San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
We need volunteer to please join us in wrapping gifts for the 2016 Children's Christmas Party.
We are planning to wrap about 4,000 gifts over the course of two weeks. For each of these days, there are two shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm.
Monday, Dec. 5th - shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Tuesday, Dec 6th - shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Wednesday, Dec. 7th - shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Thursday, Dec. 8th - shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Monday, Dec. 12th - shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Tuesday, Dec 13th - shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Wednesday, Dec. 14th - shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Thursday, Dec. 15th - shifts: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Volunteers are welcome to sign up for as many as they like.
What to Expect
Parking - You may park near the school's front entrance. The Wrapping Room is located in the library. There will be signs directing you to the east entrance where the library is located.
Bringing Your Kids - We welcome children to join in the daily activity, but they must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.
What to Bring - Donations of gift wrapping paper, tape, (please no bows), scissors and additional new toys are always appreciated. It is also helpful for you to bring your own scissors if you have some.
Places to Sit? Yes - There are chairs that are available to sit down while wrapping or recording toy inventory.
Food and Drinks - If you would like to bring snacks or a lunch please do so, but there is no refrigerator or microwave available. There are fast food and grocery stores within walking distance of the school.
More Than one Shift or Day - Yes, you can! - As you can fullfil your commitment to attend, you are more than welcome to sign up for as many shifts or days as you would like.
Need My Ticket? - You don't have to bring your ticket, we can look you up by name, but the check-in process is quicker if you do bring your printed ticket.
What to Wear - The room is set at a comfortable temperature, but you might want to dress in layers depending on your personal temperature preference.
Please NO smoking and NO weapons - It is a school, they are letting us borrow part of their campus so we will honor their policies. No "smokeless" cigarettes/cigars are allowed either. Please adhere to all traditional school rules as well (i.e. no guns, no alcohol, etc.)