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Volunteer opportunity description

A call for Volunteers!

Join us on Saturday, January 25th from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for Winter Jam NYC in Central Park by the Bandshell area.

Presented by NYC Parks, Lake Placid and I Love NY, Winter Jam NYC is a free winter sports festival for New Yorkers of all ages and abilities! Our partners at Gore Mountain will blow lots of fresh snow, so there will be plenty for all to enjoy!

2014 Featured Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Lake Placid Snow Field
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Learn to Ride: Skiing and Snowboarding
  • Sledding
  • Doggie Snow Zone

For more information about Winter Jam NYC and directions to the Bandshell in Central Park, visit

We hope you will join us in Central Park on January 25th!



NYC Parks is searching for volunteers (ages 18+) to work one shift, 10:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 25. All volunteers are required to attend a mandatory NYC Parks Volunteer Orientation Session on Tuesday, January 21 at 6:00 PM (830 Fifth Avenue). At Winter Jam NYC, volunteers will receive light refreshments, lunch and a NYC Parks sweatshirt for their commitment.

If you are interested in volunteering and meet all of the requirements above, please e-mail the following to Victoria Lee ( no later than January 13, 2014.

  1. First and Last Name
  2. Telephone number (mobile line if available)
  3. E-mail address
  4. Top three volunteer area preferences
  5. Group and/or affiliation (if applicable)
  6. Sweatshirt size (unisex)

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers on these days:
January 25, 2014

Volunteer opportunity location(s)

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About the organization

New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Victoria Lee
NYC Parks Citywide Special Events
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