Volunteer for Second Saturday!
Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering for Second Saturday! With your help we can bring awareness to local food and the Raleigh community. Below, you will find information on how you can become a part of the Second Saturday team. We hope you join us in the Second Saturday movement!
Second Saturday Day of Ambassador
Pick up materials (e.g., map/schedule, signs, etc.) from Second Saturday staff either Friday before Second Saturday or the morning of Second Saturday. Distribute materials to host sites, count number of participants at each event, take photos at the events, share photos and number of participants with Second Saturday staff, and/or post photos on social media.
Planning Team Roles
Graphic Designer Help to create promotional materials such as maps (requires Illustrator)
Website Role Update Second Saturday website with events for each month as they are finalized
Newsletter Journalist Update newsletter template and add events for each month as they are finalized
Social Media and Press Update Facebook event with event details; Promote Second Saturday overall montly event and individual events on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, in Facebook groups and other press
Host Site Communications Role Communicate with host sites to confirm the details about their event; send thank you notes to host sites after Second Saturday
Restaurant Liaison Recruit and communicate with resataurants about their SS specials and other events
Research Role Look for new events and community partners (e.g., businesses, nonprofits, other event hosts) and contact them about participating
Community Outreach Role Tabling at events and other activities to build momentum for Second Saturday
Video Production Role Develop brief videos featuring Second Saturday hosts, partners, and events to use for promotion on social media and in the newsletter