**URGENT** : eFarm needs Volunteers for an upcoming ‘Farmer’s Mela’ exhibition at Bangalore next week. (Ideally people from Chennai or bangalore ). Krishi Mela, is an annual event at Univ of Agri Sciences, Hebbal draws more than 5 lakh farmers across S.India. This year it is going to be held between Nov 16-21, in Bangalore at the UAS campus in Hebbal, bangalore. eFarm is putting up a booth at the exhibition and would be showcasing our work /offerings and launch our new Farmer portal – eFarmDirect. There is lot of backend work which is happening at our Chennai office as well. Tonnes of fun, Loads of goodies and the experience of the BIGGEST mela of your life awaits those who sign up ! Key areas of volunteer work – (Both Chennai and Bangalore ) • Sales & Marketing : Pre-event preparation of brochures, media DVDs, coordination, Customer handling, Counter sales • Event Management : The ‘fall guys’ who can get anything done, and fixing anything which isn’t done – ON TIME ! • Graphic design/Multimedia : Design of Brochures, Banners,Marketing material like T-shirts, Badges etc., – The ‘arts’ ad ‘works’ – kewl, chic and dirt cheap 😉 • IT/Tech Support : Website development , Android front end dev, LAN setup at venue – whiz kids, fast fingers ! • Content writers/Bloggers : Translations of content to local languages, Blog/Audio-Video Log, Press & Media coordination • Helpdesk : Handle customer queries, Multi-language interpreters, Backoffice coordination • Cash management: Handle Point Of Sale activity at the venue- the ‘bean’ counters , literally !! • Cheer leaders – Just be our buddies/fans , spread the word in FB/Twitter, handle the water cans and chai breaks ,come over to cheer our team, – sorry, bikinis not allowed per our HR policy 😉 To volunteer – Pls contact : Veena (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Sasanka (email@example.com). Ph 044-43577236 / 9176072449. If you are not a madrasi or bangalurian, you can still chip in, as lot of tasks can be done over net/web. Do let us know your preferences. Key links : • Univ. Of Agri Sciences, Bangalore (event organisers) : www.uasbangalore.edu.in • eFarm : www.efarm.in Btw, if you would to sponsor/ donate equipment/ offer rentals at subsidised costs do reach out to Srivalli (firstname.lastname@example.org) .