Volunteer for the upcoming ICNA Northeast Convention at the Connecticut Convention Center on Thanksgiving Weekend!
Logistic and administrative help needed in the information and registration booths, the Main and Parallel Sessions, the Prayer Area, the Bazaar and more!
Four hour time slots are available from Saturday, Nov. 25 to Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017
- Complimentary registration for the day or meal voucher
- Volunteer T-shirt yours to keep (tentative)
- Certificate for community service hours
- Plus countless rewards from Allah SWT for help bringing the Muslim community together for the sake of Allah!
Check out the FAQs before signing up the form!
FAQs on Volunteering at ICNA Northeast Convention at Connecticut Convention Center on Nov. 25-26, 2017
Q. Is there any minimum age to sign up?
A. At least 14 years of age.
Q. Do I need to sign some forms?
A. Yes, all volunteers need to sign a Volunteer Release and Waiver of Liability Form. If you are under 18 years of age, your parent must sign this form.
Q. What type of help will be needed?
A. Ushering attendees, speakers, staffing information and registration desks, facilitating prayer arrangements and other miscellaneous logistic and administrative tasks.
Q. Will I get complimentary registration for both days of the convention?
A. No. You will only receive complimentary registration for the day you volunteer.
Q. Will my whole family get the free registration when I will do the volunteer?
A. No, only the person who is volunteering will get the complimentary registration.
Q. How can I get my complimentary registration or meal?
A. You will need to report to the volunteer control room, located at the registration level.
Q. Is there any limit on how much time I can volunteer?
A. There is no limit but we recommend only one shift in a day.
Q. How many coupons will I get for food? Would it be free for whole family?
A. You will receive one coupon for food per shift. No, its just for the volunteer.
Q. I will be volunteering two days, how many T-shirts will I get?
A. You will get only one shirt when you check in for the first day. You need to bring it with you second day.
Q. Will I get complimentary parking?
A. At this point we do not have resources to pay for the parking. Insha Allah in the future we will be able to pay for it.
Q. How can I get my service hours certificate?
A. We will email the certificate to you within 7 days after the event.
Q. Will I get free hotel accommodations?
A. No, Hotel accommodations will not be provided to the volunteers. Volunteers need to make hotel arrange by themselves.
Q. What if I change my mind?
A. If you cannot make it, please log in to your signup genius account and go to your dash board. You can see all your commitments here and you can cancel if you like. Please do that as soon as you know so other people can sign up for that time slot.