How can you help?
As any non-profit organization, we rely on the goodwill and support of our members to assist us with their time, resources, expertise and creativity. Here are some ideas how you as a member can assist your sport section and committee. You will be surprised how easy and inexpensive your assistance can be! Have a look at our wish list and please contact us if you can assist in any way:
- Plants – redesigning your garden? We can save you the hassle of getting rid of the unwanted plants. Our vast gardens can do with your leftover plants, scrubs and flowers and landscaping skills.
- Admin assistance – not full time but a few hours will do. All sport sections needs a person that can send out a few emails, make a few calls or assist with registration days, notice boards etc. You can assist from the comfort of your home, on your terms!
- Professional advice & assistance – anything from painters, graphic designers, IT, website assistance, Coaching – students/ interested in getting some experience is coaching can contact us. We will assess your ability, apply it in the correct area and even assist with further development.
- Events assistance – we want to offer more social activities and events for our members. If you are blessed with good organizational skills, we have a variety of events you can assist with – anything from wine tasting evenings, Christmas parties, theme evenings, pub quiz etc. We are open for ideas from you. No need to attend meetings.
- Equipment – Office equipment, small shed to provide some shelter for our security guards. Petrol lawnmowers or even a new tractor will do!
- Serving on a Committee – we have vacancies on our main club committee. The more help we have, the better service we can give to our members.
- Bring your private functions to Old Parks – help promote our beautiful function venues and fields with your company. Book our rooms for birthday parties, company break-aways, fun days and meetings. Discount for all paid up members.
- Advertise at Old Parks – We have excellent advertising opportunities to fit all budgets.
With over 1000 members and a weekly visitors count of over 6000 people, Old Parks is the perfect advertising platform for all businesses, regardless of your budget. The following advertise space is available – let us design a package that works for you:·
- Advertising Boards – various sizes in different locations including fields area, car park and cricket side screens
- Billboard in Jan Smuts Avenue – let us negotiate preferential rates for you on this 12 x 3 double sided billboard with a traffic flow of over 500 000 cars p/m. (take other details down – will send updated pic of billboard, as the provider changed.)
- Tournament or event sponsorship – signage, naming rights and exposure at events.·
- Advertising screens in the lobby and bar areas – ideal for small businesses with discounted advertising fees for members.
- Feature in our newsletters and social media.
- Sponsoring a specific sport section – kit branding, sponsoring a player.