Volunteer


This event would not be possible without a dedicated team of volunteers


Support the Walk Against Domestic Violence by donating your time.  Please review the list of volunteer positions below and contact Leonie Segall at leonie@hfgfamilies with the position you are interested in.

Thank you for volunteering

 

Volunteer PositionDescriptionDate
Pre-Walk Volunteer Opportunities - Package AssemblyHelp with the assembly of Walk packagesSaturday, May 16, 2015
Set-up CrewResponsible for setting up venue, heavy lifting requiredSunday, May 17, 2015
Information BoothWelcome visitors to the event and answer general questionsSunday, May 17, 2015
Volunteer Registration and Check-inCheck in volunteers as they arrive Sunday, May 17, 2015
Finish Line CrewFinish line set up as needed (heavy lifting required), congratulate walkers passing the finish line while handing out ribbons and water to participantsSunday, May 17, 2015
Water StationsWake-up early and join the excitement on-course by handing out beverages to passing walkersSunday, May 17, 2015
Course MarshalsWorking at positions along the course, ensuring that the course is clear for walkers, as well as cheering them on as they run by. Excellent opportunity for gaining volunteer hours needed for graduation. This role is one of the most important roles along the course. Various times available, including very early morningSunday, May 17, 2015
First Aid CrewWake-up early and join the excitement on-course by being ready if someone needs first aid Sunday, May 17, 2015
Lead WalkerBe the front point person - walk in front of the walkers to keep group together Sunday, May 17, 2015
Sweep WalkerBe the back point person - follow the last walkers along the course, releasing course marshals along the waySunday, May 17, 2015
Start Line CrewSet up the start line for our walk participants and assist with crowd controlSunday, May 17, 2015
Food ServiceCheck for walk bibs and serve food to participants after the walk Sunday, May 17, 2015
Gear Check InStore and retrieve participant belongings on walk daySunday, May 17, 2015
Course Logistics CrewResponsible for getting all equipment on and off courseSunday, May 17, 2015
Clean-up CrewResponsible for maintaining venue site appearanceSunday, May 17, 2015
Childcare CrewResponsible for facilitating activities for the children that are too young to walk Sunday, May 17, 2015
Venue/Equipment CrewProvide general help with overall equipment set up, heavy lifting requiredSunday, May 17, 2015
Half Point GreeterHand out water and granola bars, give directions to washrooms Sunday, May 17, 2015