Volunteer Opportunities Available For Full Figured Fashion Week

Volunteer Opportunities Available For Full Figured Fashion Week

The heart of a volunteer is not measured in size, but by the depth of the commitment to make a difference in the lives of others. — DeAnn Hollis

FFFWeek™ is currently accepting applications for a limited number of non-paid positions working during Full Figured Fashion Week™ . Volunteer opportunities with FFFWeek™ is rewarding and offers individuals a unique opportunity to assist in breaking the stereotypes that are associated with fashion and plus size women.

Are you passionate about event production and/or plus size fashion? FFFWeek™ 2012 – New York City, currently has Volunteer positions in the following areas:

  • Marketing and Public Relations
  • Back Stage Operations/Backstage Dressers
  • Event Host/Hostess
  • Front End Staff
  • Social Media (Twitter/Myspace/Facebook)
  • Sponsorship Assistants
  • Production Assistants
  • Executive Assistants (will be directly assisting senior production team members)


  • Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older AND reside in the 5 boros of NYC, Westchester, Long Island or Northern New Jersey. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE
  • Must be able to dedicate a minimum of 4-6 hrs per week on or off site, and participate in meetings (usually by phone)
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to utilize various computer software programs like Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint
  • Must be familiar and proficient in social networking (Facebook, Myspace, Twitter, etc.)
  • Must have a working cellphone and be computer literate (email must be checked frequently)
  • Must submit a bio or resume that shows demonstrated experience in area volunteer is applying for

NOTE: Dressers will be required to bring an official dresser’s “kit” to show they are working


  • Complimentary event tickets
  • Event t-shirts
  • Written references


If interested in submitting for any of the above Volunteer positions, please complete the form and attach your resume/bio and a picture (no larger than 5 megabytes) by March 16, 2012.

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  1. janika3689

    January 19, 2012 at 4:28 pm

    I’m so sad. I would TOTALLY volunteer, but I don’t live anywhere near..

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