Volunteer

The Back 2 School Blast event will be on Sunday, August 10, 2014.  We need many volunteers to help with this event!  In 2013, there were 250 volunteers on hand to help with book bag distribution, foot washing, haircuts, crowd control, face painting, school physicals & immunizations, and information distribution.

The volunteer needs for 2014 include:

Hair Stylists (need 20);  Need licensed (or students under the direction of an instructor)  hair stylists to cut hair. Responsibilities include: bringing your own supplies (cape, combs & disinfectant, spray bottle, scissors, razor w/ extension cord, etc.); set-up your station; cutting hair (dry or spray bottle damp cuts); keep site clean and inviting; clean up area, pack up materials.  Time commitment is 3-6:30pm.

 Hair Stylist Monitor and Runners (need 3):  Need volunteers to assist the stylists. Responsibilities include: directing students to stylists on a first-come, first served basis; recording the # of heads cut; assisting stylists in between cuts to keep the line moving by sweeping and disposing of trash; keep site clean and inviting; clean up area.  Time commitment is 3-6:30pm.

Foot Washers (need 40):  Need volunteers to sit one on one with the children to wash their feet, place new socks/shoes on their feet, share God’s love and pray for them; keep site clean, organized and inviting; clean up area.  If you would like to bring a stadium chair cushion to sit on, please bring one.  A required training session will begin promptly at 1:30pm, so please be on time!  Time commitment is 1:15pm (check-in) – 5:30pm.

Runners/Checkers for Foot Washers (need 40):  Need volunteers to assist for shoe giveaway. Responsibilities may include: checking children in, sizing their feet, directing children to open foot washer, replenishing fresh water in basins, selecting shoes for the children, distributing and setting up the shoe distribution area, keep site clean and organized. A training session will begin promptly at 1:30pm, so please be on time!  Time commitment is 1:15pm (check-in) -5:30pm.

With your help, we will be able to serve so many!  To volunteer, contact:

Leslie Littlefield    540-777-7651 or leslie@rescuemission.net

 THANK YOU for volunteering!