South Ridge Church is proud to be an official host for the 2018 Night to Shine, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation. Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God's Love, for people with special needs, ages 14 and older. The event will take place at more than 500 churches around the world simultaneously on February 9, 2018.
Volunteers needed, etc. If you are interested in donating your time and talents, check out the different teams below and click to sign up!
Students (5th-12th grade) and Adults
Accompany and assist guest throughout the evening, providing companionship and any assistance they may need during the event. Sit with your guest during dinner and engage with them in conversation. We recommend buddies be at least 16 years old.
Monitor the dance floor and the perimeter to make sure there are no "wallflowers". Invite them to dance and engage with them.
Assist caterer with initial set-up, keep food stocked, serving area clean, beverages attended to in the main area and the respite room.
Manage gifts and help each guest collect their favors to take home.
Warmly greet guests and sign them in and answer any questions they may have.
Love on the parents/caretakers by serving food, spending time getting to know them and being available to pray with them.
Set up and participate in karaoke with the guests. Encourage them and maintain a fun atmosphere.
Assist with name tag prep and other office type tasks PRIOR to Night to Shine.
Spend time with guests who may have become over-stimulated on the dance floor or in other areas of the prom. Interact with them by singing, participating in sensory activities (all provided) or simply providing them with quiet time.
1. Direct parking as necessary
2. Assist guests as they exist their vehicles & help them find the registration area
3. Assist in directing guests to their complimentary limo ride
4. Help guests return to their vehicles when they're ready to leave
Warmly greet each volunteer, provide them with their name badge and direct them to their team leader.
Open to ALL (Elementary Age Children and Up)
Assist guests as they make their way down the red carpet, manage flow of traffic and cheer them on to make them feel welcomed.
Execute event set-up which includes traditional prom decor.
Take down decorations, tables, chairs, etc so that the building is ready for Sunday church services.
Help set up your area. Welcome each guest to a salon station for hair and make-up or to a seat for a shoe shine. Chat with them while you pamper them and make them feel special.