Build Day Timeline:
Check-in begins at 8:15am at Worcester Common, where volunteers will be able to enjoy light refreshments and mingle with other volunteers.
8:15am to 9am
Enjoy our guest speakers excite the crowd for an amazing day of volunteering. Here from a range of speakers from the City Mayor to the Founder of W4W!
9am to 9:30
Meet with your site manager at the Rally to get the address. Note: Transportation will not be provided to individual sites so please try and carpool with your friends.
9:45am to 10am
Site managers will overseeing the progress of volunteers on Build Day and you will be delegated a range of tasks. Around 12pm pizza will be dropped off to your site where you will take a break.
11am to Approx. 3pm
Explore what Build Day will look when you volunteer. On behalf of the entire W4W team we are so grateful for your contributions to the City and for helping us make this day possible!
Who Can Volunteer?Everyone! Even our four legged friends have been seen sporting a W4W shirt on Build Day. For ADA accommodations or more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
How Long is Build Day? Where Do I Go? What Happens on Build DayBuild Day begins at 8am in the Worcester City Hall, where W4W provides a light breakfast and coffee to everyone. At the Rally, you will hear from a range of speakers and meet your site manager. From there you will go to your designated site(W4W does not provide transportation to your site, we encourage you to carpool) and hit the ground running! At around 12pm, we will drop off pizza to your site and you will be able to take a break from the hard work! After lunch, you will keep going until the site is finished, some sites may take longer than others. Your site will be completed by no later than 4pm however.
Can I Volunteer With My Friends?Yes! You can all sign up for the same site using the sign up by site feature in the volunteer portal.
How Laborious is Build Day?You can make it as laborious or fun as you want it to be! We have jobs ranging from painting and landscaping to simply assembly of furniture. W4W wants to make Build Day a fun event for everyone and ensure that all can participate!
My Company or Group Wants to Volunteer, Can We be Placed Together?Yes! Please reach out to Info@workingforworcester.com to make that request and we will issue you a unique volunteer sign-up link for your group/company.