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VOLUNTEER PROGRAM OVERVIEW AND APPLICATION

WE’RE SO GLAD YOU’RE INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING FOR THIS YEAR’S BIG EARS FESTIVAL. THE APPLICATION FOR VOLUNTEERS WILL OPEN IN THE NEAR FUTURE. TO RECEIVE NOTICE OF WHEN APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE, WE HIGHLY ENCOURAGE YOU TO EMAIL [email protected] WITH YOUR INTEREST. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

As non-profit organization Volunteer Ambassadors are essential in making the Big Ears Festival possible. Volunteering for Big Ears is a one-of-a-kind experience that will challenge you and put you at the center of the action. You’ll be part of a diverse, dynamic team which is integral to the success of the event.

SENIOR AMBASSADOR OVERVIEW

Senior Ambassadors are those who would like to volunteer throughout the festival weekend and are willing to take on leadership responsibilities.

SENIOR AMBASSADOR REQUIREMENTS:
• Willing and able to volunteer for a minimum of three 5-hour shifts on three separate days of the festival
• Have a passion for music and/or community service
• Help recruit additional volunteers
• Participate in two (2) volunteer orientations prior to the festival (approximately 2 hours total)
• Prior festival or volunteer experience preferred, not required
• Reliable and willing to assist other Volunteer Ambassadors
• 18 years or older on or before Wednesday, March 25, 2023

SENIOR AMBASSADOR BENEFITS
• Complimentary General Admission Weekend Pass
• Priority Ambassador shift selection
• Invitation to staff-only after party
• Free, official Volunteer Ambassador T-Shirt
• Satisfaction of knowing you helped make Big Ears 2023 the best yet!

FESTIVAL AMBASSADOR OVERVIEW

For those unable to fully commit to a weekend of stewardship, Big Ears is offering traditional Festival Ambassador roles as well!

FESTIVAL AMBASSADOR REQUIREMENTS
• Willing and able to volunteer for at least one 5-hour shift during festival weekend
• Passion for music and/or community service
• Ability to help recruit additional volunteers
• Participate in volunteer orientation prior to festival (approximately 1 hour commitment)
• Prior festival or volunteer experience preferred, but not required
• 18 years of age or older on or before Wednesday, March 25, 2023

FESTIVAL AMBASSADOR BENEFITS
• Complimentary day pass for each completed 5 hour shift
• Free, official Volunteer Ambassador T-Shirt
• Satisfaction of knowing you helped make Big Ears 2022 the best yet!

BIG EARS
Knoxville, TN · USA

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