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Volunteer Opportunities

The success of the Walk/Run for Hope is greatly dependent on the dedication and support of volunteers.  In order to reduce costs and dedicate more funds to CancerCare's clients, Walk/Run for Hope relies heavily on volunteers to assist in many capacities:

To volunteer, please email

Volunteer Positions

Set Up
Assist CancerCare staff with unloading boxes and setting up tables. Set-up volunteers will be moved to other assignments after set up is complete.
Start Time: 6:15 a.m.

Volunteer Check-In Coordinator
Check in volunteers when they arrive, give them a volunteer pin and get them situated. Make sure all volunteers have signed a waiver.
Start Time: 6:15 a.m.

Direct people to parking and registration areas.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Check in those participants who have pre-registered and give them their bibs.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Race-Day Registration
Collect registration fee from participants who need to register for the event. Provide them with a bib.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Wall of Hope/Mission Area
Assist participants with remembering/honoring loved ones with bibs, writing on Wall of Hope, etc.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

T-Shirt Distribution
Provide walkers with appropriate size shirt from the boxes.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Craft Table
Oversee t-shirt decorating.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Course Marshalls
Stand at assigned corner to cheer and make sure that runners and walkers stay on course.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Registration Runner
Runs necessary information from the registration tents to the timer.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Set up and replenish food.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Water Stations
Set up water station and hand the participants water.
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

Clean Up
Assist in cleaning up and packing boxes. Repack boxes.