MCC Serves

There are also many service and servant leadership opportunities available for MCC students. These events are great for those who want to get more involved and explore the one-time offerings.

Check back to see more great Service-Learning opportunities! New postings will be updated as we receive them.

Note: These service opportunities are made available by our community partners and are subject to the agencies discretion and availability. Listings here do not guarantee placement.

If you are interested in submitting a one-shot event for this page, please fill out this form.

 

Fall 2017

August 2017

Feed My Starving Children Service Event

Dates: 8/24/2017

Time: 8:30 - 10:00 pm

Location: 1345 S Alma School Rd, Mesa, AZ 85210

Event Description: Feed My Starving Children gives you the chance to “help turn hunger into hope”. Volunteers are needed to hand-pack nutritious food which is then shipped to children in need around the world. This service experience takes less than two hours, and will positively impact hundreds of children. Show up early to sign in. Online registration to our Phi Theta Kappa group is required, and can be done so through the following link: https://tinyurl.com/ybt45u8o

Volunteer Description:  Volunteers hand-pack and box nutritionally complete meals consisting of rice, soy, dried vegetables and a nutritionally complete blend of vitamins and minerals.

Contact: Alec Williamson ale2162576@maricopa.edu 480-461-7393

URL: https://tinyurl.com/ybt45u8o

September 2017

VolunteerFest - 9/6 - 9/7 & 9/11

Dates: 9/6/2017, 9/7/2017 9/11/2017

Time: 8:00 - 2:00 pm

Location: MCC Southern & Dobson

Event Description: You are the KEY! The VolunteerFest is a FREE fair-style recruitment event to engage students to volunteer or complete their service-learning.

Volunteer Description:  Thank you for your willingness to volunteer at the VolunteerFest (formerly the Community Engagement Expo)! Volunteers are what make the event successful. Volunteer functions: staff welcome/information table, assist agency representative, set-up, clean-up, distribute items, take photos, etc.

Signup to volunteer here: http://tinyurl.com/MCCExpoVolunteer

Contact: Dawn Rhodes dawn.rhodes@mesacc.edu 480-461-7763

URL: http://tinyurl.com/MCCExpoVolunteer

Project C.U.R.E. Service Event - 9/12/17

Dates: 9/12/17

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Location: 2100 W. 14th St., T3 Tempe, AZ 85281

Event Description: Join MCC's Honor Society, Phi Theta Kappa for an amazing community service opportunity. Project C.U.R.E. collects, sorts, and distributes medical supplies to over 132 countries that desperately need them. Volunteers have the opportunity to help prepare these supplies for distribution. 
Register Online: tinyurl.com/ptkcure

Volunteer Description:  Volunteers at Project C.U.R.E. will be preparing medical supplies to those in desperate need, in this fun, engaging, hands-on experience.

Contact: Alec Williamson ale2162576@maricopa.edu 480-461-7393

URL: tinyurl.com/ptkcure

Autism Job Fair - 9/14/17

Dates: 9/14/17

Time: 9 am - 3 pm

Location: 2100 W. 14th St., T3 Tempe, AZ 85281

Event Description: This is the second Autism Job Fair, sponsored by the Rehabilitative Services Administration (also known as Vocational Rehabilitation or VR) and the Autism Society of Greater Phoenix. This event will bring many companies who are specifically interested in hiring adults on the autism spectrum to the job fair, and we will have a 1-hour workshop prior to the fair to educate them about autism and employing adults on the spectrum.

For adults on the autism spectrum, and their parents and/or job coaches, we will also hold a 30 minute workshop about employment, and that workshop will be repeated every 30 minutes from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm. Each workshop will discuss barriers to finding and keeping a job for adults with ASD, and recommend suggestions on how to overcome those barriers.

Volunteer Description:  We could use volunteers to help direct attendees to the job fair where the different classes are, etc. Volunteers could help for just the morning, the afternoon, or the entire day. We need at least 3-4 volunteers to help with this event.

Contact: Katie Wride wridetribe@gmail.com 4802421577

URL: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/3628723/autism-job-fair

Flyer: Autism Job Fair Sept 2017.pdf

Constitution Day - 9/18/17

Dates: 9/18/17

Time: 9 - 1 pm

Location: Mesa Community College Southern & Dobson (1833 W. Southern Ave. Mesa, AZ 85202) Clocktower

Event Description: Constitution Day Celebrates our countries founding document, The Constitution! We will have city leaders, voter registration, vocal performances and entertainment and be giving our free constitutions.

Volunteer Description:  We need volunteers to give our cotton candy, help guide students to our different activities, man the game table, and supervise the liberty bell. At 12:00 we will have out Lunch with our Leaders component of the day and need volunteers to serve the pizza and help collect questions from the students and pass around the microphones.

Contact: Nedd Anderson 480.461.7958

Flyer: Constitution Day flyer 4 (1).pdf

K-BACH 89.5 FM Heart of the Arts Membership Drive - 9/26-9/29

Dates: 9/26/17 - 9/29/17

Time: 9 - 5 pm

Location:Rio Salado College, 4th Floor

Event Description: K-BACH 89.5 FM is hosting its membership drive to raise funds that sustain classical music programming.

Volunteer Description:  Volunteers answer phones and input pledge data. Shifts are in 2 hour increments as follows: 9-11am, 1-3pm & 3-5pm. Volunteers will receive a tutorial and more details when they sign up. Light snack is provided.

Contact: Carol Maffuccio cmaffuccio@rioradio.org 480.774-8305

October 2017

Special Olympics Bocce Ball -10/7

Dates:  10/7

Time: 6:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: MCC Quad

Event Description: MCC is honored to partner with Special Olympics Arizona for the annual Bocce Ball Competition! It will be held in the quad at MCC at Saturday October 7th.

Volunteer Description:  We need lots of volunteers for these two days! The available positions include court set up, athlete welcoming and check in, court-side(measuring, ball retrieving), and court break down. We ask the volunteers to arrive at MCC at 6am to blow up the courts and get everything set up so that the competition can get started on time. If you aren't able to attend for the entire time, come for as long as you can!

Contact: Nedd Anderson 461-7958 nedd.anderson@mesacc.edu

Community, Concert Band and Orchestra - 10/10/17

Dates:  10/10/17

Time: 6:15 pom - 8:15 pm

Location: MCC Performing Arts Center 1520 S. Longmore Rd. Mesa, AZ 85202

Event Description: The Community, Concert Band and Orchestra are made up of MCC students and community members, directed by Rob Hunter, Paul Brewer and Brian Murphy. You don't want to miss this.
Click on the link for signing up to volunteer : http://signup.com/go/mDXaFFf

Volunteer Description:  We need 3 volunteers for ushering and ticket-taking at this event.
Volunteer Usher/ Ticket Taker Duties:
The primary function of ushers/ticket taker is to help maintain the safety of the guest at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center. They also provide high level of customer service. Duties of volunteers include: 
-Greeting and directing the public inside the facilities,
-Take tickets at the Performing Arts Venues, 
-Handing out programs, answering questions about the facility,
-Answering questions about the facility and events,
-Escort patrons to their seats,
-Help at the end of the performance to pick up programs and tickets from the auditorium.

Dress code:
As part of the team, we want you to take pride in volunteering. Patrons will see you as a representative of us. Provide prompt and professional service and dress the part.
Please wear black slacks, closed toed shoes and button up shirt. 
Jeans and T-shirts are NOT ALLOWED

Contact: Marisa Estrada marisa.estrada@mesacc.edu 480-461-7172

URL: http://signup.com/go/mDXaFFf

Jazz Ensemble Concert - 10/11/2017

Dates:  10/11/17

Time: 6:15 pom - 9:15 pm

Location: MCC Performing Arts Center 1520 S. Longmore Rd. Mesa, AZ 85202

Event Description: We need 2 volunteers for ushering at this event. Here is the link for signing up: http://signup.com/go/RVhCAwY
About the event:
Started in the late-1960s by legendary educator, Grant Wolf, the Mesa Community College Jazz Band has left a long wake of continued success and has set the standard for jazz ensembles in Arizona. The band has performed all over the country at various festivals and concerts. It’s alum range from studio musicians, composers, film-scores, jazz stars, and music educators who are currently active all over the country. Now under the direction of MCC alum, Paul Brewer, the MCC Jazz Band has a new home in its new Performing Arts Center and continues to promote jazz at a high level throughout the Valley.

Volunteer Description:  The event will start at 7 so, we want volunteers to come a little earlier to start to volunteer.
Volunteer Usher/ Ticket Taker Duties:
The primary function of ushers/ticket taker is to help maintain the safety of the guest at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center. They also provide high level of customer service. Duties of volunteers include: 
-Greeting and directing the public inside the facilities,
-Take tickets at the Performing Arts Venues, 
-Handing out programs, answering questions about the facility,
-Answering questions about the facility and events,
-Escort patrons to their seats,
-Help at the end of the performance to pick up programs and tickets from the auditorium.

Dress code:

As part of the team, we want you to take pride in volunteering. Patrons will see you as a representative of us. Provide prompt and professional service and dress the part.
Please wear black slacks, closed toed shoes and button up shirt. 
Jeans and T-shirts are NOT ALLOWED

Contact: Marisa Estrada marisa.estrada@mesacc.edu 480-461-7172

URL: http://signup.com/go/RVhCAwY

Smoke Alarm Installation Walk - 10/14/2017

Dates: 10/14/2017

Time: 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Location: Desert Sky Mall

Event Description: Teaming up with the Phoenix Fire Department and the Red Cross, the Arizona Burn Foundation is leading a smoke alarm installation walk through at-risk Phoenix neighborhoods. We will be installing FREE smoke alarms to those homes that we're admitted. We are targeting 4,000 homes! All training and tools will be supplied day of event.

Volunteer Description:  All training and tools are provided the day of the event. Wear comfortable shoes and weather appropriate clothing as the event does involve a bit of walking through neighborhoods. We always need installers AND "record keepers". We are happy to certify any service hours completed at this event! This is a very fun and social event, and great for big groups. 

We will be meeting at the south parking lot of Desert Sky Mall for training at 8:30am. Volunteers will then be divided into teams and head out into the surrounding neighborhoods at 9:00am. Please RSVP here: https://abf.civicore.com/publicLogin/index.php?action=cal or call/e-mail Forbes Shannon at Forbes.Shannon@azburn.org602-230-2041 ext 104

Contact: Forbes Shannon Forbes.Shannon@azburn.org 602.230.2041 X 104

URL: https://abf.civicore.com/publicLogin/index.php?action=cal

Flyer: SoundTheAlarm2017.pdf

Pittie Palozza - 10/14/2017

Dates: 10/14/2017

Time: 7 - 4 pm

Location: Metro Center Mall

Event Description: Our annual event with spay/neuter information, vaccinations, micro-chips, adoptions (pit bull breeds only), training and more.

Volunteer Description:  Helping with event set-up and tear down: moving tables, chairs, curtains, etc. Also, during event, answering questions, cleaning doggy accidents, crowd & line control.

Contact: Debra Wood-LaFave woodlafaved@mail.maricopa.gov 602-506-8133 

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - 10/27/17

Dates: 10/27/17 Friday

Time: 11:00 - 4 pm

Location: Tempe Beach Park

Event Description: The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event is scheduled for two days in the month of October. The first day will be Friday, October 27th, and the second date will be Saturday, October 28th. The time frame for Friday is 11:00 am- 4:00 pm, while Saturday is 6 am- 12 pm. If the full hours for Friday can't be met, the individual may select a time period between 11 and 4 that will work best for them.

Volunteer Description:  Friday Duties: Event Set Up/Take Down for Friday
Saturday Duties: Registration, Event Set Up/Take Down, Merchandise Store, Hand Out Water, Start/Finish Line

Contact: Coleen McKinstry coleen.mckinstry@cancer.org 602-778-7635

URL: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR/MakingStridesAgainstBreastCancer/MSABCCY17GW?pg=entry&fr_id=84713

Fall Festival - 10/27/17

Dates: 10/27/17 Friday

Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Location: New Life Assembly of God Church

Event Description: This is an event for Step Up Schools families and the community. Free Fall Festival (in lieu of trick or treating in the neighborhoods).

Volunteer Description:  Set up crews needed for tables, chairs, games, booth, tents. 9:00 a.m. start time.
After noon set up work also - 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Events help - work a children's game, bounce house, etc. 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Clean up crews needed from 8:00 p.m. - finish.

All shifts are important as specific things need to be done.

Contact: Diane Fernichio diane.fernichio@stepupschoolsmesa.org 480.344.2600

For Our City Day Chandler- 10/28/2017

Dates: 10/28/2017

Time: 6:30 am - 12:00 pm

Location: 500 N. Exeter St. Chandler, AZ 

Event Description: Volunteer, network, and make an impact in a Chandler neighborhood! This event brings together hundreds of volunteers from non-profits, faith-based communities, businesses, and City of Chandler Council and staff to build community and revitalize a neighborhood.

Volunteer Description: There's tons to do! From painting houses and spreading rock to signing people in and serving food, there's a role for you. Visit http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090448aea729a57-7thannual to view all the roles and sign up today!

Contact: Danae Presler danae.presler@chandleraz.gov 480-782-4354

URL: http://www.forourcitychandler.org/for-our-city-day.html

Flyer: For Our City Day 2017.pdf

Latino Town Hall - 10/28/2017

Dates: 10/28/2017

Time: 7 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Mesa Center for the Arts

Event Description: Passing out information and directing traffic

Volunteer Description: Need at least 5 or more volunteers

Contact: Aryelle Andreani aryelle.andreani@mesacc.edu 480.993.8972

November 2017

Beauty and the Beast - School Performance - 11/9/17

Dates: 11/9/17

Time: 8:45 am - 10:30 am

Location: MCC Performing Arts Center

Event Description: The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed into his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity.

Volunteer Description: Duties of volunteers in this position include:
 Greet and direct the public inside the facility. We are the first impression of guest as they enter the venues. 

 Hand out programs.

 Answer questions about the facility and events.

 Escort patrons to their seats.

 Requires the ability to stand till the performance begins when seating begins for the performance. 

Once the performance begins when you have completed your volunteer jobs you get to see the performance! 

At the end of the performance we ask that our volunteers help us pick up tickets and programs that are left in the auditorium. 


Dress Code: We ask all ushers to wear slacks or skirt, a nice button up or polo shirt and closed toed shoes. 


Check in with the Box Office team and they will be sure to introduce you to the House Manager for the event.

Contact: Marisa Estrada marisa.estrada@mesacc.edu 480-461-7867

 

Insane Inflatable 5K - 11/11/17

Dates: 11/11/2017

Time: 7 am - 1 pm

Location: Camelback Ranch

Event Description: At the Insane Inflatable 5K it’s not all about running, what we care about most is you having a #CrazyFun day. Just show up ready to make some #CrazyFun memories with your friends and family, we’ll do the rest. When it’s time to take on our GIANT inflatables, feel free to be a kid again; you’ll laugh until you cry! Afterwards take a load off, crack open a cold beverage and reminisce in our Midway.

Volunteer Description: Registration, hand out waters, cheer on runners and help clean up. 

How to Sign Up Volunteers: 
Direct link to Phoenix Volunteer Local page: 
InsaneInflatable5k.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/?id=19007

Volunteers sign up for your shift: 
American Cancer Society Volunteers 
Password ACS

Contact: Rachel Stern rachel.stern@cancer.org 602-952-7529

URL: InsaneInflatable5k.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/?id=19007

Codeday Phoenix - 11/11/17 - 11/12/17

Dates: 11/11/2017 - 11/12/17

Time: Noon to Noon

Location: University of Advancing Technology

Event Description: CodeDay is a nationwide event where student programmers, artists, musicians, actors, and everyone else can get together and build apps & games for 24 hours. Students of all skill levels are welcome — we have workshops and mentors who can help if you're new!

Volunteer Description: Mentor students and help manage event

Contact: Alexander S Kremer askremer@gmail.com 602.918.1797

URL: www.codeday.org/phoenix/

Safety Day - 11/13/17

Dates: 11/13/2017

Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Location: MCC Dobson Campus

Event Description: The Center for Community & Civic Engagement is teaming up with MCC's Public Safety to host a Safety Day. We will have be hosting Mesa Fire & Medical Department.

Volunteer Description: Volunteers will assist with setup and cleanup, staff informational tables, provide event assistance, and promote the event. The event will be outdoors so plan to dress comfortably and in shoes to walk around in. If you have an MCC shirt, please wear that.

Sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/8KP64mJBICzmT2Ns2

Contact: Dawn Rhodes dawn.rhodes@mesacc.edu 480-461-7763

URL: https://goo.gl/forms/8KP64mJBICzmT2Ns2

Fall Dance Performance- 11/16/17-11/17/17

Dates: 11/16/2017 - 11/17/2017

Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Location: MCC Performing Arts Center 1520 S. Longmore Rd. Mesa, AZ 85202

Event Description: Presented by MCC Dance Department on Nov 16 & 17 , Fall Dance Performance is a Palette of Performance featuring a variety of Dance styles with guest choreographers showcasing the talent of the dance groups the MCC Dance Company and Guests.

Volunteer Description: We need four Volunteers for these events.Volunteers are expected to be at the PAC at 6: 45 pm to start ushering. They could use this link to signup http://signup.com/go/LSKExKO or call 480-461-7172
Duties of volunteers in this position include:

 Greet and direct the public inside the facility. We are the first impression of guest as they enter the venues. 

 Take tickets at the Theatre, Performing Art Center or Studio entrances.

 Hand out programs.

 Answer questions about the facility and events.

 Escort patrons to their seats.

 Requires the ability to stand till the performance begins. 

Once the performance begins when you have completed your volunteer jobs you get to see the performance! 

At the end of the night we ask that our volunteers help us pick up tickets and programs that are left in the auditorium. 

Dress Code: We ask all ushers to wear slacks, a nice button up or polo shirt and closed toed shoes.

Contact: Marisa Estrada marisa.estrada@mesacc.edu 480-461-7172

Liberty Arts Academy Fall Festival- 11/17/17

Dates: 11/17/2017

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: LAA - 3015 S. Power Rd. Mesa AZ 85212

Event Description: Our Fall Festival will consist of booths, face painting, silent auction, chili cook off, and rides / bounce houses for all of our students and families at LAA.

Volunteer Description: We will need help running stations and games for kids at LAA. If the Service Learning Students would like to bring their own games to play for our kids, that would be greatly appreciated.

Contact: Brady Wald brady.wald@leonagroup.com 480-486-9481

URL: www.libertyartsacademy.com

 

Four Peaks Area Bowling Competition- 11/18/17

Dates: 11/18/2017

Time: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Brunswick Zone - 1754 S Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ 85202

Event Description: Join Special Olympics Arizona as we host the 2017 Four Peaks Area Bowling Competition

Volunteer Description: Volunteers are needed to assist as lane monitors, scorekeeping and awards. Previous experience with Special Olympics Arizona and/or Bowling is not required. Signup here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aadaa29a1f85-four3

Contact: Sarah Haines Sarah@SpecialOlympicsArizona.org (602) 476-0836

URL: www.tinyurl.com/mccbowling2017 

 

Turkey Drive Drop Off - 11/21/2017

Dates: 11/21/2017

Time: 7:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: City of Mesa and United Food Bank

Event Description: Collection site for Turkey drop off. Must be able to lift frozen turkeys.

Volunteer Description: 2 shifts 7am - 10am and 10am- 1pm
Please contact if you are available. We are looking for at least 3 volunteers for each shift.

Contact: Andrea Gransee agransee@unitedfoodbank.org 480-398-4470

Flyer: UFB VOLUNTEER FORM 2017.pdf

Lost and Found Sale - 11/29/17

Dates: 11/29/2017

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location: MCC Dobson Campus

Event Description: Mesa Community College's annual Lost & Found Sale and Silent Auction. The proceeds go to support the Making a Difference Grants, which are given to students to support their service-learning/service projects.

Volunteer Description: Help is needed the day before for setup. Volunteers who help setup are the only ones who get to preview the items. No items can be purchased until the sale starts.
Duties may include: Setup, organization. watching sale and auction items, assisting the cashier, making sure the room is picked up and everything is correctly labeled, and cleanup. This is the best event ever and the volunteers have a great time!
Please promote this event to your family, friends, and classmates.

Contact: Dawn Rhodes dawn.rhodes@mesacc.edu 480-461-7763

URL: tinyurl.com/lostandfoundsale

12 Books School Distribution - 11/29/17

Dates: 11/29/2017

Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Location: Mesa United Way - 12 Books Program 165 N. Centennial Dr. Suite 110, Mesa, AZ 85201

Event Description: 12 Books gives free books to students in Kindergarten- 2nd grade at schools in Mesa.

Volunteer Description: Meet at the 12 Books Office at 7:30am to load books and then travel to Lindberg Elementary School in Mesa. Help give out books to kids in Kindergarten - 2nd grade. Help clean up afterwards. You can also meet at the school at 8am.

Contact: Raelyn Stockwell Raelyn.Stockwell@mesaunitedway.org 480-834-2125

URL: http://www.mesaunitedway.org/12-books/

December 2017

Teen Outreach Pregnancy Center Annual Christmas Party - 12/01/17

Dates: 12/01/2017

Time: 2:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: 1380 E Guadalupe Rd Gilbert Arizona 85234

Event Description: This is a Holiday party for the clients of TOPS. There will be food, presents Santa etc

Volunteer Description: Need help to set up the room for the party, food prep, serving, table monitoring (give a way items, and breakdown and clean up.

Contact: Lindsey Herrmann lindsey.herrmann@topsaz.org 480-652-3484

Sensitive Santa - West Valley - 12/09/17

Dates: 12/09/2017

Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location: 6810 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381

Event Description: Our Sensory Inspired Santa Experience for Kids with Autism and Special Needs provides a supportive environment which eliminates bright lights and loud noises that can trigger sensory sensitivities for someone on the spectrum. Each child taking their picture with Santa receives one on one time with the holiday icon in a private area that is modestly decorated. Parents have expectations about different key events in their lives that they want to share with their children. Just because a child is on the autism spectrum doesn’t mean they should be denied this experience. We are hoping to make this a unique and memorable experience for the entire family. For more information about the Sensitive Santa events visit: http://www.azanow.org/sensitivesanta.html

Volunteer Description: Our goal is to make this a family friendly experience for everyone and we are seeking professional volunteers with experience. We will be setting up and decorating on Friday, December 8th in the afternoon for the all day event on Saturday, December 9thI would like to volunteer for the following shift(s): *
Friday, Dec 8th - 1230pm to 4:30pm (Set up and decorating)
Saturday, Dec 9th - 800am to 1230pm (1/2 Day - Morning)
Saturday, Dec 9th - 12pm to 430pm (1/2 Day - Afternoon)
Saturday, Dec 9th - 8am to 430pm (All Day)
Volunteers will wear a Sensitive Santa Volunteer T-Shirt. Please give us your t-shirt size. (Mens style crew neck tee) In order to volunteer, please sign up at: http://www.azanow.org/2017--west-valley-sensitive-santa.html

Contact: Katie Wride katie.wride@phxautism.org 602-295-8062

URL: http://www.azanow.org/2017--west-valley-sensitive-santa.html

Flyer: 2017_SantaFlyer AZANOW.pdf

Gift Wrappers Needed - 12/11/17 - 12/12/17

Dates: 12/11/2017 - 12/12/2017

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 West Pepper Place, Mesa, AZ 85201

Event Description: Need 2 - 3 Volunteers to wrap gifts for museum member families, board members, donors, staff, etc. and also prepare some wrapped gifts for mailing.

Volunteer Description: Please add volunteer description and details here

Contact: Pat Gregan Pat.Gregan@mesaaz.gov (480) 644-5171

Flyer: Map to Idea Museum color (003).pdf

Sensitive Santa - East Valley - 12/16/17

Dates: 12/16/2017

Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location: 1540 N. Burk Street Gilbert, AZ 85234

Event Description: Our Sensory Inspired Santa Experience for Kids with Autism and Special Needs provides a supportive environment which eliminates bright lights and loud noises that can trigger sensory sensitivities for someone on the spectrum. Each child taking their picture with Santa receives one on one time with the holiday icon in a private area that is modestly decorated. Parents have expectations about different key events in their lives that they want to share with their children. Just because a child is on the autism spectrum doesn’t mean they should be denied this experience. We are hoping to make this a unique and memorable experience for the entire family. For more information about the Sensitive Santa events visit: http://www.azanow.org/sensitivesanta.html

Volunteer Description: Our goal is to make this a family friendly experience for everyone and we are seeking professional volunteers with experience. We will be setting up and decorating on Friday, December 15th in the afternoon for the all day event on Saturday, December 16th
I would like to volunteer for the following shift(s): *
Friday, Dec 15th - 1230pm to 4:30pm (Set up and decorating)
Saturday, Dec 16th - 800am to 1230pm (1/2 Day - Morning)
Saturday, Dec 16th - 12pm to 430pm (1/2 Day - Afternoon)
Saturday, Dec 16th - 8am to 430pm (All Day)
Volunteers will wear a Sensitive Santa Volunteer T-Shirt. Please give us your t-shirt size. (Mens style crew neck tee). In order to volunteer, please sign up at: http://www.azanow.org/2017-ev-sensitive-santa-volunteer-sign-up.html

Contact: Katie Wride katie.wride@phxautism.org 602-295-8062

URL: http://www.azanow.org/2017-ev-sensitive-santa-volunteer-sign-up.html

Flyer: 2017_SantaFlyer AZANOW.pdf

Spring 2018

January 2018

VIP Tours of the Museum

Dates: 12/7/17 - 3/1/18

Time: 10 am - 1 pm

Location: i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 West Pepper Place, Mesa

Event Description: Need 2 - 3 Volunteers who are able to set up folding tables and chairs, arrange rooms, set out printed materials, and tear down rooms when tours are completed

Volunteer Description: Tour times vary. Please see table for details.

Contact: Pat Gregan Pat.Gregan@mesaaz.gov 480-644-5171

Tour Times: VIP Tours-Volunteers Needed.docx

February 2018

VIP Tours of the Museum

Dates: 12/7/17 - 3/1/18

Time: 10 am - 1 pm

Location: i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 West Pepper Place, Mesa

Event Description: Need 2 - 3 Volunteers who are able to set up folding tables and chairs, arrange rooms, set out printed materials, and tear down rooms when tours are completed

Volunteer Description: Tour times vary. Please see table for details.

Contact: Pat Gregan Pat.Gregan@mesaaz.gov 480-644-5171

Tour Times: VIP Tours-Volunteers Needed.docx

March 2018

VIP Tours of the Museum

Dates: 12/7/17 - 3/1/18

Time: 10 am - 1 pm

Location: i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 West Pepper Place, Mesa

Event Description: Need 2 - 3 Volunteers who are able to set up folding tables and chairs, arrange rooms, set out printed materials, and tear down rooms when tours are completed

Volunteer Description: Tour times vary. Please see table for details.

Contact: Pat Gregan Pat.Gregan@mesaaz.gov 480-644-5171

Tour Times: VIP Tours-Volunteers Needed.docx

April 2018

Fundraising Luncheon Help - 4/4/18 - 4/5/18

Dates: 4/4/2018 - 4/5/2018

Time: 9 am - 2 pm

Location: i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 West Pepper Place, Mesa, AZ 85201

Event Description: Need 8 - 10 Volunteers to help with a variety of tasks for the museum's major fundraising event. Tasks may include photography, guest sign-in, preparing nametags, making centerpieces, setting up tableware, and clean up of the venue.

Volunteer Description: Tour times vary. 

Contact: Pat Gregan Pat.Gregan@mesaaz.gov 480-644-5171

May 2018

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