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Sign up to Volunteer for Spartanburg Soaring!

Spartanburg Soaring! Volunteers

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Volunteers will be divided into certain colored-coded areas throughout the Festival. Upon arrival, please sign in with Savannah Seegars, our Soaring! Volunteer Coordinator, who will be located at the Information Tent in the Makers Market within Barnet Park. After completing shift(s) volunteers should check out with Savannah.

**Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your first shift**
**Volunteers may be subject to a background check**

**If there is rain on Saturday, April 13, 2019, and we may choose to move the Festival to its rain date; Sunday, April 14, 2019 - Volunteers are requested to participate on Sunday, April 14, 2019**

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Volunteer Zone Descriptions

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Blue Volunteer Zone: Entrance and Community Organizations 

Volunteers will assist Chapman Cultural Center staff with the Information Tent and Community Organizations. 

Tasks will include but are not limited to:

  • Handing out Soaring! Festival Programs and greeting guests. 
  • Assisting within the Community Organization area by helping groups load and unload their supplies, helping set up their tents and tables, with carrying artwork and supplies.
  • Doing audience surveys. 

Volunteers within the Blue Zone must be able to lift 25 lbs. and be able to stand for extended periods of time.

Pink Volunteer Zone: Information Tent / Makers Market

Volunteers will assist Chapman Cultural Center staff with the Information Tent and Makers Market. 

Tasks will include but are not limited to 

  • Handing out Soaring! Festival Programs and greeting guests.
  • Assist within the Markers Market by helping artists load and unload their supplies, helping set up their tents and tables, and assist artists with carrying artwork and supplies.

Volunteers within the Pink Zone must be able to lift 25 lbs and be able to stand for extended periods of time.

Green Volunteer Zone: Food Vendors

Volunteers will assist Chapman Cultural Center staff within the Food Vendor Zone

Tasks will include but are not limited to: 

  • Picking up trash
  • Answering attendee's questions.
  • Setting up tables and chairs
  • Set up and clean up

Green Volunteers zone must be able to lift 25 lbs.

Yellow Volunteer Zone: Kids Zone

Volunteers will assist Chapman Cultural Center staff within the Kids Zone

Tasks will include but are not limited to: 

  • Picking up trash
  • Answering attendee's questions
  • Assisting Chapman Cultural Center staff and visiting organizations within the kids zone

Volunteers in the Yellow Zone should be comfortable assisting children. Volunteers may be subject to a background test. 

Red Volunteer Zone: Kite Repair*

Kite repair volunteers will assist attendees with repairing and mending their kites. Physical activity is required for this volunteer zone. Volunteers in the Red Zone must be able to stand for long periods of time, lift 25 lbs, and walk to and from each Fly Zone.

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