Badagry Festival | Volunteer




The Badagry Festival is currently recruiting volunteers for its 2014 season. Each year, the Festival relies on the energy and experience of its volunteers to help make the world-class arts festival a success. Join us and help make a difference in our community!

The positions are primarily seasonal in nature and run from July through the completion of the Festival in August the specific needs of the organization include the following:

  • assisting at the front desk of the administrative offices
  • assisting with various projects in the development department
  • serving on special events committees and assisting with special events

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Interesting Facts

From the early 1500′s, slaves were transported from West Africa to America through Badagry. It is reported that Badagry exported no fewer than 550,000 African slaves to America.