Volunteer

The success of Independence Day presented by Bank of America is due largely to the amazing team of volunteers who volunteer their time to ensure that the event goes off without a hitch. Volunteers of any age are welcome and needed! Volunteer and be a part of the excitement at this fun community tradition!

2016 Volunteer Training Sessions

All Independence Day volunteers must attend one of the following training sessions, approx. 45min. Both trainings take place at the Red Cross Building located 605 Barnes St, Vancouver, WA 98661.

Session 1: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 5:30pm

Session 2: Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 9:30am

 

2014VolunteersAll Volunteers Receive:

Independence Day T-shirt
Free event entry pass ($5 value)
Free parking pass ($10 value)
Snacks & water at event
Volunteer training session

Volunteer Duties

We need 400 volunteers to help with Independence Day at Fort Vancouver! Check out the volunteer job descriptions, and let us know if you can help at the event on Monday, July 4th!

Gates/Admission

Sell and collect tickets at one of five entry gates.

Information Booth

Greet visitors in our covered information booth or walk the site as a rover to distribute programs and give directions for event activities and stages.

Shuttle Service Drivers

Drive a golf cart to transport volunteers from the volunteer check-in area to their assigned location.

Parking Lot Attendants

Direct cars in our VIP parking lot next to the prime viewing area.

First-Aid Area

Help event attendees with minor injuries (Please note our sponsor AMR has medics and ambulances onsite for major injuries)

Adult Beverage Pavillion

ID checker, ticket sales, or server. Must be 21 or older

pdfDownload and read the Volunteer Code of Conduct HERE
pdfRight Click and Save the VOLUNTEER APPLICATION HERE - Please download to your computer before filling out the application, and email the finished application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or send using alternative methods below!

SUBMIT your application to:

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or mail:
Fort Vancouver National Trust
General O.O. Howard House
Attn: VOLUNTEERS
750 Anderson St.
Vancouver, WA 98661

or fax: 360-992-1810

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