Author Archives: NCBF Volunteer Manager

Meet the EEC: Hospitality Sector!

This week we are introducing our wonderful Hospitality leaders of the Event Execution Committee! This team welcomes our special guests coming to Washington, DC from around the region, country, and world, and of course our Volunteers. They are responsible for … Continue reading

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Win Exclusive Cherry Blossom Swag! – Tell us WHY you Volunteer!

Do you love NCBF Swag as much as we do? Of course you do! Enter to win this Official National Cherry Blossom Fanny Pack by telling us Why you volunteer! We’ll tell you, this Fanny Pack definitely comes in handy … Continue reading

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Meet the EEC: Information Sector!

This week we’re introducing the lovely Information Sector of the Event Execution Committee! These amazing people are always up to date on all things National Cherry Blossom Festival as well as its Participating Programs! During festival events they manage information … Continue reading

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Meet the EEC: Volunteer and Engagement Sector!

Every Festival season, the Event Execution Committee works closely with staff to ensure the success of the Festival! Our EEC is split into four categories: Information, Volunteer Engagement, Hospitality, and Operations. Meet the members of the Volunteer Engagement sector whose … Continue reading

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Meet the New Volunteer Program Interns!

This festival season, our wonderful interns work with our entire NCBF team, primarily with our Volunteer Manager Tasha Stiger, as well as with the EEC in order to provide the best experience for our hard working volunteers. In addition, they … Continue reading

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Volunteer Orientation is March 12th!

Volunteer Orientation is on Thursday, March 12th at 5:30 PM! An “open-house” style event, Orientation is the time to learn about the Festival events for which you are volunteering! See below on what to expect: How does it work? Each room … Continue reading

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Step-by-Step Instructions to Sign Up to be a Volunteer!

Welcome New and Returning Volunteers! Here’s the step-by-step process on how to sign up for a volunteer shift at the National Cherry Blossom Festival! LET’S TAKE A LOOK Step 1: Go to the link HERE to view the available shifts. Step 2: … Continue reading

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Meet the 2019 BEVY Volunteer Awards Nominees

Linda Alexander Linda jumped right in with her first event being Parade!  As an usher she helped people find their assigned seating, while dealing with an inquisitive public.  Linda enjoyed her experience especially since she loves to help people. Andreas … Continue reading

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2019 Volunteer Orientation Recap

Thank you so much to everyone that joined us at the Volunteer Orientation! It was great to see returning faces and to welcome our newest volunteers. For those of you who were not able to attend, don’t worry! Click below to … Continue reading

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Kicking It Off at Union Station: Helpful Tips For Pop-up Shop Volunteers

Opening ceremony for the National Cherry Blossom Festival may be more than two weeks away, but our volunteers are already setting up shop at Union Station! Starting this weekend, we are hosting our first set of volunteers over at Union … Continue reading

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