The 27th Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disabilities Volunteers play a crucial role in making this conference a success. Simply donating some of your time through the conference on April 18th & 19th, 2011 is a great way to meet new people, get connected and give back to the community. Besides that, it’s fun!
• Networking opportunities among prospective employers and key community leaders • Creditable volunteer experience & community service hours • Complementary ‘Disability Culture & Etiquette Orientation Training’ • Provision of lunch for the day • And an opportunity to make a difference in your community
Volunteer positions and responsibilities:
Hospitality & Accessibility Staff - Help attendees with accessibility needs, finding their way around the conference or around town. Registration Desk - Work at the Pac Rim registration desk during the conference by helping attendees check-in, register and distribute conference materials & information. Monitor - Monitor a group session room to keep talks running smoothly. Sessions included are Pac Rim presentations, exhibition, poster sessions, reception, conference lunch, etc. Tote Bag Stuffing & Delivery - Help insert literature into the tote bags given to all attendees at the meeting.
Genesis Leong Volunteer Coordinator Center on Disabilities Studies at the University of Hawaii at Manoa