Veterans Olympics – Friday, October 14th Fishing Tournament. (requesting 30 volunteers) – Please arrive at our Home 0800 for assignments. Fishing will take place at Veterans Memorial Park, Boulder City 0900-1200. Duties: assist Residents with fishing and transfers to/from event venue.
Veterans Olympics – Saturday, October 15th Field Games/Victory BBQ/Closing Ceremonies. (requesting 50 volunteers) – Please arrive at our Home as follows pending selected duties. The day/assignments can be split between persons.
· 0900 Event set-up
· 0930 Gather Residents for participation
· 1000-1200 Introduction/Lighting of torch/Games begins
· 1130-1330 BBQ/Games/Closing Ceremonies/Event tear-down
Duties: physical set-up & tear-down, running event games (bean bag toss, basketball hoops, etc) and assist residents throughout event. (This event welcomes younger volunteers, especially at game areas. Must be 16 years old to push resident wheelchair)
Veterans Day Ceremony – Friday, November 11th (requesting 30 volunteers) – program begins at 1330.
Please arrive at our Home as follows pending selected duties.
· 1100 Event set-up
· 1300 Gather Resident who wish to attend
· 1330 Ceremony
· 1430 VIC presentation
· 1500 Event tear-down
Duties: parking closure, parking staff, stage, sound equipment, chairs, beverage station, and assist residents. Must be 16 years old to push resident wheelchair.
If you plan to attend, please send me an email so I may begin to tally volunteers for each event. If you are unable to participate, I ask that you please share this request with your email addresses. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me directly. Thanking you in advance for your continued support and we look forward to seeing you soon.
Julie Boyster, Volunteer Coordinator
Nevada State Veterans Home
Nevada Department of Veterans Services
We are "Caring for Nevada's Heroes"