Call for Volunteers: Original Sewing & Quilt Expo

Submitted by Susan Gerbosi, ASG Chicago Membership Chair

Original Sewing & Quilt Expo logo

Image source: PRWeb

The Original Sewing & Quilt Expo is coming to the Chicago-area on March 31 through April 2 at the Schaumburg Convention Center and the ASG needs your help. There are two types of volunteer opportunities at the Expo:

    ASG Chicago Chapter Booth Volunteer — Member volunteers will help promote the ASG and encourage membership or renewals for half-day or whole day shifts.
    Expo Ambassador Program Volunteer — Volunteer for classroom assistant, ticket taker, information desk assistant, set-up/tear-down assistant, sewing studio organizer, white glove gallery monitor, and general booth help for half-day or whole day shifts.

Free Tickets Available!

The ASG Chicago Chapter will have a booth at the Expo and we need volunteers for the following times. The first two (2) volunteers to register for each section will receive a free general admission pass to the Exhibit Hall.  The pass will be good for just the day volunteered.

  • Section A:  Thursday, March 31 – 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Section B:  Thursday, March 31 – 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Section C:  Friday, April 1 – 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Section D:  Friday, April 1 – 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Section E:  Saturday, April 2 – 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Section F:  Saturday, April 2 – 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

If you are interested in volunteering at the ASG booth, please email Susan Gerbosi.  Be sure to give Susan your name, return contact information, date and volunteer section for the ASG booth.

Expo Ambassador Program Volunteer

American Sewing Guild artwork: Lorelei's Three PeopleVisit the Expo website’s Ambassador Progam application page. Complete the online application and click “Submit” at bottom of page. Be sure to list your Group Affiliation as “ASG Chicago”. You may leave the Ambassador ID# section blank. You will receive an automatic email confirmation after you register.

For your convenience, you can download the Volunteer Information and full details of the Ambassador Program Application.

We hope our members take advantage of these volunteer opportunities as well as visit the Original Sewing & Quilting Expo.

Stop By and Say “Hello!”

ASG Member logoBe sure to stop by the ASG booth between classes or while you’re shopping. We’d love to see you! If you’re not an ASG member, come see us at our booth. We’d love to show you what the American Sewing Guild means by “Advancing Sewing as an Art and Life Skill” and having fun learning and sharing with other members.

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One Response

  1. […] FREE TICKET to the Original Sewing & Quilt Expo Would you like a free ticket to the Expo? Just volunteer to help us in the ASG booth. Details here. […]

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