everyone - Network with prominent and engaged community leaders - Learn about the functioning of nonprofit organizations and the process of social change - Develop analytical and rhetorical skills - Gain experience that looks good on a resume or college applicationWork LocationUnited Way of Weld County and other locations as assigned.Responsibilities and Duties - Participates in United Way volunteer orientation session - Attends three meetings: an orientation, a Saturday meeting to review proposals and hear presentations, and an awards banquet - Reviews provided materials to become familiar with agencies and programs - Reviews agency proposals and scores with provided rating criteria - Listens to agency program presentations - Participates in funding allocation discussion - Makes agency funding recommendations (final funding decisions made by UWWC Board of Directors) - Provides copies of all reports