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Winterer's Gathering Volunteer Opportunities

Come join the Winterer's Gathering fun as a North House volunteer. Help is needed Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, November 19–21 to make the event flow smoothly. Take you pick of helping set up, hosting the Info Booth, or cooking/serving/cleaning during the (in)famous Chili Feed.

Posted on November 5, 2021

November 19-21, 2021

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Info Booth Crew

Friendly greeters familiar with the North House story and mission* to staff the “front lines” and guide people through the weekend (and point them to the bathroom). This is a mostly seated role, but is outdoors, so bundle up and bring a blanket. .

*Includes a brief training with a member of the North House staff, so no prior expertise necessary!

Shifts Available:  Friday 4:00pm-6:15pm, 6:00pm-8:00pm

Saturday 8:45-11:15 am, 11:00 am-1:15 pm, 1:00pm-3:15pm, 3:00pm-5:15pm, 5:00pm-7:00pm 

Sunday 8:30-10:30 am, 10:15 am-12:30 pm, 12:15-2:30 pm

Volunteers needed per shift: 2

Chili and Cornbread Cooking Crews

Join our illustrious staff (Matt and Tom) to help cook the chili and bake cornbread for the big Saturday night chili feed. No cooking experience needed, just a willingness to help out and have a great time. Masking required, indoors. 

Shifts available: Cornbread baking Friday 12:30-4:30 pm

Chili Making Saturday 1-5 pm

Volunteers needed: 2 for cornbread, 6 for chili  

Chili Serving/Clean up Crew

Chili and cornbread is arguably the most important job of the weekend, and it can’t be done by one person alone. We’re looking for a great crew to help us set up, serve, and clean up at the annual Chili Feed. No experience necessary, just a willingness to ladle chili, serve cornbread, and pitch in to wash some spoons. Masking required, indoor role

Shifts available: Saturday 5-8 pm

Volunteers needed: 8

Work Study Crews: Set up or Tear Down

Pitch in for some fun manual labor helping to move tables and chairs and set up spaces for classes and events throughout Winterer’s Gathering. Work study credit available.

Shifts available: Tuesday, November 16th 1-3 pm, Friday 5-6 pm, Saturday 8:30-10 am, Sunday 1-3 pm

Volunteers needed: 3-8 per shift