FACT Oregon is involved in numerous events throughout the year that help raise awareness in the community about families experiencing disabilities. Events include parent and community trainings, resource fairs, sporting events, seasonal festivities and much more! Day-of-event activities range from staffing tables, registration, event venue support and answering questions. Volunteers get the flexibility to select which events are of interest to them.
Once you have completed the application, you can look through our list of current volunteer projects.
Training Event Support Volunteer: Assists FACT Oregon’s staff by readying the training venue, room set up, registration, handouts, answering basic questions, and clean up. The time commitment at each training session is approximately 2-4 hours.
Community Resource Fair Volunteer: Assists FACT Oregon’s staff with the setup and tear down of the FACT Oregon table at the resource fair and utilizes provided marketing materials. Volunteer assists staff in answering questions, signing up individuals for the newsletter, referring to the FACT Oregon Support Line, and providing information about the resources that FACT provides families in the community. The time commitment at each resource fair is approximately 2-8 hours.
Special Event Support Volunteer: Assists FACT Oregon’s staff with set up and tear down of the event – which could include decorating, set up/break down table and chairs, or readying the venue for activities. The volunteer might assist with registration and help assist families with activities during the event. The time commitment at each event is approximately 2-8 hours. For our big special events such as the All Ability Tri4Youth, volunteers will be given time slots and specific job descriptions.