I was speaking with a prospective new member interested in the 'volunteering'
aspect of our organisation the other afternoon and it hit me while we were
chatting what a broad spectrum of ways there are to volunteer your time with
Just in the next few weeks alone we have our golf event, Easter, a day at the
Starlight room, plus our nominating committee and Halloween committee are both
about to get under way - it was another reminder of just how much our
Whether it's 2 hours or (200!) whatever you want to give, the AWA has a way to
utilise your skills and is always looking for willing volunteers.
How do you want to be involved?
Here are a few opportunities that where we're seeking AWA members' helping
Though it might seem like 28 October (the date of our Halloween Trunk or
Treat) is a long ways away - it'll be here before you know it! Following on the
success of last year's event, this year's trunk or treat will once again be a
The AWA would like to thank new member, Tamara Stillwell, for stepping up to
chair the event. Interested in being on the committee? Please
let Tamara know
RCH Starlight Room:
The Starlight Room is seeking 1+ volunteers for April 2nd and June 4th
(plus dates for July - Dec now on Calendar).
Starlight Room Volunteers meet from 10-11:30am at the 'Starlight Room' of
the hospital and assist little patients and their siblings in making
beautiful drawings and paintings. Craft Skills are not required, merely
enthusiasm and a warm smile.
If you are interested in volunteering for Apr, June or any of our newly
added dates please contact Kalene
'Grill Master' for the Easter Eggstravaganza:
Do you (or hubby) really love being the grill master at a bbq? We're
seeking 2 volunteers who can assist at the picnic to cook up some burgers and
snags. Can you help? Please contact
Nominating Committee Members (and Board Members!):
Are you interested in serving on the nominating committee to search out
our new President? Or might you want to put your hand up to be our new
President (or VP Fundraising or Treasurer?). We're seeking 2 members to serve
on the 'nominating' committee - and they in turn will then be searching for our
new President, VP Fundraising and Treasurer. Might you want to nominate
yourself for the job?
Please contact Tiffany Barmann
you're interested in serving on the nominating committee or potentially up for
being on the Board!