Volunteers Needed for UMB’s Third Annual Neighborhood Spring Festival

The University of Maryland, Baltimore’s (UMB) Council for the Arts &  Culture needs volunteers to staff the third annual Neighborhood Spring Festival in partnership with the office of Maryland’s first lady, Yumi Hogan, who also is the council’s honorary chair.

The festival will be held Saturday, May 5, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the field next to the UMB Community Engagement Center, which is located at 870 W. Baltimore St. Volunteers are needed for setup of the event, serving refreshments, staffing children’s activities, and breakdown after the event.

Here are the three shifts:

  • First shift (9 a.m. to 11 a.m.): Setting up tables and chairs, directing vendors to assigned areas, setting up children’s activities, etc.
  • Second shift (10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.): Support during the festival by staffing information and children’s activities stations, assisting in serving food, controlling lines for activities, etc.
  • Third shift: (12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.): Continued support during the festival, breakdown of chairs and tables, etc.

Interested volunteers should contact Brian Sturdivant, director of strategic initiatives and community partnerships, at bsturdivant@umaryland.edu or 410-706-1678

Brian SturdivantCollaboration, Community Service, University LifeApril 26, 20180 comments

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