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For the first time ever Kids Under Cover will have a presence at four Christmas Carol events around Melbourne.
At three events we are lucky to have been chosen as the Official Charity Partner, which means we will receive all proceeds of the event, as well as the incredible brand exposure!
BUT WE NEED YOUR HELP!
We would be delighted to have you join us at any or all these events as a volunteer;
When: Sunday 9 December 2018
Kids Under Cover has been selected by City of Stonnington’s Mayor, Cr Steven Stefanopoulos, to be the Charity Partner for their two Carols events in December.
Time: 5.30 – 8.30pm
Location: Central Park, Burke Road, Malvern East
Event details here or download the press release here
Tasks: Selling merchandise (Santa Hats, Event Programs, Battery operated Candles)
When: Sunday 16 December 2018
Time 6.30 – 9.30pm
Location: Como Park, 305-325 Williams Road, South Yarra.
Event details here
Tasks: Selling merchandise (Santa Hats, Event Programs, Battery operated Candles).
For the first time ever, The District Docklands are hosting a carols event, under Melbourne’s Brightest Star!
When: Friday 21 December 2018
Time: 7pm – 9.30pm
Location: The District Docklands shopping precinct – under the Melbourne Star
Visit the event website here OR read more here
ALL PROCEEDS OF THE ABOVE THREE EVENTS GO TO KIDS UNDER COVER
Time: 3.00 – 7.00pm
Location: Whitehorse Civic Centre Precinct, Nunawading
Tasks: Volunteers required to assist with the setup of the stall and colouring competition and manning the marquee during the event.
Kids Under Cover supporter, Melstone, will be hosting a colouring competition at Whitehorse Carols, where kids will draw/colour their own car, with our Donate Your Car® mascot Bernie as inspiration. Then if they take a photo of their drawing in front of Bernie, upload it to social media tagging both Melstone and Kids Under Cover, Melstone will donate $1 to Kids Under Cover!
Please note: All volunteers must have a current Working with Children Check to volunteer for Kids Under Cover.