Rhythm Culture Festival General Volunteers
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Volunteer Types: Arts, Crafts and Photography, Entertainment, Environment, Health Care, Others, Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening), Social Media, Special events and festivals, Sports
Organization types: Arts, Children, Youth and Family, Community and Social Services, Culture and Heritage, Education, Public/Society Benefit, Sports and Recreation, Volunteer Centres/Bureaux, Women
One day or less
Application Deadline: July 15, 2024
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Description

Rhythm Movements Community Association presents our 3rd annual Rhythm Culture Festival. This premiere event will be held on August 10th (from 12:00pm to 10:00pm) and 11th (from 12:00pm to 9:00pm) 2024, at Clarke Fields Park in Nepean, ON.

About Us

Rhythm Culture Festival – (RCF) committee is a diverse group of community minded volunteers with over 15 years of combined event, music, and promotional experience within the Caribbean community of the National Capital Region (NCR).

This annual festival celebrates finding common ground through music and culture, while creating a platform for all ages to experience and learn from each other. Ottawa and surrounding communities will enjoy Caribbean culture with live local and international artist’s, folk dances, stories, ethnic cuisine, traditional games and much more.

Our premiere family event welcomes all community members and will be featured at 93 Houlahan St. in Nepean. We look forward to providing a culturally diverse festival weekend in the ever-growing town of Nepean. Our events gather 5,000 to 10,000 attendees and is growing.

Our Organization

Rhythm Movements Community Association- Is a Not-for-Profit Corporation that strives to provide a platform where youth have an avenue to express themselves in a positive and productive manner. As well, to assist youth in understanding the benefits of being engaged within their own community, promoting and practicing a strong sense of civic, intergenerational and community engagement which will in turn enhance their lives. https://rhythmmovements.ca

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Rhythm Cultural festival is a vibrant, joyful occasions filled with music, dance, food, and festivities. Volunteering provides volunteers with the opportunity to immerse themselves in the excitement and energy of the festival, creating lasting memories and experiences. Volunteering at a cultural festival provides opportunity to learn about different cultures firsthand, fostering greater cultural awareness, understanding, and appreciation. Interacting with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures enhances volunteers' communication skills and ability to navigate cultural differences. Knowing that their efforts have contributed to the success of a cultural celebration can be deeply rewarding and fulfilling
How will the organization benefit?
Rhythm cultural festival fosters a sense of belonging and connection within the community. It allows contribution to the cultural vibrancy of their local area, strengthening social ties and promoting civic engagement. Volunteers bring a diverse range of skills, knowledge, and experiences to the table. Volunteers are typically motivated by a genuine passion for the organization's mission. By engaging volunteers, organizations can build a strong base of support that can help ensure their long-term sustainability.

Contact

Judith H.
@Rhythm Movements Community Association
613-407-7622
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Children (under 10), Families, Groups, High School Students (14-18), Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24), Youth 11-13
Number of Positions Available: 35
Good for people interested in: Arts, Crafts and Photography, Entertainment, Environment, Health Care, Others, Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening), Social Media, Special events and festivals, Sports
You will be helping with: Athletes, Children (0-10 years), Men, Persons new to Canada, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Public transportation available
  • This position can accommodate persons with a disability
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