Volunteers Needed For the Adoptive Family Picnic

The Adoption STAR Family Picnic is Sunday, August 5, and we’re looking for volunteers for the event! Volunteers can either join a committee to help plan the event, or they can help the day-of to make sure it’s a great day for everyone. The picnic will take place at Ellicot Creek Park (shelters 10A and 10B).

Whether you have a few hours the day-of, or would like to contribute more time before the event, please see below regarding different opportunities


Games/Craft Committees – a kid at heart?  this might be the right committee for you!

Food/Beverage Committees – help us organize food pick up logistics, as well as reaching out to area business for donations, gift cards, etc.

Day of the Event

Grill Masters Team (4-6 people needed)

Set up of event (beginning at 11am)

Clean up of event

Registration Table help (2-3 people needed)

All Adoption STAR adoptive families and waiting families are encouraged to attend and/or volunteer for the picnic. If you would like more information on volunteering, please email Adoption STAR Volunteer Coordinator, Joelle Ruetimann, or you can reach her by phone at (716)639-3900.