Hospitality Associates: Ottawa International Food and Book Expo
ottawa-international-food-and-book-expo-logo
Volunteer Types: Administration/Office, Arts, Crafts and Photography, Board Leadership, Communications and Marketing, Entertainment, Event planning and participation, Food preparation and services, Governance (Boards, Committees), Human rights, Mentoring, Public speaking (Speaking about value of volunteering), Social Media, Special events and festivals
Organization types: Arts, Culture and Heritage, Human Rights and Civil Liberties, LGBTQIA2+, Poverty/Social Justice
Short term (less than 6 months)
Application Deadline: April 14, 2024
Posted on:
Description

We’re seeking self-motivated, charismatic and engaging volunteers to welcome exhibitors and visitors alike to the fifth anniversary event of Ottawa International Food and Book Expo 2024 on April 27 and 28 in the Horticulture Building and Lansdowne Park.

We also welcome volunteers who might have time to help with the operational management coordinating of exhibitors which entails sending our emails to exhibitors, businesses and local media organizations.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
We seek to provide volunteers with hands-on opportunities to learn how to successfully execute a community event based upon their event planning interests, while learning more about the multicultural vitality that Ottawa represents. Volunteers will gain managerial experience along with both social and professional networking opportunities.
How will the organization benefit?
Our community-driven organization will be able to provide a higher quality event for our community.
Volunteer location:
1525 Princess Patricia Way

Contact

Ray Samuels
@Ottawa International Food and Book Expo
514-712-7516
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Families, Groups, High School Students (14-18), Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 20
Good for people interested in: Administration/Office, Arts, Crafts and Photography, Board Leadership, Communications and Marketing, Entertainment, Event planning and participation, Food preparation and services, Governance (Boards, Committees), Human rights, Mentoring, Public speaking (Speaking about value of volunteering), Social Media, Special events and festivals
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Persons new to Canada, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women

Volunteer Considerations

  • This position can accommodate persons with a disability
  • Share this volunteer opportunity

    Volunteer Application Form

    You are applying for a position with an outside organization through Volunteer Ottawa's website.
    Once you submit your application, it will go directly to the organization seeking volunteers. It is the organization's responsibility to contact you back. Please record the name of the organization whose opportunity you are applying to in case you need to contact them.


    Your Full Name*
    Your Email*
    Upload Resume (PDF file only)
    Maximum file size: 5 MB

    Previous Volunteer Experience

    Organization
    Volunteer Role
    What year did you volunteer?
    Other relevant experience

    References 1

    Reference full name
    Relationship
    Phone Number
    Email

    Reference 2

    Reference full name
    Relationship
    Phone Number
    Email