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Josiah Henson Park Outreach Ambassador

Location:

Various locations throughout the local area
MD

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Enjoy meeting new people and sharing your love of history? Bring history to life as a Henson Ambassador!

Travel around the region introducing audiences to the Rev. Josiah Henson and his extraordinary journey from slavery to freedom.

Share upcoming plans for the new Josiah Henson Museum opening in 2020.

Learn all about Rev. Henson and the Museum project in our free training classes.

Website: www.historyinparks.org

Background check required: Yes

Minimum age of volunteers: 16

Job type: Long-term (6 months+)

Volunteer type:  Adult, Senior (55+), Student Service Learning

Montgomery Parks' vehicles are available upon approval after successfully completing training classes and meeting all requirements.

Must have strong public speaking skills.

Comfortable talking to youth (4th -12th grades) and adult audiences.

Comfortable using Power Point and other presentation technology.

Available weekdays.

Free mandatory training classes.

Historic Interpretation

Shirl Spicer

301-650-4384


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