Point Foundation is hosting its third annual Voices On Point fundraising dinner and concert in Los Angeles on Saturday, September 13th at the Hyatt Regency Plaza in Century City. Voices On Point will not only feature Point Scholars sharing their compelling stories of perseverance, but also acclaimed recording artists raising their voices in song to help LGBTQ students pursue their dreams of higher education.
r As in years past, the success of our events are in due part to the help of our volunteers, so we are reaching out to local college organizations with an array of volunteer opportunities for Voices On Point that we are hoping interest UCLA Volunteer Center Student Group members to join us as a volunteer this year.
r If interested in volunteering, please email Lauren Tapp at email@example.com to receive a volunteer questionnaire to let us know what duties they would like to do. There will be a mandatory volunteer orientation taking place the week of the event (probably on Saturday, September 13th) that will be emailed to interested volunteers.
r Volunteer Opportunities:
r Friday, September 12
r – 1:00 pm – Seating & Ticketing Set Up: assisting with stuffing and labeling ticketing envelopes at the Point Offices
r Saturday, September 13
r – 1:00 pm – Gift Bag Set Up: assisting with the assembly of gift bags at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
r – 4:00 pm – Event Set Up: assisting with setting up the check-in area, putting materials on the table, etc.
r – 5:00 – 10:00 pm –
r o Greeters: guiding guests from hotel lobby down stairs to the check-in area
r o Check-in: finding guests RSVP and ticketing packages
r o Raffle: interacting with guests to present raffle items so they can buy raffle tickets
r o Bar Closers: directing guests away from the bar and into the dining room to be seated for the event
r o Event Production Assistants: assists event producer with an array of backstage tasks (please note there is a lot of walking and earlier hours of arrival)
r o Exit Ushers: handing out gift bags as people exit the venue
r o Extras: individuals who make themselves available to fill in where other volunteers may been additional help
r Please note that all night-of volunteers are required to attend the volunteer orientation taking place the week of the event.
r Parking will be paid for by Point on the night of Saturday, September 13th and volunteers will be fed dinner before the show begins.
r For more information on Voices On Point and updates on performers and celebrity appearances, please visit www.pointfoundation.org/vop2014.
Volunteer Training: morning of Saturday, September 13 : Time: TBD
Night-of Volunteers: 5pm - 10pm with dinner served to volunteers and parking paid
Tags: education, lgbtq, special events
Contact Person: Lauren Tapp
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone Number: 323-933-1234
Organization: Point Foundation