Volunteer applications now being accepted for 2020 World Women’s Championship in Prince George

The eyes of the curling world will on Prince George, B.C., next year, and now you have an opportunity to contribute to the success of the 2020 World Women’s Curling Championship.

Volunteer applications are now being accepted for the 2020 World Women’s Championship, which is scheduled for March 14-22 at the CN Centre in Prince George.

Being part of a world championship behind the scenes is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, so it’s recommended that you get involved quickly. A variety of volunteer roles are available for set-up and takedown, working in the stands during games and behind the scenes at various checkpoints. Volunteers are also needed for a variety of media roles and assisting in keeping lounges stocked with refreshments and food.

The world-famous Patch, located just a short indoor walk away from the main CN Centre arena, will also be in full swing during the event. The party zone will be electrifying with live music and more. Volunteers make it all possible by bartending, bussing, assisting patrons with the cashless banking system and enjoying the camaraderie of the Patch.

All volunteers pay a $100 rewards fee, which includes:

• Official volunteer uniform and handbook
• Limited edition volunteer pin
• Access to the venue when not on shift (space permitting)
• Access to the Patch with live entertainment
• Invitation to the volunteer appreciation party.

The 2020 World Women’s Curling Championship will feature 13 teams, including Team Canada — the winner of the 2020 Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Sask.

To become a volunteer, visit: volunteer.curling.ca/2020worldwomen.