Volunteer for World Refugee Day 2017


On Saturday June 17, 2017 Mohawk Valley Resource Center for Refugees will partner with Fidelis Care for their annual World Refugee Day celebration! The event will take place at Hanna Park in Utica City Hall from 12-4pm on Saturday June 17, 2017. Volunteers are needed the day before the event, Friday June 16, 2017 from 8:30am - 5:30pm and the day of the event 11:00am - 5:00pm.

There are various roles that need to be filled including:

  • Set up before the event
  • Clean up after the event
  • Face painters
  • Photographers
  • Passport control
  • Event transportation drivers
  • Various craft stations

If you are interested in signing up to volunteer and have never volunteered with us, please fill out THIS FORM and email it back to jenniferl@mvrcr.org ASAP. Then please use the link below to secure your spot on our Volunteer team! 


If you have any questions about specific roles please email Volunteer Coordinator, Jennifer Cieslewitz at jenniferl@mvrcr.org or use the Contact Us form available on the website.

Thank you for your time, energy and enthusiasm. We hope to see you there!