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About the Position
Position # 22009
OrganizationVolunteer Action Centre Waterloo Region
Position Quilt Project Support - From Behind the Mask
Location 1454 King St E, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement Volunteers are integral to the success of this healing, art-based project. Family, corporate groups and teams of all kinds can participate. Roles are available for all types of skillsets and abilities. From cutting to quilting, assembling kits for independent or group participation.
Description From Behind the Mask is a community quilt project that is designed in the form of a mask! Sewing is NOT required! Volunteers needed for a variety of roles to assist with the preparation for this ever growing project. This is an opportunity to come together - while apart - and make something that will remain as a memorial, acknowledge inequality, and act as a starting point for healing

Volunteers needed:
- to wash, iron, fold materials following the HOW TO booklets
- collect pieces of fabric needed both large (backs) and small (squares)
- Assemble Kits: A group of people could do this portion - while isolating!
Training Details Booklet with directions is available for self propelled groups who want to take on a project independently. Visit From Behind the Mask website for more info.
Working Conditions Flexible and Independent.
Duration Special event
Timing Anytime
Time Detail Flexible but with Project END DATE of April 30, 2021
Special Event Start Date 2020-12-18
Special Event End Date 2021-04-30
Age 12+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Arts/Culture, Accessibility, COVID-19
Skill(s) Community Knowledge/Awareness, Plan & Co-ordinate, Motivate Others, Accountability, Creating
How to Apply
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Contact Brenda Reid
Phone 519-742-8610
Address 1454 King St.E. Kitchener, N2G 2N7


Volunteer Action Centre
1454 King Street East, Unit 3
Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

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Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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