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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Volunteers needed to help put together information packets for event planners and community visitors.

Volunteers needed to help put together information packets for event planners and community visitors.

When:
Friday July 10, 2015

Shifts
1st Shift 9am -  1pm
2nd Shift 1pm – 5pm

Location:
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
Downtown Shreveport

Perk:  Lunch will be provided

If you are interested in helping send me your cell phone number and preferred shift and I will send you a confirmation email.

Teresa Micheels

Teresa Micheels, Volunteer/Project Manager
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
See It. Bet It. Taste It.
318-429-0628 or 800-551-8682, ext. 146
www.Shreveport-Bossier.org
www.sbfunguide.com

Monday, June 15, 2015

Volunteers are needed to help with the annual Firecracker 5K Run

Volunteers are needed to help with the annual Firecracker 5K Run

Volunteer are needed to help before the run with packet pick up, setup and on the day of the run.

Below you will find a list of volunteer needs with dates and shifts.  If you are interested in volunteering please email me the preferred day, also include your cell phone number

You can do just one shift or more than one if you like. 

Friday  July 3rd   – at Mall St. Vincent (Sear’s Parking Lot)
            Help with race setup   Shift: 8am – noon

 Saturday July 4th ,  – at Mall St. Vincent (Sear’s Parking Lot)
            Help with takedown Shift: 11am – 4pm

 Please let me know if you are interested

 
Teresa Micheels, Volunteer/Project Manager
Shreveport-Bossier Convention& Tourist Bureau
See It. Bet It. Taste It.

318-429-0628 or 800-551-8682, ext. 146
www.Shreveport-Bossier.org
www.SBFunGuide.com

Friday, May 29, 2015

Volunteers needed to help put together information packets for event planners and community visitors

Volunteers needed to help put together information packets for event planners and community visitors.

When:
Friday June 5, 2015

Shifts
1st Shift 9am -  1pm
2nd Shift 1pm – 5pm

Location:
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
Downtown Shreveport

Perk:  Lunch will be provided

If you are interested in helping send me your cell phone number and preferred shift and I will send you a confirmation email.

Teresa Micheels

Teresa Micheels, Volunteer/Project Manager
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
See It. Bet It. Taste It.
318-429-0628 or 800-551-8682, ext. 146
www.Shreveport-Bossier.org
www.sbfunguide.com

Volunteers needed to help with the 2015 North American FlyBoard Championships

Volunteers needed to help with the 2015 North American FlyBoard Championships

The 2015 North American FlyBoard Championship will be held at Cypress Lake for the first time ever in the United States.  More than 70 of the world’s best FlyBoarders will be competing for $30,000 in cash and prizes. FlyBoarding is an emerging water sport.  If you don’t know what it is or have never seen it go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MvGWlUjjcBI   and check out this video.

Volunteers are needed to assist and be runners for judges and key event staff.  Volunteers are also needed to help keep water ice down and available for event staff and participants.

If you are interested in volunteering please email me the preferred shift, also include your cell phone number 

You can do just one shift or more than one if you like.

Event location – Cypress Lake in Benton

Perks:
You will receive the Sports Commission new volunteer t-shirt if you don’t already have one.  Water and snacks will be provided.

Volunteers needed for:

I only need a few more volunteers on the 1st shift on Thur and Sat.  But I still need quite a few volunteers on the 2nd shift all three days.

Thursday June 4
Staff runner  
1st Shift  8am – 12:30pm
2nd Shift 1pm – 7:30pm

Water Volunteer
1st Shift  8am – 12:30pm
2nd Shift 1pm – 7:30pm
 

Friday June 5
Staff runner 
2nd Shift 1pm – 8:30pm

Water Volunteer
2nd Shift 1pm – 8:30pm
 

Saturday June 6
Staff runner 
1st Shift  8am – 12:30pm
2nd Shift 1pm – 7:30pm

Water Volunteer
1st Shift  8am – 12:30pm
2nd Shift 1pm – 7:30pm

Please let me know if you are interested in helping and I will send you a confirmation email.  
 

Teresa Micheels, Volunteer/Project Manager
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
See It. Bet It. Taste It.
318-429-0628 or 800-551-8682, ext. 146
www.Shreveport-Bossier.org
www.sbfunguide.com

Friday, May 15, 2015

Caddo Council on Aging-Meals on Wheels

The Caddo Council on Aging Meals on Wheels program is currently seeking driver(s) for the University Terrace neighborhood every Wednesday between 10:00 and 12:00. If you do not know, Meals on Wheels is a program to help feed home-bound senior citizens. It is a very rewarding opportunity. Driver(s) are required to commit to picking up approximately 8 meals from Holy Trinity Lutheran Church on Youree Drive. One home site is in the apartments right next to the church while the rest are in University Terrace neighborhood and Towne South apartments. If you or a group of people would be interested in taking on this very important commitment, please let me know.

 

Stacey Martino, MA, CNP
Director of Institute for Nonprofit Administration & Research
Louisiana State University in Shreveport
Office: (318) 795-4245   Fax: (318) 795-4263

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Volunteers needed to help with big event that is bringing in competitors from all over the world to Shreveport and Bossier.

Volunteers needed to help with big event that is bringing in competitors from all over the world to Shreveport and Bossier.

I need your help getting this information out, we have so many big events that weekend many of our regular volunteers are already committed elsewhere.  Please forward this information on to anyone you think might be interested.

The PDRA (Professional Drag Racing Association) is coming to our area for the first time.  Volunteers are needed to help Shreveport – Bossier shine on this international stage. 

Volunteers needed to help with:
(volunteers must be 18 years of age or older)

Tickets – take tickets at gate (no money is handled at any of these volunteer areas)
Runner – Keep staff and volunteers supplied with water/food and help as needed

(For these areas you will be near the track, but will be in the area before the starting line or at the end of the track past where the race has ended.)
Chute Wrapper – help drivers crew if needed getting parachute raped up and put in the car at the end of the track – car will be stopped
Track spotters – help staff observe from a distance to see if cars are leaking fluids  - more eyes the better
Staging – Call car numbers up to the tower and to then MC if they can’t see the numbers
Timing Slips - passing out time slips to drivers at conclusion of each race
Water Box – Wetting down track to get tires wet
 

When:

Thur April 30
1st Shift  - 7am – 1pm
2nd Shift  - 12:30pm – 6:30pm
3rd Shift – 6pm – midnight

Fri May 1
1st Shift  - 7am – 1pm
2nd Shift  - 12:30pm – 6:30pm
3rd Shift – 6pm – midnight

Sat May 2
1st Shift  - 7am – 1pm
2nd Shift  - 12:30pm – 6:30pm
3rd Shift – 6pm - midnight

Location: Thunder Road Raceway Park, Gilliam, LA

Perk:   After you volunteer you will get two ticket to the PDRA race.

If you are interesting in helping please contact me at teresaday_4@hotmail.com   and let me know the date, time and area you would like to help with and please include your cell phone number.

Teresa Micheels

Teresa Micheels, Volunteer/Project Manager
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
See It. Bet It. Taste It.
318-429-0628 or 800-551-8682, ext. 146
www.Shreveport-Bossier.org
www.sbfunguide.com

Friday, April 10, 2015

Two community volunteer opportunities

Two community volunteer opportunities

We are not sponsoring or recruiting volunteers for these events, just helping get the word out. 

 1st  Volunteers needed to help with area Equestrian show

Holy Hill Horse Trails, Equestrian – Horse show

Dates – Saturday April 18th and Sunday April 19th

Volunteers need in the dressage, show jumping and cross country competition areas

Location - in Benton LA

Perk – you will receive a t-shirt

For more information contact:
 
Megan Bradle
254-495-0220
msbradle87@gmail.com

 

2nd Volunteers needed for ARK-LA-TEX BBQ Cook Off

Date: Sat April 25

Shifts: 8am – noon or noon - 4pm

You can do one shift of volunteer all day. Great food, Great music, Great fun and you get an official BBQ t-shirt.

Volunteers will help assist BBW contestants with simple task, like serving and keeping their area clean.

For more information contact:
 
Tracy Pressley
318- 453-9843
tpressly@aol.com