VOLUNTEER MEMBERSHIP

Come join the community of enthusiastic volunteers who help to produce the Rose Parade, Rose Bowl Game and other Tournament of Roses events!

Tournament of Roses volunteer members have the opportunity to collaborate with other team members in the hands-on planning and execution of many events celebrating the New Year.  It’s fun, it’s exciting, it’s a great way to meet new people and give back to the community.

REQUIREMENTS FOR MEMBERSHIP

    • Be between the ages of 21 and 66 as of January 21, 2022
    • Live or work within 25 miles of Pasadena City Hall (100 Garfield Ave., Pasadena 91101)
    • Be able to purchase a white suit
    • Pay annual dues of $55 -$75 depending on member level
    • Be available to volunteer EACH year on and around January 1
    • Be available to attend committee meetings throughout the year (typically Mon. – Fri. between 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at the Tournament House)

COME BE PART OF AMERICA’S NEW YEAR CELEBRATION, SEEN AROUND THE WORLD EVERY YEAR. OUR 935 AMAZING VOLUNTEER MEMBERS WILL TELL YOU – WE DON’T GIVE UP OUR NEW YEAR’S – WE MAKE IT HAPPEN!

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COLLEGE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

The College Volunteer program is designed to provide a mutually beneficial experience between the Tournament of Roses Association and college students within the Pasadena and Los Angeles communities. Volunteers will be assigned to various operating committees to help bring the magic of America’s New Year Celebration to the world.  Operating committees vary from parade operations, float construction, float decoration and more!

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Place of residence, employment, or college must be within 25 miles of Pasadena City Hall (100 N. Garfield Ave Pasadena CA 91101)
  • Minimum of 2.5 cumulative GPA.
  • Minimum enrollment of 6 units.
  • One letter of reference attesting to the applicant’s character, dependability, enthusiasm, and commitment to community service. Reference may be from a teacher, club advisor or community organization. In lieu of a recommendation a unofficial transcript may be submitted.
  • Minimum 18 years of age as of application due date.

Volunteer Availability: 

  • Volunteer an estimated 20-40 hours
  • Be available in October, November & December
  • Availability for volunteer duties from December 27th, through January 5, 2023 including New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day (specific dates subject to committee assignment).

Applications Must be Complete by October 2, 2022, 5:00 p.m.

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