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Call for volunteers: Good Food Festival and Conference Summer Events

Volunteers are needed to help with a variety of tasks at several pre-Festival events this summer. If you’re interested and available in volunteering your time at one of the events below, please contact Kelsey Youngman by email to kelsey.youngman [at] gmail [dot] com for further details.

August 2, 2011 September 8, 2001: Conversation and cocktails with Robert Kenner and Barbara Spencer from 7:00pm until 10:00pm at FOOD on Pico in West L.A. [Note date change from August 2 to September 8.]

10 volunteers needed: Please contact Kelsey if interested.

Assistance needed with: Event set-up from 4:00pm-5:00pm; preparation of flower arrangements; limited bartending/beverage service; reception (including gathering information and collecting admission payments); food and beverage service assistance; clean-up of restaurant (after 10:00pm)

Attendance will also be required at a volunteer meeting on Sunday, July 31.

August 27, 2011: Breakfast event at Santa Monica Place
Volunteer needs are currently being assessed; please contact Kelsey if you wish to volunteer and details will be shared as they become available.

September 14-18, 2011: Lexicon of Sustainability exhibit at the Good Food Festival and Conference, Santa Monica

We anticipate a need for at least two volunteers to help set up this large-scale photography exhibit and four volunteers who could man the exhibit in shifts throughout the Festival and Conference. Volunteers manning the exhibit will be provided detailed information about the exhibit and its development and will be expected to answer questions and direct visitor to additional resources.