Taste of Guelph - Event Volunteers

(St Joseph's Health Centre Foundation, Guelph)

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Position ID: V-GUE1173 Last Modified: 09 Jul 2018 Last Full Update: 09 Jul 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactCarol McGuigan, Volunteer Co-ordinator, St. Joseph Health Centre Foundation; Phone: 519-767-3424; Fax: 519-767-3445; Email: carol.mcguigan@sjhcg.ca
DutiesVolunteers are needed to assist in making the 21st Annual Taste of Guelph event a success. Duties include set-up, greeting guests, helping vendors, restocking, dish pick up and clearing, and take down and clean-up. Taste of Guelph is one of Guelph’s best-loved gourmet garden party fundraisers featuring more than 55 of the area’s finest restaurateurs, caterers, wineries and brewers. Together they serve up delectable samples from their menus to help raise funds for St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation, Guelph. Taste of Guelph is supporting a wonderful cause and is poised to raise a significant amount towards vital equipment purchases to help care for residents and patients at St. Joseph’s Health Centre.
More Info Linkwww.tasteofguelph.com
ClientsA variety of members from the community including seniors, adults and teens.
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestEvent Coordination & Support ; Food Services / Nutrition ; General Manpower / Physical Labour
Skills/ExperiencePlanning & Organizing ; Team Work ; No experience necessary. Being able to physically move around on the site is important as grounds can be uneven in areas. Some lifting is involved. Being able to take direction and multi task. Please note: volunteers must be 19 years of age to work during the event on Sunday, Sept. 16th. Under 19 is fine for set up and take down shifts.
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours2 (Total)
Dates and TimesFriday: Afternoon (Sept. 14/2018 1:00pm-3:00pm) 
Saturday: Afternoon (Sept. 15/2018 12:00pm-3:00pm) 
Sunday: Afternoon, Evening (Sept. 16/2018, 9 am-12:30, noon-4pm; 4:00pm-6:00pm)
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - On the green space beside St. Joseph's Health Centre. Grounds can be uneven in areas.
LocationOn the grounds of St. Joseph's Health Centre, 100 Westmount Road, Guelph
Number of PositionsGuelph: 10 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; An orientation session is held the Thursday before the event.
TransportationNear public transit - St Joseph's - drop off at the front door of St. Joseph's Health Centre
Application Deadline07 Sep 2018
Start DateOn or after 09 Jul 2018
Display Until07 Sep 2018
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Organization NameSt Joseph's Health Centre Foundation, Guelph
Office Phone519-767-3424
Address & Map
100 Westmount Rd
Guelph, ON N1H 5H8
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