Volunteer Opportunity: Barracks Row Fall Festival, Saturday, Sept. 28

The Ward 6 Dems are going to have a table at this VERY popular and well-attended Capitol Hill community event on Saturday, Sept. 28, and we're going to need a large group of volunteers (probably 12-15 total) to take maximum advantage. 

We have three two-hour volunteer slots, and we're looking to recruit 3-4 volunteers for each one. 

  • 9:30 - 11:30 am - set up team (festival opens at 11 am)
  • 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • 1:30 - 3:30 pm
  • 3:30 - 5:30 pm - clean up team (festival ends at 5 pm)

Mid-day teams responsibilities:

  • Two volunteers will stay in our booth
  • One will serve as our ambassador to the other organizations participating

Booth teams

  • Sign people up for our newsletter (we will have paper and electronic methods available)
  • Share information about the Ward 6 Dems (we will provide talking points)
  • Register people to vote
  • Build and strengthen the bonds of our community
  • Take photos and share on social media


  • Visit other booths 
  • Promote partnership opportunities
  • Gather contact information from the other organizations for our database and future opportunities 
  • Take photos and share on social media

Clean up team responsibilities:

  • Continue to engage with booth visitors through the end of the festival at 5 pm 
  • Take photos and share on social media 
  • Take down tent
  • Box up materials
  • Deliver materials back to Coldwell Banker (605 Pennsylvania Avenue SE)

Can you help? First VP Dorinda White is our point of contact, and you can text her at 202.495.1054 or email her at [email protected]