Recent News

Extraordinary Give Volunteer Opportunities

Extraordinary Give Volunteer Opportunities- November 22, 2013



Street Team: Lancaster Penn Square. November 22, 11:30 AM-3:00 PM. (Inclement Weather Location: Lobby at Lancaster Marriott.)

Shift 1: 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM

Shift 2: 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM

(or sign up for the full time!)

Description: Help spread the word about the Extraordinary Give in downtown Lancaster! We will have a tent in Penn Square outside of Central Market giving out free hot chocolate, event information, and with iPads so individuals can donate. You will be designated as an Extraordinary Give volunteer for people that have questions, and organizations will be stopping by the square for pop-up performances and demonstrations!


Street Team: Lititz, Penn Cinema. November 22, 6:30- 10 PM.

Shift 1: 6:30 PM- 8:00 PM

Shift 2: 8:00 PM- 10:00 PM

(or sign up for the full time!)

Description: Hitting the movies for the opening of the Hunger Games? Why not support a great cause while you’re there! Man our Extraordinary Give station at Penn Cinema with event info, answer questions, and help people donate on iPads.


Giving Lounge: Lancaster Marriott Front Lobby. November 22, 5:00-8:00 PM.

Shift 1: 5:00-6:30 PM

Shift 2: 6:30- 8:00 PM

(or sign up for the full time!)

Description: Greet individuals as we open up our public giving lounge at the Lancaster Marriott. Help individuals donating on computer stations, and with questions about the Extraordinary Give. The lounge will include food, materials and seating, and you will be designated as an Extraordinary Give volunteer.


Light Up Lancaster Extraordinary Finale. November 22, 8:00 PM- 12:00 AM.

Shift 1: 8:00- 10:00 PM

Shift 2: 10:00 PM- 12:00 AM.

(or sign up for the full time!)

Description:  During this time, we event our entire community to join us in a celebration of giving.  We will have bands, a cash bar, updates on the Extraordinary Give, and donation stations available. Volunteers would be designated, and act as greeters, help individuals with event information, and assist at donation station.


Customer Support

The Community Foundation Office. November 22, 6:00 AM- 10:00 PM.

Shift 1: 6:00 AM- 8:00 AM

Shift 2: 8:00 AM- 10:00 AM

Shift 3: 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Shift 4: 12:00 PM- 2:00 PM

Shift 5: 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Shift 6: 4:00 PM- 6:00 PM

Shift 7: 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM

Shift 8: 8:00 PM- 10:00 PM

(or sign up for more than one shift!)

Description: Customer support is an important behind-the-scenes operation of the Extraordinary Give.  Help with phone calls of questions, refunds, receipts, notifying prize winners, and other on-the-day action.  Note: This requires a brief training session before November 22.


If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Diana Martin at or 3971629 x 113 with your name, contact information, and which job and shift you are interested in. Thank you for your support… when you give extra, extraordinary things happen! 

Back to All News