Volunteering is a great way to gain experience, while also connecting with industry professionals face-to-face. There are many opportunities to volunteer, below are a few organizations always looking for volunteers.
Florida Citrus Sports
Florida Citrus Sports is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to increasing community spirit and pride, promoting tourism, stimulating economic development and ultimately benefiting charities, educational institutions and the quality of life in Central Florida through its signature events. (https://www.floridacitrussports.com/about/)
Gainesville Sports Commission
The Gainesville Sports Commission is a liaison that brings sporting events to our local community and assists with hosting, creating and supporting over 45 events annually. Since its inception, Gainesville Sports Commission has directly contributed more than 200 million dollars of economic growth. By bringing participants and spectators to sporting events, Gainesville Sports Commission creates approximately 20 million dollars annually of direct economic impact for our community. (https://www.gainesvillesportscommission.com/about-us/)