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Ignite Volunteer Festival 2019

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Phone: 518-331-9330

This is your opportunity to learn more about where you can volunteer by talking to staff from over 40 non-profit agencies in Albany. Come enjoy some of Albany's best entertainment and food while finding out how to serve others.

Restaurants and groups providing food tastings include Mazzone Hospitality, Public House 42, Honest Weight Food Co-Op, ama cocina, New World Bistro Bar, and Albany High Culinary.

Musicians and artists who will be on-hand include DJ Trumastr, DJ Hollyw8d, Justin Clark, the Albany Jazz Band, and Albany Center Gallery.

A panel discussion about the use of specialized skills in volunteer work will take place at 12:30pm and the Volunteer of the Year Awards will be presented at 3:15pm.

Sponsored by Serve Albany and Christ's Church Albany.

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