NBA CARES ALL-STAR DAY OF SERVICE

All Technology Summit participants and their families attending NBA All-Star will have the opportunity to join our annual NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service on Friday, February 15 to help give back to the Charlotte community. Working in partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina, the United Way of Central Carolinas and Classroom Central, volunteers will roll up their sleeves and participate in hands-on service projects including sorting and repacking food donations to distribute to those in need, refurbishment projects benefiting a Charlotte housing development and packing donations to support low-income children and families.

INDIVIDUAL PROJECT REGISTRATION – TECH SUMMIT GUESTS ONLY

Tech Summit guests can register for the NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service at the Tech Summit. All volunteers will need to sign a release and waiver form at registration.

Location:
The Westin Charlotte
Providence Ballroom
Lobby Level
601 South College Street
Charlotte, NC

Hours:

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.


FAMILY REGISTRATION

If you have family members who are interested in participating, registration will begin at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15 in select NBA All-Star hotel lobbies:

Family members should plan to register at the hotels noted above between 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. and take the transportation provided to and from the project sites. Buses to the sites will be available at the Tech Summit, so you can plan to meet your family members there. Please note that all volunteers must be six years of age or older.

DAY OF SERVICE SCHEDULE

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Registration (Tech Summit guests only)

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Registration (All guests/volunteers at participating NBA All-Star Hotels)
At registration you will receive:

*Once registered, guests will board buses and depart for the assigned project site

2:00 p.m.

2:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

TRANSPORTATION

Buses will depart The Westin Charlotte for the project sites following the conclusion of the Summit. Buses will return to the locations noted below at the conclusion of the community service activities:

ATTIRE

If you plan to participate, we encourage Summit guests to wear (or bring) “working” attire to the Summit (comfortable clothes that you won’t mind getting dirty). Remember to wear closed-toe, rubber-soled shoes. All volunteers will be provided with an NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service volunteer t-shirt at registration.

VOLUNTEER ESSENTIALS

What if there is inclement weather?
The NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service will take place rain or shine. We will, if necessary, provide rain ponchos for volunteers.

Will there be food and water allowed on site?
Yes, the NBA will provide volunteers with snacks and beverages throughout the afternoon. You are also welcome to bring your own refreshments.

Will there be bathrooms available?
Yes, sites will be equipped with proper facilities.

Will there be a place to lock up my belongings?
No. All volunteers will be responsible for their own items, so please secure your valuables in your hotel room prior to attending the NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service.

Can I register my family for the NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service?
Yes! If you and your family have been invited to NBA All-Star, you are all invited to participate in the NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service. The projects accommodate volunteers ages 6 and up of all skill levels.

Can my friends and I be assigned to the same site?
Sites will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. If you would like to volunteer with family or friends, please be sure to register together in one of the designated NBA All-Star hotel lobbies.

For questions, contact Lauren Mroz at 201-974-6068 or via email by clicking here.