Posted: May 6, 2024
Last Updated: May 6, 2024

Backyard Summer Social – Event Volunteer

Five Counties is hosting it’s annual Backyard Summer Social on June 22! It is a fun fair for adults thrown in the backyard and building at Five Counties’ Peterborough location. The event features food from local vendors, live music, a petting zoo, axe throwing, inflatable jousting, old-fashioned picnic games and more. We are looking for help with set up, running the event (19+ only) and tear down.
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June 22, 2024
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Maddie Jackson
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All funds raised from the Backyard Summer Social will support the Building Abilities for Life campaign. Addressing the Centre’s most urgent needs. 

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Five Counties served over 6,200 children last year but there are still over 2,500 waiting for treatment. Fundraising events help us bridge that gap and allow us to treat more children year after year. 

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This is a really fun event and we want volunteers to walk away not only knowing they helped the children in their community but also having had a good time themselves. 

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Volunteers will be provided with food during the event that they can eat while on their break.
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