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If you are interested in volunteering at the Walk, please e-mail events@cancercare.org or call 1-888-814-WALK (9255).

Volunteer Positions

Coffee Distribution
Volunteers will assist in monitoring and replenishing coffee, cream, cups etc. for walkers.
Start Time: 7:45 a.m.
End Time: 10:00 a.m.

Incentives Distribution
Volunteers will work with CancerCare staff members who are in charge of distributing incentives such as complimentary walker t-shirts and CancerCare cinch sacks. Volunteers will assist with crowd control and replenish the incentives when necessary. Volunteers will also help pack up remaining incentives after check-in is completed.
Start Time: 7:45 a.m.
End Time: 11:00 a.m.

Route Guard
Route guards are stationed in pairs of two around the route to encourage walkers and offer directional assistance. Pairs are also provided with chairs to sit in at their designated spot. It is also used in assisting walkers on the course at challenging hills or in transporting walkers back to the start if needed.
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
End Time: 11:45 a.m.

Information Desk
Volunteers are stationed at an information desk throughout the registration process and at the end of the Walk to provide information (times, location) to walkers about the event logistics.
Start Time: 7:45 a.m.
End Time: 11:45 a.m.

Snack and Water Distribution
Volunteers will assist with distributing and replenishing the snack table at the beginning of the Walk. Volunteers will make sure that walkers are taking a reasonable amount of snacks.
Start Time: 7:45 a.m.
End Time: 11:45 a.m.

Team Sign Pick-Up
Volunteers will assist team captains with locating their team signs. Following sign pick-up, volunteers will also assist a CancerCare staff member with official Lung Cancer Walk for Hope Team Photos.
Start Time: 7:45 a.m.
End Time: 10:00 a.m.

Water Station
Walkers will be encouraged to stay hydrated by enjoying free water at the Water Station. Volunteers will be in charge of distributing bottled water and ensuring that there is plenty of water available for walkers.
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
End Time: 11:45 a.m.