St Ben's annual BenFest will be held on July 19th, 20th and 21st. To make this weekend a success, we need volunteers - lots of volunteers! Below is a list of dates/times and positions that need volunteers. Please note that any activity that supervises children requires that the volunteer be compliant with volunteer requirements, including VIRTUS trained. Please indicate work study and/or whether you are part of a specific group (i.e. Girl Scouts, Knights of Columbus, Advisory Board, etc.) when signing up. ALL VOLUNTEER SHIFTS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR SERVICE HOURS!
Descriptions of volunteer needs* are as follows:
General Set-Up - Setting up tents, tables, chairs and signage.
Volunteer Coordination - Assist with check-in and check-out of volunteers, ensuring volunteers are at their stations, and addressing any issues that may arise related to volunteers.
BenFest Bank Assistance - Help distribute beginning change/cash boxes; help collect and count cash during event.
BenFest Central - Selling (cash & credit card), kid's activity wristbands, game tickets, beer-tasting tickets & handling sponsorship pickup.
Kid's Activities - VIRTUS TRAINING REQUIRED for all stations. Supervising the activity and checking wristbands/tickets.
Ben's Food Booth (Concessions) - Selling refreshments.
Byron and Leavitt/Irving Gates - Collecting admissions, checking id's, administering bracelets, and providing overview of festival activities to attendees.
Hooligan - Monitoring and supervising the game.
Clean Up - Making sure the festival is clean before it opens.
General Break Down - Taking down the tents, tables, chairs, signs and cleaning up.
VIRTUS/Protecting God's Children Training - Click here to register for an upcoming training session!
For more information about the festival, visit www.benfest.com.
*please note volunteers may need to be reassigned based on festival needs
|| Melanie Schlachter