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  • Looking to hire scribes

    We are in need of scribes for an Arabian show at VA Horse Center, Lexington, VA. Reasonable fee paid. Aug 1st, Aug 3rd & 4th.
  • Original Poster

    Come on, I know you want to Melissa Ash and Brigitte Simmons are our judges. We are offering up to Grand Prix and will have two western dressage exhibition classes.


    • #3
      LOVE to scribe but just too far. Sorry.


      • #4
        Is lodging provided? If not, is it ok to only commit to one day? Any specific qualifications necessary? I am interested if you want to email me privately.


        • #5
          Nice of you to pay them...rated dressage shows in this area don't pay scribes.
          Granted, your show isn't just dressage, but still, it's nice of you to pay them for their time.

          Are you near Virginia Tech ? Maybe their equine studies students would welcome the chance...


          • #6
            love to help you out,but too far away..............


            • #7
              If you could pay enough to make it worth while, I might be able to do it. I'm in NJ.
              "Friend" me !



              • #8
                Do I have to wear pants, or can I go "Porky"?

                (Seriously - I agree that paying scribes is a wonderful gesture. If I were in VA I might even pull out my hoochie shorts and sign up).
                Visit my blog! http://dressagecurmudgeon.blogspot.ca/


                • Original Poster

                  Unfortunately, for our shows, too many jobs that volunteers had once performed have become paid positions. We seem to have lost our volunteer base which goes hand in hand with declining memberships.


                  • #10
                    Well unfortunately, I just can't afford to volunteer. You may be losing people that way, too.
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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Isabeau Z Solace View Post
                      Well unfortunately, I just can't afford to volunteer. You may be losing people that way, too.

                      cj said they were paying ... tho, I would be surprised if anyone could do more than cover basic expenses (hotel, lunch).


                      • #12
                        there is a VA Horses Facebook group, perhaps post there...
                        Appy Trails,
                        Kathy, Cadet & CCS Silinde
                        member VADANoVA www.vadanova.org


                        • #13
                          I sure wish I was close enough to help you out.


                          • Original Poster

                            Thanks for the horse center info and the responses from those not close enough to help.

                            I did get a response from a young lady that is willing to come help all four days and she even offered to help when not scribing.


                            • #15
                              Originally posted by AllWeatherGal View Post

                              cj said they were paying ... tho, I would be surprised if anyone could do more than cover basic expenses (hotel, lunch).
                              Just commenting on the statement that they cannot get enough volunteers.
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                              • #16
                                If I don't show I'll be more than happy to volunteer, but really hoping to be able to show this year. I'll spread the word though.


                                • #17
                                  Glad you found someone. I love to scribe & love VA Horse Center - but am otherwise engaged that weekend, or would have PM'd.
                                  Hidden Echo Farm, Carlisle, PA -- home of JC palomino sire Canadian Kid (1990 - 2013) & AQHA sire Lark's Favorite, son of Rugged Lark.