Association of Improvising Musicians (AIMtoronto)
Raphael sits on the board of directors for this organization that supports free music in Toronto.
Halifax Jazz Festival 2010, 2011
Raphael worked as Volunteer Services Manager for the Halifax Jazz Festival for the 2010 and 2011 festivals. This position entailed coordinating the recruitment and management of over 30 volunteer sector coordinators and 450 volunteers.
Canadian Festival of Spoken Word, 2011
In october 2011, Raphael worked with CFSW as Box Office and Merch manager, as well as volunteer co-coordinator.
Guelph Jazz Festival, 2009
Raphael worked as Volunteer Manager for the 2009 Guelph Jazz Festival which entailed coordinating recruitment and management of 15 sector coordinators and 200 volunteers.
Dream in High Park, 2008
Raphael recruited and managed 100 volunteers and two volunteer interns for this summer-long theater show.