Volunteers

The San Fernando Valley Mini Maker Faire cannot function without great volunteers like you!

We are now accepting applications for volunteers. As a reward for your participation, you will receive a complimentary pass for the event.

The Maker Faire takes place from 10:00 am – 5:00 PM on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Setup will start the day before (Friday, October 6) tentatively from 6-10pm, and pick up again the morning of the Faire at 6:00 am. Teardown will run from 5-8pm.

Depending on your availability and interests we will plug you in where assistance is needed. It can be anything from helping set up tables, unloading vehicles, giving directions to attendees, decorating the space and more.

We need volunteers to help us in the following areas:

  • Volunteer crew member
  • Workshop volunteer
  • On-site volunteer
  • Content writers
  • Graphic designers
  • Project coordinators

Volunteer crew members will be helping out setting up the place and get it ready for presenters.  They will start the day before the event and will be the last ones to leave.  VIP pass will be made available for this group.

Workshop volunteers will assist the workshop coordinator running the workshop.  Learn how to solder, cardboard challenges, etc.

On-site volunteers will be assisting the production team during the day of the event.  They will serve as information staff and will escort makers, VIPs, and other attendees as needed.

Content writers for our blog and social media campaigns. You’ll be writing feature articles about our awesome presenters and spread the news about the San Fernando Valley Mini Maker Faire on social media.

Graphic designers will work with our marketing director and support all our social media channels and website platform.

Project coordinators (Workshop Coordinator) will design, plan, and develop exhibits for the San Fernando Valley Maker Faire. Planned exhibits include a Nerdy Derby race, Egg Drop Competition, Hackathon, Oobleck Walk, and others.

Sponsorship Sales experienced individual to help us match the right company with our goals.

If you are interested in being a volunteer for our Mini Maker Faire, please fill out the form below.

Thank you for your support and interest!    APPLY HERE