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Date & Time:
Saturday, August 7, 2021
8:15 AM - 1:15 PM
0 have signed up & 8 openings remain.
At this location, volunteers will be supporting the Westside Backpack Bash on Aug 7th. At this location, they are looking for individuals that are flexible, joy-filled, and ready to serve! This location is handing out backpacks through a HYBRID model, meaning that families will drive-thru and also physically pick up backpacks.
Details of Opportunity:
Date: Saturday, Aug 7th
Time: 8:15am - 1:00pm
Location: Coronado High School - Coronado High School -1590 W Fillmore St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Volunteer Parking: Volunteers can park at Coronado HS, in the parking lot EAST of the main drive into the Coronado parking lot. The main drive heads north off of Fillmore. Signs will be posted.
Volunteer Tasks: Line Greeters will be stationed at the front of the 4 drive-thru lanes to receive backpacks and supplies. They will receive/greet cars at the front of drive-thru lanes, take note of how many children are present in the vehicles, gather info of how many backpacks for what ages are needed based on children present, ask what schools kids attend for tracking purposes, and help hand off backpacks to families in vehicles. Arrive to park by 8:15am, training at 8:25am in the Coronado courtyard area. Line greeters will serve until 1:15pm.
What to bring: A full water bottle and a mask
What to wear: Sunscreen, sunglasses, closed-toed shoes. You will receive a volunteer t-shirt when you arrive and have the opportunity to put it on for the entirety of the event.
Age Requirements: Post High School, 18+
Physical Requirements: Need to be mobile and lift 10 lbs (multiple backpacks)
Day of Contact - Brett Harrison - Brett.Harrison@usw.salvationarmy.org