Volunteers needed for Gilda's LaughFest | Arts & Culture
Volunteers needed for Gilda’s LaughFest
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 3, 2011 – Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids will hold 3 informational meetings this week for individuals wishing to volunteer during Gilda’s LaughFest. The inaugural event is being held in Grand Rapids March 10 through March 20. Over 400 hundred individuals have already shown interest in volunteering. More information regarding volunteer opportunities can be found at laughfestgr.org.
What: Volunteer Informational Meetings
When: Jan.4, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. and Jan.5, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m. or Noon – 1:30pm
Where: Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, 1806 Bridge St. NW Grand Rapids, Mich.
Created by the team at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids in celebration of its 10th anniversary, LaughFest’s entertainers previously announced include comedians Bill Cosby, Mike Birbiglia, Kathleen Madigan, Margaret Cho and other seriously funny comedians. Other entertainment will include Dan Zanes and Friends, best-selling author and original Saturday Night Live writer Alan Zweibel, and Baby Loves Disco, a party for young families, and more.
To learn more about LaughFest ticket packages or additional information about LaughFest, please visit laughfestgr.org.
Gilda's Club Grand Rapids is a free cancer and grief support community of children, adults, families and friends. Its comprehensive program includes education, structured sharing times, networking, lectures, workshops and social activities. Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids is the largest and busiest of the 52 affiliates in North America. The organization runs entirely on charitable donations and currently serves more than 10,000 individuals each year at its clubhouses in Grand Rapids and Lowell, Mich, in various schools and in five community centers. For more information, visit www.gildasclubgr.org.