Volunteer Info

FAQs about volunteering at Midnight Basketball

What Is Volunteering All About

What Can I Offer As A Midnight Basketball Volunteer

Ice Breakers - How To Engage With Midnight Basketball Players

How To Provide Positive Feedback To Players

 

Working with Children

As a Harm Prevention Charity, protecting our youth is paramount. To ensure this, we need your support with the following:

WWC CONCERNS? Please contact your Chair or MBAustralia.

 

Australian Charities and Not For Profits Commission Endorsed Charity Tick

Midnight Basketball Australia
 is an Endorsed ACNC Charity

 

HOW TO VOLUNTEER & SUPPORT

 

Become a Tournament Night Volunteer

Midnight Basketball provides volunteers with a unique, significant and personally rewarding opportunity to be engaged in a local program. We couldn't run it without your support. 

It is also flexible – simply add your available date(s) – from 1 to 8 weeks - and preferred role(s) and we will do all we can to meet your availability. Training and support is provided.

Tournament Night Volunteer Role Descriptions [PDF]

 

Summary of Roles

Bus Logistics

Coordinate player drop-offs for Bus Driver.

Bus Supervisor

Navigation assistance, monitor player behaviour on bus.

Catering Helper

Coordinate serving of dinner to youth & volunteers.

Coach / Coach Assistant

Manage team through all elements of the night.

General Assistant

Assist roles as advised by Tournament Night Manager.

Grader - Week 1 Only

Watch all games to assist with team allocation.

Laundry Volunteer

Wash player singlets after Tournament night.

Photographer

Take player photos throughout night.

Registration Helper

Assist with player registrations and confirming that player information is accurate.

Scorer

Score games on allocated court.

Scoreboard Operator

Operate scoreboard on allocated court.

Workshop Supervisor

Supervise workshops & assist Facilitator as required.

 

How do I Register?

To Register, click on the Returning Volunteer or New Volunteer link in the 'How to Volunteer & Support' tab.

  

“You will get more out of this than the players! Everything about the tournament including the amazing Midnight Basketballers, is inspiring and you can really make a difference. I have really enjoyed myself.”
Volunteer Assistant Coach, Midnight Basketball