We LOVE our volunteers and thank you from the tips of our pink toes for spending your morning with us!
Volunteer Position Descriptions:
Clothes Check: 7:00am - 10:30 am. Monitor the clothing check station, writing bib numbers on bags - bagging walkers belongings for safe-keeping during the event. Distributing items back to walkers when they return. Standing/seated job.
Course Marshal: 8:00am - 11:00am. Keeping our walkers safe and directing neighbors to pass-through streets away from the 5k route. Cheering on our walkers. Must attend a pre-event safety meeting on Saturday, October 1, 8:00 a.m. at the Sumner Police Station. - requires standing, and wearing safety gear.
Day of Registration: 6:30am - 9:30am. Collecting registration forms/fees, in addition to distributing participant t-shirts, survivor swag, and ribbons. Assigning bib numbers, helping to set-up and break-down registration area. Standing job.
Day of Set Up: 5:30am - 7:30am. Decorating the bridge with bras, balloons and signage. Hanging signage, assisting with vendor set-up, decorating stage. Standing and lifting job.
Fishpond Assistants: 7:30am - 10:30am. Offer the chance to catch and release a fish. Collect $1 fee and hand out prizes to children. Standing job.
Friday Set-Up: Friday, September 30, 2:00pm - 5:00pm. Set up tents and hang Vendor Village signage. Assist in decorating downtown Sumner. Standing and lifting job.
Kids Dash Assistant: 8:00am - 9:00am. Direct the kids and their families to the Kids Dash start line (at the far end of the bridge). Hand out prizes to the first 100 dashers. Cheer on the KIDS! Standing job.
Route Cheer Stations: 8:00am - 11:00am. Gather all your friends! A great volunteer opportunity to show your support of all our walkers and survivors. Super job for cheer, drill team and soccer clubs. When the last walker passes your station, you and your group may leave. Typically before 11:00am. Standing position.
Pink Store Sales: 7:00am - 9:00am. Walk throughout the event venue selling pink ribbon merchandise. Collect funds, make change. Promote making donations. Standing job.
Silent Auction Monitor: 7:00am - 10:30 am. Set bid sheets and pens out with items. Monitor bidding and close out guarantee bids. Ensure silent action closes at designated time. Staff table with winning bidders pick-up merchandise. Collect payment. Standing/sitting job.
Tear Down: 11:00am - 1:00pm. Strike event. Take down tables, assist in the tent take down, fold chairs and load on racks. All signage taken down, all materials packed-up. Pancake breakfast area dismantled. Standing/lifting required.
Volunteer Area: 6:30am - 9:30am. Assist in signing in all volunteers, direct them to their stations and provide instructions on their tasks (we will provide info sheets). Pass out volunteer shirts. Standing/sitting.
Where the Need is Greatest: 6:30am - Noon. We will station you at whichever job needs assistance at the time. Your job could range from anything on the volunteer job list.