As a Honens Volunteer, you share a wonderful spirit of cooperation and camaraderie while offering your valuable time and talent and developing new skills. There are many opportunities to be involved. Volunteers are needed during the Honens 2014 Festival, at Hullabaloo, at the Casino fundraiser and in the Honens office.

To volunteer, please call Po Yeh, Director Community & Partner Engagement at
403 299 0130 ext. 135 or email pyeh@honens.com.
Honens 2014 Festival events include:

Thursday 4 September at 7 pm
Heritage Park's Celebration Tent
Julian Steckel & Georgy Tchaidze
Friday 5 September at 7:30 pm
Jack Singer Concert Hall
Alex Ross | Tsoy & Kolesnikov Duo
Saturday 6 September at 2 pm
Jack Singer Concert Hall
Alexandre Tharaud
Saturday 6 September at 7:30 pm
Jack Singer Concert Hall
Honens Open Air
Sunday 7 September at 2 pm
Central Memorial Park
Free community concert

Volunteer Opportunities

Guest Experience Committee
Guest experience volunteers greet and assist ticket buyers to pick up previously purchased tickets at the festival.

Open Air Community Committee
Community Assistants interact with community groups, assist with directing audiences at the Open Air concert, and oversee the Honens volunteer tent backstage.

Production Committee
Volunteers assist with pickup of supplies and help with transportation during setup and tear down before and after festival events.

Publicity Committee
Put on your walking shoes!  Honens needs your help to promote the festival. The Publicity Committee is responsible for distributing posters and flyers to popular cafés and stores throughout Calgary including the Downtown Core, Mission, 17th Avenue SW, 11th Avenue SW, Kensington and Bridgeland.

Shop Assistant Committee
Shop Assistants sell Honens CDs and merchandise during the festival.  Attendants should be comfortable working with numbers during busy times.

Transportation Committee
Volunteer drivers keep everything moving!  On the transportation committee, you ensure that festival artists and special guests are met and taken to various locations, including hotel and airport.

Usher Committee
Ushers help the audience with seating at Music as a Second Language (MSL) pre-concert talks at the Jack Singer Concert Hall Lobby during the festival.


Guest Experience Committee
Guest Experience volunteers welcome and assist ticket buyers, and guide guests to the Celebration tent as they arrive at Hullabaloo.  
Production Committee
This committee is responsible for setup of décor at the Hullabaloo and execution of the event to create the perfect magical ambiance under the Celebration Tent at Heritage Park.  Volunteers help with set up and tear down of the event.
Restaurant Assistant Committee
Restaurant Assistants ensure restaurants have all the supplies they need, assist with setup of tables and food stations, and be on site to assist chefs with any tasks that arise.
Silent Auction Committee
Silent Auction Assistants encourage guests to bid and help audience members with the iBid auction system.

Other Opportunites

Casino Volunteers
Honens needs helping hands at our Casino on 21 and 22 August at Casino Calgary.  We are looking for volunteers to fill the following positions: General Manager, Banker, Cashiers, Chip Runners and Count Room.
Office Assistant Committee
Are you a great organizer?  Office Assistants help with general administration on an as-needed basis.

To volunteer, please call Po Yeh, Director Community & Partner Engagement at
403 299 0130 ext. 135 or email pyeh@honens.com.

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