Here is some information on Volunteer Opportunities and Upcoming Events with the Multicultural Association of Wood Buffalo.
Community Block Party, April 16, 2016 1:00pm – 4:00pm: The Multicultural Association of Wood Buffalo (MCA) cordially invites you to the Community Block Party held at the Jubilee Plaza (9909 Franklin Ave, Fort McMurray AB T9H 2K4). This event is put on by the MCA in partnership with McMurray Experience and Full Circle from Big Brothers Big Sisters. Expect to see multicultural foods, performances, door prizes, and whole lot of family friendly fun!
Volunteer Positions available:
- Welcome guests to the event
- Door prize tickets: people can fill out their information on tickets for a chance to win free tickets to Multicultural Cookery for month of May and June. Winners will be announced every hour
- Count attendance using clickers
- Inform people of the programs and different events the MCA puts on throughout the year
Shifts 1: 12:30pm – 2:30pm, 3 volunteers
Shifts 2: 2:00pm – 4:00pm, 3 volunteers
Photo Booth Assistant
- Explain to participants about the use of the photo booth.
- Tell people who pass by to have some fun and use it!
- It is completely free – pictures are printed instantly
Shifts 1: 12:30pm – 2:30pm, 1 volunteers
Shifts 2: 2:00pm – 4:00pm, 1 volunteers
Timeraiser: April 12, 2016
Timeraiser is a volunteer matching fair, silent art auction and a night out on the town. The big twist, rather than bid money on local artwork, participants bid volunteer hours.
Over 3700 volunteer hours were raised last year!
Date: April 14, 2016
Time: 6:30 – 9:00pm
Location: Macdonald Island Community Art Gallery
Metis Festival: May 25, 2016
Email Rodas Asres at email@example.com to schedule a volunteer shift or for more information on any of the events.