Friday, March 25, 2011

Be a Green Festival® Volunteer!

You’ll meet new people, have fun and support a great cause! Volunteers are a critical part of the Green Festival! The event would not be possible without you.
As a member of our amazing volunteer team at Green Festival, you are an essential part of the nation's leading sustainability event educating and activating people to make choices for a just and sustainable world!
All are Welcome!
There is a job for every interest at the Green Festival.  Click here to see a list of Volunteer Job Descriptions.  Volunteers who are hearing impaired, deaf or handicapped are encouraged to volunteer.  Please see our detailed list of job descriptions.
If you have questions or concerns about what volunteer positions will fit your needs best, please e-mailvolunteer@greenfestivals.org.
Volunteering with a Group
If you'd like to bring a group to volunteer, please contact volunteer@greenfestivals.org to arrange a group volunteer reservation. Group slots fill quickly, so the earlier the better!
Volunteers Under Age 18
  • All volunteers must be 10 years and older. Volunteers aged 10 to 15 years must volunteer with a parent, guardian or adult over the age of 18.
  • All Volunteers under age 18, must have a volunteer waiver.  Visit the volunteer registration website for your city to download the waiver.
Volunteer Benefits
Volunteers are asked to commit to at least one 4.5 - 5 hour shift and receive:
  • Free access into the festival all weekend.
  • An exclusive organic cotton t-shirt
  • Free/optional memberships to Global Exchange and Green America (the co-founders of Green Festival) - new members only  Check the membership boxes when you register.
  • 10% discount at the Green America and Global Exchange stores.
  • Snacks, relaxation and a free coat check in the Volunteer Lounge.
  • An amazing networking opportunity and a fun, rewarding experience!
Volunteer Handbook
Though the handbook is updated with city-specific details a month before the event, the General Green Festival Volunteer Handbook is available here. Job descriptions can be found here.
Volunteer Registration
Volunteer registration opens in each city approximately 3 months before the Green Festival. If you are a former volunteer or receive our Volunteer Alerts, you will receive an email when registration is open in your city. Not yet on our list, Sign up for the Volunteer Alert Here!
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