• VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

    We have several opportunities for you to volunteer with us at Gay Bingo. Even if you have tickets you can help us with set-up (setting up tables, putting programs together and setting up props). If you have any questions please contact Jacki O'Dierno at j.odierno@carolinarain.org or call her at 704-973-9817.

  • RAFFLE SALES

    Volunteers will walk throughout the Richardson Ballroom, in the Charlotte Convention Center, selling raffle tickets throughout the evening to attendees. There will be two raffle options that you will be selling - $5 raffle tickets for our high ticket items and $1 raffles (one ticket for a $1 or 6 tickets for $5). You must be organized, out-going and friendly, stay cool under pressure, work with others good with money.

    • Arrival Time: 4:00 PM

    RESERVED TABLE USHERS

    Volunteers will greet reserved table attendees, showing them on the master map where their table is located, escort them to their table (if needed) and release it to the purchaser. You must be assertive, friendly and out-going.

    • Arrival Time: 5:00 PM

    TICKET SCANNERS & WRISTBANDS

    Volunteers will scan attendee tickets and check them in. This includes making sure they have their wristbands (it’s part of the show and allows us to monitor ticket holders and non-ticket holders). You must be friendly, confident, and able to stay cool under pressure.

    • Arrival Time: 4:00 PM

    SET UP & BREAKDOWN

    Set-Up: Volunteers will help set tables which include covering tables with paper, putting together programs, setting up props, putting programs and signage on tables, and other duties as they come up. You must be able to work with others and follow directions (sometimes things change or need to be reworked). Lifting and carry is/can be a part of this job.

    • First Shift: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Second Shift: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Breakdown: Volunteers will assisting with breaking down the venue and stage at the end of the evening for removal. You will clear tables of daubers and trash, break down set design, and load up supplies in truck for transport to RAIN office / storage unit. You can volunteer for this if you are attending the event or volunteering at a different opportunity.

    • Arrival Time: 9:00 PM

    STAGE ASSISTANCE

    Volunteers will assist with the flow of the entire show - everything behind the scenes. This includes the BVD and Barbara Burning Bush's entrances, curtain calls, prop moves, etc.. You must be able to work with others and stay cool under pressure.

    • Arrival Time: 5:00 PM