Volunteer

Looking for volunteer opportunities in Des Moines or Cedar Rapids? You've come to the right place! Variety - the Children's Charity depends on the generosity and goodwill of people who devote their time and energies to helping children.

 

There are many ways you can get involved including clerical work, hosting a fundraiser and more! Below are Variety’s current volunteer opportunities.

 

 

Variety's Riverview Roundup: Saturday, August 13th

 

Click here to sign up to volunteer! 

 

SET UP: 9 AM - 11 AM

Set up tables, chairs and signage prior to the event starting.

 
 
WELCOME: 11 AM - 2 PM
Welcome guests as they enter the event and let them know where to pickup their backpacks and where the food station is.
 
 
 
BACKPACK PICK UP: 11 AM - 2 PM
Hand out backpacks to King Elementary students. Students will provide you with their name to receive their backpack, and once they receive their backpack their name will be marked off a list.

 

TEAR DOWN: 2 PM - 3 PM

Tear down tables, chairs and signage after the event. Pick up any trash.

 

 

Variety's Stag Event: Thursday, August 25th

 
 
SET UP:
Set up tables, chairs and signage prior to the event starting.
 
REGISTRATION/EVENT SUPPORT:
Check people in to the event, help explain auction items and software, general event support
 
PARKING:
Assist guests with parking.
 
HAND OUT STAG BAGS:
Hand out bags to guests. 
 
CLEAN UP:

Tear down tables, chairs and signage after the event. Pick up any trash.

 
Variety volunteering at Principal Charity Classic