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Volunteer Opportunities with Wild Iris Books!

Wild Iris is always looking forward to bringing new feminists onto the team.  If you have four hours or more a week and want to contribute to and support Florida’s only feminist bookstore – Sign up for volunteering training today! 

Sign up to table at one of these events!

Labor Daze

September 1, 4-10pm

Labor Daze is a festival designed to celebrate the American workers at the heart of this country.  Join us in Downtown Gainesville, at Bo Diddley Plaza, for music, food, local vendors and activities for the kiddies.  Wild Iris will be hanging out a our booth talking up the crowd.  Sign up for a shift today!

Radical Rush

Each year the Civic Media Center takes the lead and plans Radical Rush – a tabling opportunity for radical and progressive groups in Gainesville.  We’ll invade UF and Santa Fe for a week and let students know about all the amazing activist organizations helping make change in Gainesville.  Sign up for a shift and help out at our table.

 

2013 Pride Festival

October 26, 1-10pm

PRIDE Festival in Gainesville draws several thousand festival goers each year.  There will be music and enertainers, food, vendors, speakers and more.  Bring out the whole family and show your off Pride!  Come table with Wild Iris and hang out with us as we enjoy the festival and parade.  Gainesville does a week of celebrating culminating with the downtown festival but check out all the weekly events at the Pride Center Website

 

Ongoing Store Training:

 

If you can’t make it to one of our upcoming events but would like to start volunteering in the store, you can sign up for one of our weekly training sessions online.  Don’t worry – we’ll walk you through everything you need to know and before you know it you’ll be a pro!  We ask that you have at least four hours a week to volunteer.  If our training times don’t work for you – contact us with your availability and we’ll do our best to work with you!

School Volunteer Requirements and Internships:

Our sister non-profit, Friends of Wild Iris, offers volunteer assignments for all your class needs!  Wild Iris can also offer full internships for UF and Santa Fe students.  Contact us today for more information!

 

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