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We welcome volunteers with a wide range of talents and skills. There are many walk-day jobs to choose from, including registration and cheering at the finish line, and we also need year-round volunteers in the office.
Walk Committee Volunteer Opportunities:
Logistics Committee Help keep Great Strides costs down by soliciting donated items, such as food and water, and in-kind services such as photography.
Recruitment Committee Grow the Great Strides walk by recruiting new corporate sponsors and fundraising teams. The Recruitment Committee works year-round to bring in new revenue and participants.
Day-Of Event Volunteer Opportunities:
Walk Setup Join the early bird crew and help set up tables, tents and chairs for the event.
Clean Up Help with breaking down tables, chairs, banners and more.
Registration Volunteers Collect walker pledge envelopes, register participants and hand out T-Shirts and route maps.
Greeters Direct participants to the right area and assist with filling out participant envelopes.
Walk Route Monitors Cheer our walkers along the route with pom-poms and noise makers. Keep them pumped up and motivated while walking. This volunteer position is great for groups!
Kid’s Korner Help make the day fun for kids with arts and crafts and other activities.
Route Marking Assist with marking walk route and setting up signage along the route.
Rest Stops Cheer walkers and hand out beverages at one of our rest stops along the route. This position is also great for groups!
Food Volunteers Food volunteers will help set up food and beverages in the designated area, as well as serve food items to each participant.
Finish Line Volunteers Cheer on walkers as they come in and help set-up and breakdown the area.
Entertainers If you are a clown, magician, balloon artist or have another unique talent and would like to donate your time, please contact us.
Photographers We need photographers who can volunteer to take photos of teams, sponsors, start and finish line, route and celebration photos.
Year-Round Volunteer Opportunity:
Office Volunteers We are always looking for volunteers to help during various times in our offices. We work on many tasks to prepare for the walk, including mailings, packet preparation, phone banking, and much more.