- Summer Solstice: SERVE + Celebrate!
Santa Barbara's biggest and funnest annual event is here! Hustlers for Humanity is jumping in full force to support this year's Summer Solstice Celebration. Step 1: pick a shift that works for you! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090d4aada728a6fb6-2019 Step 2: celebrate with the Hustlers! Saturday afternoon after the parade 3-6pm we'll be hanging together at the park for music + fun. Step 3: share the service opportunity! Invite a friend to volunteer with you. Hustlers' Coach Sat is one of this year's volunteer coordinators! Do him a solid and sign up to volunteer! =) We'd love to have a big Hustlers turnout and impact this year. Volunteer shifts are now open! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090d4aada728a6fb6-2019 There are lots of different opportunities including: pre-festival + workshop support, Kid's Area helpers, setup and breakdown, parade monitors and float pushers, supporting the beer garden, and much more. Reach out with any Q's. I'm happy to help find the best place for you to lend a hand and enjoy this year's event. See more on Summer Solstice here: https://www.solsticeparade.com
- House Warming social supporting PATH/homeless
New Hustlers members, Steve & Michelle Bird, invite the Hustlers volunteers to their housewarming social event on SAT, June 29 from 5:30-8:30pm. There will be live music, BBQ + drinks provided! They will also be supporting PATH, a wonderful SB nonprofit that assists the homeless. Steve + Michelle ask that you bring at least one item to donate to PATH. Desired items include: - hygiene items: deodorant, shampoo, tooth brush + paste, comb, etc. - home goods: dishes, sheets, towels, trash can, etc. Let’s have fun together, be merry, & support a great local organization! Please PARK alongside the road or otherwise Uber/Lyft. Carpooling + sober driving appreciated!
- Team Cleanup at Butterfly Beach (with Keep It Clean SB)
On SUN, June 30 from 12noon-2pm we'll be teaming up once again with Keep It Clean Santa Barbara to clean the beach! This time we'll be meeting at Butterfly Beach in Montecito near the Biltmore Four Seasons. We had a really nice turnout for the last cleanup at West Beach. Thanks to Leanna with KICSB for organizing and hosting! Leanna does a wonderful job and puts a lot of effort into not just the cleanup, but in weighing the trash and spreading education about what's in our oceans. Friends absolutely welcome. Great chance for new members of Hustlers to volunteer. This is an easy way to make a difference and meet new friends.
- World Business Academy hosts Housing Solutions event
World Business Academy will host their next "Global Citizens Club" event on WED, July 10 from 5-7pm at El Encanto in the Riviera. Their topic is "Housing Solutions for a Vibrant Santa Barbara." Hustlers co-founder Matt Turner will be on the panel representing the team and his own passionate perspective on housing for Millennials downtown. Space is limited! WBA asks you to officially RSVP here: https://worldbusiness.org/housing-solutions-for-a-vibrant-santa-barbara/ Care about housing in Santa Barbara? Come support Matt and engage around this important conversation! Hope to see you there. See the Facebook event page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1525981297538570/ We'll add details on other panelists as they are officially announced. Be sure to wear your Hustlers gear! You can gear up at the Team Shop here: https://hustlers.serve.community/gear/
- California Wine Festival
It's that time of year! California Wine Festival is back. It'll be Friday + Saturday, July 19-20 at Chase Palm Park down by the water. This is a super fun event that has been a regular on our calendar since 2014! Plenty of room to support and have a lot of fun. Take a look at the volunteer shifts here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0e4aa9a82ba6fe3-california12 Here is the website for CWF: www.californiawinefestival.com Make sure to RSVP here on Meetup to let your teammates know you'll be there! And don't forget to wear your Hustlers t-shirt or hat if you've got them. If not, gear up here at the Team Shop: https://hustlers.serve.community/gear/
- Out of the Darkness Walk for suicide prevention
On SUN morning, Sept 8, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will host its annual Out of the Darkness Walk. This is a wonderful event for a very important cause. Last year many Hustlers volunteered and had a really rewarding experience. I invite you to RSVP to volunteer or walk that morning! AFSP needs help in planning leading up to the event, and a whole bunch of great volunteers (aka Hustlers!) to help out day-of. If you'd like to be involved, please RSVP and I'll reach out to say hi. They don't have an official signup yet, but we'll build our list to be ready to jump in. Also, if you want to help prior to the event, let me know! I'll connect you with the organization.
- Wags 'n Whiskers supporting C.A.R.E.4Paws
C.A.R.E.4Paws will host its annual event Wags 'n Whiskers on SAT, Oct. 12 at SBCC. Hustlers volunteers are requested! RSVP here for first access to volunteer shifts when they are available. There will be volunteer shifts available between 8am and 7pm to hep before, during + after the event. See the event page here: http://www.care4paws.org/wagsnwhiskers