General Information

  • Volunteer Opportunities / Responsibilities: Volunteers are needed to judge debates during Saturday tournaments. No experience is required, we provide a judge training video and breakfast training session for new volunteers. The only criteria are willingness to listen and take notes on what local youth have to say, and taking a quick background check, available on our website.

    For those with a debate background, we are also looking for folks willing to adopt a school and serve as an assistant coach.
  • Types of Volunteers Needed: individual/adult; individual/college; adult groups of less than 5; adult groups of 6 or more, including corporate teams
  • Hours Needed: business hours during the week; daytime on the weekend

Events seeking volunteers

Julia Burke Invitational

3rd debate tournament of the season, featuring Novice, JV, and Varsity divisions of competition. Volunteers are needed to judge rounds. No experience needed, volunteer training video and breakfast session available. Every adult that volunteers allows 4 more students to participate.

  • When: Saturday, November 17, 2018 (8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
  • Where: Greenbelt Middle School, 6301 Breezewood Drive, Greenbelt, MD 20770   map
  • Volunteer Info: Judging Debates, some operational opportunities also available
  • Contact: David Trigaux, (202) 770-7887
  • For more information: click here
Saturday, November 17, 2018 8:30 AM Saturday, November 17, 2018 5:00 PM America/New_York Julia Burke Invitational http://www.urbandebatewashingtondc.org/volunteer-signup 3rd debate tournament of the season, featuring Novice, JV, and Varsity divisions of competition. Volunteers are needed to judge rounds. No experience needed, volunteer training video and breakfast session available. Every adult that volunteers allows 4 more students to participate. Volunteers? Judging Debates, some operational opportunities also available From: http://cfp-dc.org/cfpdc/2017-all-events.php?id=5129 Greenbelt Middle School 6301 Breezewood Drive Greenbelt MD 20770 David Trigaux david.trigaux@urbandebate.org


WUDL Holiday Tournament

4th debate tournament of the season, featuring Novice, JV, and Varsity divisions of competition. Volunteers are needed to judge rounds. No experience needed, volunteer training video and breakfast session available. Every adult that volunteers allows 4 more students to participate.

  • When: Saturday, December 8, 2018 (8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
  • Where: Columbia Heights Education Campus, 3101 16th St NW 20010, Washington, DC 20010   map
  • Volunteer Info: Judging Debates, some operational opportunities also available
  • Contact: David Trigaux, (202) 770-7887
  • For more information: click here
Saturday, December 8, 2018 8:30 AM Saturday, December 8, 2018 5:00 PM America/New_York WUDL Holiday Tournament http://www.urbandebatewashingtondc.org/volunteer-signup 4th debate tournament of the season, featuring Novice, JV, and Varsity divisions of competition. Volunteers are needed to judge rounds. No experience needed, volunteer training video and breakfast session available. Every adult that volunteers allows 4 more students to participate. Volunteers? Judging Debates, some operational opportunities also available From: http://cfp-dc.org/cfpdc/2017-all-events.php?id=5130 Columbia Heights Education Campus 3101 16th St NW 20010 Washington DC 20010 David Trigaux david.trigaux@urbandebate.org


WUDL Winter Classic

5th debate tournament of the season, featuring Novice, JV, and Varsity divisions of competition. Volunteers are needed to judge rounds. No experience needed, volunteer training video and breakfast session available. Every adult that volunteers allows 4 more students to participate.

  • When: Saturday, January 19, 2019 (8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
  • Where: Alice Deal Middle School, 3815 Fort Dr NW, Washington, DC 20016   map
  • Volunteer Info: Judging Debates, some operational opportunities also available
  • Contact: David Trigaux, (202) 770-7887
  • For more information: click here
Saturday, January 19, 2019 8:30 AM Saturday, January 19, 2019 5:00 PM America/New_York WUDL Winter Classic http://www.urbandebatewashingtondc.org/volunteer-signup 5th debate tournament of the season, featuring Novice, JV, and Varsity divisions of competition. Volunteers are needed to judge rounds. No experience needed, volunteer training video and breakfast session available. Every adult that volunteers allows 4 more students to participate. Volunteers? Judging Debates, some operational opportunities also available From: http://cfp-dc.org/cfpdc/2017-all-events.php?id=5131 Alice Deal Middle School 3815 Fort Dr NW Washington DC 20016 David Trigaux david.trigaux@urbandebate.org