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  1. Fall SuperMegaFest

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    Super MegaFest Saturday 9-2 9-2 David DiMare-Messier 1-6 Greg Harris-Jones 1-6 Amelia Ott Sunday 9-2 Danielle Standring 9-2 David DiMare-Messier 1-6 Angela DiMare-Messier 1-6
  2. Boston Festival of Indie Games

    ***Update*** They are asking for a list of volunteers so they can supply us badges. You'll have plenty of time to wander and play games though. The show runs from 8am to 9pm, but as you can see below, Extra Life won't be there all day long. Also keep in mind we can have as many people as we want on shifts, since we're buying our own badges, but ideally we'd like at least 2 volunteers per shift. Tickets availabe for pre-purchase here. 9-2 9-2 1-6 1-6
  3. Hey all! If you are in the Central Massachusetts area and have not been able to make it out to our monthly Boston meetings, get ready for this! We will have our first satellite meeting, in Worcester, on September 6th! It will be at: Clearly Working Co. 474 Grove Street Worcester, Ma Parking and entrance in the rear! We will have the Clark Room from 6:30 to 7:30! Spread the word and let me know if you plan on attending! All is Welcome!
  4. Boston Festival of Indie Games

    Boston Festival of Indie Games
  5. Boston Team

    Hi all, I found this community forum recently, I'm playing in support of Boston Children Hospital. I would like to change my current team and join me to a team related to Boston's community, I don't have any contact with my current team, no problem to change it. I'm in contact with Nikki Benoit to try to reach other Streamers of this community. Tomorrow I'm Streaming for Extra Life channel for second time at 9 PM too if you want to know me. I leave you below my personal information if you need to check my profile. Let me know if you need more information. Thank you in advance. Twitch Twitter Instagram Youtube
  6. Walker Stalker Boston

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    Place holder for Walker Stalker We'll have 4 badges. 2 Shifts per day 10-2 PM 2 People 1-6 PM 2 People SAT 9-2 Greg Harris-Jones @Serolis SAT 9-2 Danielle Standring @DMo2TheMax SAT 1-6 Merissa Johnson @Merissa SAT 1-6 Shawn Todd SUN 9-2 Angela DiMare @aradiadarling SUN 9-2 Shawn Fickett SUN 1-6 David DiMare Messier SUN 1-6 Greg Harris-Jones @Serolis
  7. Boston Comic Con 8/11-8/13

    Boston Comic Con We've got a table at Boston Comic Con this year, you guys! Huzzah! It was last minute but they could fit us in, so its ours! This con is three days, and we're splitting Saturday and Sunday into 2 shifts, so there are plenty of opportunities to volunteer. There will be two people on per shift, and you'll have your badge for the whole day so you can also enjoy the con. (It looks like its going to be AMAZING this year) David and I will be around all weekend if you need help, breaks, food, etc. (Shawn will be at the 501st table in a real emergency.) I'll try to give everyone at least one shift, so post your preferred and let me know if there's anything you absolutely CAN'T do. BCC is in two weeks, guys, so make sure to sign up ASAP so we can make sure to have the weekend fully staffed!
  8. Boston Comic Con

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    BCC is three days; you will have the badge for the entire day, so you can enjoy the con opposite your shift. FRIDAY 2-7 - Luis Cardona @The Guat 2-7 - @quitecrazy 2-7 - David DiMare-Messier SATURDAY 10-3 - Jason St Jean 10-3 - Elizabeth Park @JustSkoink 2-7 - Greg Harris-Jones @Serolis 2-7 - Amelia Ott @Oporotheca SUNDAY 10-2 - Dave Kinghorn @Robop1g 10-2 - Kristin Schiff 1-5 - Greg Harris-Jones @Serolis 1-5 - Shawn Fickett
  9. Boston SouthCoast Comic Con

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    Boston SouthCoast Comic Con (Schedule is still tentative based on volunteer sign ups) SATURDAY 9-2 Jason St Jean 9-2 Elizabeth Park 1-6 Jason St Jean 1-6 Elizabeth Park SUNDAY 9-2 Greg Harris-Jones 9-2 Amelia Ott 1-5 Greg Harris-Jones 1-5 Amelia Ott
  10. Walker Stalker Boston 8/19-20th

    Walker Stalker Con Calendar Event Schedule is up and ready for volunteers for Walker Stalker Aug 19th and 20th. 2 shifts per day 9 AM - 2 PM 1 PM - 6 PM
  11. Year Over Year Reports

    Hey Guys We had these reports in the June Meeting, however wantred to post them up here for your viewing pleasure. What these reports show are our trend over the past few years. We'll try to update these monthly. ExtraLifeFundraisingTotalsByYear.xlsx ExtraLifeYearOverYear.xlsx
  12. Hi Extra Life Team, I work with a lot of clients (both gaming and non-gaming). This year I've seen a lot of non-gaming brands join the scene through either direct sponsorship (Gillette, DirecTV), or direct involvement (GEICO Gaming). I have non-gaming contacts who would like to join the scene through a philanthropic approach. Sample idea 1: Brand X promotes their product on a streamer's page. For every lead generated, the brand would donate a portion to the streamer and a portion to the charity. Sample idea 2: Brand X does a straight donation and "buys" screen time on a stream/team. Sample idea 3: ??? Is this allowed? Is there a list of "top stream teams" that can be asked? Who would I need to talk to regarding business development? Peter
  13. International Tabletop Day

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    International Tabletop Day at Midgard Comics
  14. Spring Supermegafest

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    DAY/TIME POSITION NAME FRI 3-9 LEADER Angela DiMare @aradiadarling SAT 9-2 LEADER Angela DiMare @aradiadarling SAT 9-2 SUPPORT David DiMare SAT 1-6 LEADER Greg Harris-Jones@Serolis SAT 1-6 SUPPORT Amelia Ott @Oporotheca SUN 9-2 LEADER Danielle Standring @DMo2TheMax SUN 9-2 SUPPORT Angela DiMare @aradiadarling SUN 2-6 LEADER Greg Harris-Jones @Serolis SUN 2-6 SUPPORT Amelia Ott @Oporotheca
  15. Anime Boston

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    DAY TIME POSITION NAME ROLE FRI 12-6 LEADER Shawn Todd LEAD/PITCH FRI 12-6 VOLUNTEER Angela -DiMare Messier GREET FRI 12-6 VOLUNTEER Gregory Harris- Jones @Serolis PITCH FRI 12-6 VOLUNTEER CONSOLE SUPPORT SAT 9-2 LEADER Danielle Standring @DMo2TheMax LEAD/PITCH SAT 9-2 VOLUNTEER Rebecca Ash GREET SAT 9-2 VOLUNTEER Javier Para @Javier PITCH SAT 9-2 VOLUNTEER Sam @quitecrazy PITCH SAT 9-2 VOLUNTEER CONSOLE SUPPORT SAT 1-6 LEADER Angela DiMare-Messier @aradiadarling LEAD/PITCH SAT 1-6 VOLUNTEER Gregory Harris- Jones @Serolis GREET SAT 1-6 VOLUNTEER Kris Waterman PITCH SAT 1-6 VOLUNTEER David Kinghorn @Robop1g PITCH SAT 1-6 VOLUNTEER David DiMare-Messier CONSOLE SUPPORT SUN 9-2 LEADER Eric Richburg @PotatoTaco LEAD/PITCH SUN 9-2 VOLUNTEER Ana Richburg GREET SUN 9-2 VOLUNTEER John Gillis (Precision Gaming) PITCH SUN 9-2 VOLUNTEER Gregory Harris-Jones @Serolis PITCH SUN 9-2 VOLUNTEER Allen Chamberland @alleenc CONSOLE SUPPORT SUN 1-6 LEADER Angela DiMare @aradiadarling LEAD/PITCH SUN 1-6 VOLUNTEER Rebecca Strauss @BeccaCora GREET SUN 1-6 VOLUNTEER Simon Strauss @kineticmedic PITCH SUN 1-6 VOLUNTEER Christine Reale-Strauss PITCH SUN 1-6 VOLUNTEER David DiMare CONSOLE SUPPORT
  16. Northeast Comic Con

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    We are offically in for this show. SAT 9-2 Leader Danielle Standring @DMo2TheMax SAT All Leader Angela DiMare-Messier @aradiadarling SAT All Volunteer David DiMare-Messier SUN 9-2 Leader SUN 9-2 Volunteer David Kinghorn @Robop1g SUN 1-6 Leader SUN 1-6 Volunteer Simon Strauss @kineticmedic
  17. Anime Boston 3/31-4/2

    Anime Boston Calendar Event Once again, we have space at Anime Boston. We can have all hands on deck, as many badges as we need. So volunteer away. I set only so many shifts, but on Saturday, we can never have too many people. Comes with a weekend badge to AB.
  18. Supermegafest Calendar Event And just like that we have another confirmed event. Supemegafest 4/7-4/9/2017 Shifts and schedule are up for Sat and Sun. I will go out and set up on Friday and man the table that evening if anyone wants to join me. We will be going with the table top/non powered edition, seeing that the area that the comp tables are in are usually not powered and thankfully due to some other outside forces, we we able to finagle power last time, but don't want to push our luck this time. So this con we will highlight the table top/card/dice game possibilities for Extra Life.
  19. Anime Boston - Gaming Tournament Support

    On top of our booth there, the Anime Boston staff has asked if we'd be able to lend a few hands to assist with running the Saturday tournament. This is the tournament that our table gets mistaken for every year. So we are putting it out there to see if 2 of you folks woudl like to assist them from approximately 1- 4 PM. This would be totally seprate from any shift at the extra life booth and you are not required to do both. So if you're interested in going to Anime Boston with a free weekend badge, like video game tournaments, and are willing to give them a few hours help in turn for the badge. Let us know.
  20. Northeast Comic Con South Shore Edition

    Northeast Comic Con Calendar Event Volunteer Shifts are up and awaiting..
  21. PAX East

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    DAY TIME POSITION NAME ROLE FRI 9-2 Leader Eric Richburg @PotatoTaco LEAD FRI 9-2 Volunteer Luis Cardona @The Guat CONSOLE SUPPORT FRI 9-2 Volunteer Merissa Johnson @Merissa PITCH FRI 9-2 Volunteer David Kinghorn @Robop1g PITCH FRI 1-6 Leader Angela DiMare @aradiadarling LEAD FRI 1-6 Volunteer David DiMare CONSOLE SUPPORT FRI 1-6 Volunteer Emma McGowan PITCH FRI 1-6 Volunteer Patrick McGowan PITCH SAT 9-2 Leader Danielle Standring @DMo2TheMax LEAD SAT 9-2 Volunteer Melissa @thats_spinach PITCH SAT 9-2 Volunteer Jessica Selberg @SassyJ PITCH SAT 9-2 Volunteer Kerry Selberg @KriptiKFate CONSOLE SUPPORT SAT 1-6 Leader Angela DiMare @aradiadarling LEAD SAT 1-6 Volunteer David DiMare CONSOLE SUPPORT SAT 1-6 Volunteer Grace Taverna PITCH SAT 1-6 Volunteer Todd Standring PITCH SUN 9-2 Leader Danielle Standring @DMo2TheMax LEAD SUN 9-2 Volunteer Todd Standring PITCH SUN 9-2 Volunteer Sam MacDonald CONSOLE SUPPORT SUN 9-2 Volunteer Merissa Johnson @Merissa PITCH SUN 1-6 Leader Melissa @thats_spinach LEAD SUN 1-6 Volunteer Greg Harris-Jones @Serolis PITCH SUN 1-6 Volunteer Amelia Ott @Oporotheca CONSOLE SUPPORT SUN 1-6 Volunteer Maya Gagne PITCH
  22. State of Things/New Year/Updates

    Hey Folks, We finished a great year. Thanks agian to all involved. Final totals for the year. 1710 Participants ( 2nd overall) $260K ( 4th Overall) **I think this is a new record total for Boston Children's!!! Guild VP Position From the previous post, we are taking applications for the Guild VP position. So far we've had a few applicants, and we are looking at them. More to come. Meetings We are not having a January meeting. There was no availability at our meeting space, and with the holiday response from Microsoft was too late to get in for the first week. Our next meeting dates are Feb 8th and Mar 8th, with a official 2017 kick off meeting aimed at first week of April. Events/Cons We have table space at Arisia next weekend. With the tables being in the same location as last year we are just going with a flyer table, unmanned. This con was not very prodictive for us with the tables in that space. (I will be at Arisia all weekend and will supply the table with Flyers.) We already have 2 cons for March!!! Northeast Comic Con has moved to Mar 4th/5th in Hanover. It has been added to the calendar, once we have more details, we will update. PAX East!!!! - I know we have a booth, and exhibitor badges. Location will be on the floor again like last year. Once I have final details we will update the calendar. Anime Boston - 3/31-4/2 - We have our normal space in the gaming room. More details to come. Spring Supermegafest - Will know more in a couple weeks if we will have a space at Spring Megafest, stand by. Looking forward to another amazing year with all of you amazing folks.
  23. Arisia

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    Fan Table at Arisia. Flyers and promo only
  24. We've had a wondefull year. Thanks you to Eric Richburg, @PotatoTaco for being a fantastic Vice President. It is unfortunate, but for great reasons Eric is stepping down. With a Family, a house and school, keeping on as Guild VP is a tall task. Eric will still be involved, but will step back into a contributor role. Thanks again for everything!! If you’re interested in serving as the Vice-President of the Extra Life Boston Guild for the 2017 year, apply today! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NDC28JV Applications are due by January 9th. Selections will be made based on application and interview conducted by staff from Boston Children’s Hospital and CMN Hospitals. Questions? Contact Roseann.Holmes@chtrust.org VP Responsibilities: •Stay informed about local gaming related events and secure 3-5 recruitment opportunities. •Coordinate and schedule members to attend recruitment events. •Maintain a calendar of upcoming recruitment events. •Publish confirmed upcoming Guild events on the Community Calendar located on the Official Extra Life Community Forums. •Provide updates at monthly meetings on upcoming opportunities and ask for Guild member volunteer sign ups. •Communicate volunteer needs on the Guild’s Forum page and use Guild’s Facebook Page to administer and track those needs. •Educate/train members on role and responsibilities as volunteers (hospital can provide speaking points) •Manage the volunteer supplies (posters, flyers, etc.) •Support the president in performance of duties, filling in as necessary.