THANK YOU FOR EXPRESSING A INTEREST IN OUR ORGANIZATION! ALL VOLUNTEER SHIFTS ARE CURRENTLY FULL. YOU ARE MORE THAN WELCOME TO ARRIVE ANYTIME ON THE THE DAY OF THE EVENT, BUT WE CANNOT GUARANTEE WHAT WORK CAN BE PROVIDED FOR YOU ONCE YOU ARRIVE.
Because of the overwhelming response each year, the following guidelines have been put in place:
Your group may register to volunteer through the website only. No volunteer registration will be taken over the phone.
WE CANNOT GUARANTEE YOUR VOLUNTEER JOB ESPECIALLY SERVING LINES. PLEASE PLAN TO BE FLEXIBLE THE DAY OF THE EVENT.
Volunteer registration is for groups of 6 OR MORE ONLY and a maximum of 20.
Volunteers of less than 6 in a group are welcome to show up on site; however there is NO guarantee that a volunteer assignment will be given.
ALL Volunteers must have a liability formed signed when they arrive on-site. Volunteers under the age of 18 must have their liability form signed by a parent or guardian. Click here to download the liability form.
Check-in time is 20 minutes prior to the start of your shift and all members of your party must be present in order to check in.
Because of increased food volume, safe foot traffic and more stringent health and safety requirements, we will have 1 preparation day utilizing 3 different locations. They will be as follows:
Wednesday 11/23/16 – Turkey preparation and cooking at the Hilton Anaheim and Anaheim Marriott.
Wednesday 11/23/16 – Vegetable preparation at the Anaheim Convention Center, Hall E.
PARKING AND CHECK-IN INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE HILTON ANAHEIM, ANAHEIM MARRIOTT, AND THE ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER:
All volunteers working at the three locations will park at the Anaheim Convention Center need to enter off West Street. Guards will be there. Volunteers need to identify themselves and then will be directed to the correct lot. Enter the back of Hall E through the pedestrian doors. That is on the first level of the parking lot. There will be signs on the other levels directing you. There will be other signs as well to prevent any volunteers from getting lost. Volunteers who will be working at the Hilton Anaheim and Anaheim Marriott will check in at the Anaheim Convention Center and then will be escorted to their respective hotel.
Because of the new locations the following rules apply to all volunteers:
Closed toed shoes of non-slip variety. Preferably no tennis shoes.
No tank tops
Some form of hat or hair covering (baseball cap, plastic food processor cap, hairnet, etc.) must be worn.
Please do not bring any kitchen utensils onto the premises (knives, peelers, etc.).
Everything will be provided for you.
No outside food is permitted on the premises.
VOLUNTEERS FOR WEDNESDAY AT THE ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER MUST BE 14 YEARS OR OLDER. VOLUNTEERS FOR WEDNESDAY AT THE HILTON ANAHEIM AND ANAHEIM MARRIOTT MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER.
If you are under the weather, have a cold or sickness, or have any type of cuts on your hands (even if covered with band-aids), we ask you please not to volunteer due to health reasons. Volunteers who fail to adhere to the above will NOT be permitted to volunteer. Thanks for your understanding and cooperation! This is for everyone’s safety!
HONDA CENTER INSTRUCTIONS THANKSGIVING DAY
The following rules apply to all volunteers on Thanksgiving Day at Honda Center:
• Closed toed shoes of non-slip variety preferred. (Required in the kitchen!)
• MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER TO WORK IN THE KITCHEN AREA.
• If working in the kitchen or serving line, some form of hat or hair covering (baseball cap,
plastic food processor cap, hairnet, etc.) must be worn.
• Please do not bring any kitchen utensils onto the premises. Everything will be provided for you.
• No outside food is permitted on the premises.
If you are under the weather, have a cold or sickness, or have any type of cuts on your hands
(even if covered with band-aids), we ask you please not to volunteer due to health reasons.
Volunteers who fail to adhere to the above will NOT be permitted to volunteer. Thanks for your understanding and cooperation! This is for everyone’s safety!
HONDA CENTER PARKING AND CHECK-IN INSTRUCTIONS:
All volunteers will park in Lot 4. The event will take place in Lot 5. Check-in will take place at designated volunteer check-in area on the Honda Center premises.
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