5k Volunteer

Become a 5k Volunteer

Girls on the Run 5k presented by Memorial Medical Center
Saturday, November 9th, 2019
Lincoln Land Community College
8:30 am: Family-Friendly Activities Start

10:00 am: 5k starts

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Girls on the Run 5k! We truly couldn’t do it without you. Listed below are the available jobs, descriptions, and estimated shift times. When you’re ready to register click the button!

Packet Pick-Up – 11/8 from 4-6pm, GOTR Office

Come hang out with us in the office for a couple hours while we give out race bags to 5k participants.

Early Set-Up – 11/9 from 7-8:30am, LLCC

If you’re a sunrise kind of person join us early for race set-up. You could be moving cones, hanging signs, setting up tables, and more!

Volunteer Check-In – 11/9 from 7-10am, LLCC

Help us get the rest of our volunteers checked in and sent where they need to go!

Day-Of Registration – 11/9 from 7:30-9:30am, LLCC

Many of our community 5k participants register the day of the race. You’ll be the one helping them get signed up and giving them a race bag.

Packet Pick-Up – 11/9 from 8-10am, LLCC

Hand out race bags to individuals who have pre-registered… and help them get excited to run!

First Aid – 11/9 from 8am-12pm, LLCC

Safety is our number one priority, but sometimes we still get a few scraped knees and twisted ankles. Hand out bandaids and ice and help our girls feel cared for! Medical or first aid experience preferred, but not required.

Face Painting – 11/9 from 8:15-10:15am, LLCC

We know we have a lot of creative supporters out there! Put your art skills to use and make these girls’ faces sparkle and shine!

Happy Hair – 11/9 from 8:15-10:15am, LLCC

Our girls LOVE this station. Make our race a little bit more vibrant by decking out runners in colorful hair spray.

Spirit Station – 11/9 from 8:15-10:30am, LLCC

From cowbells to beads, you will assist in selling all the accessories for our spectators and cheer teams.

Photographer – 11/9 from 8:30-12pm, LLCC

Are you a photographer? We would love to have you capture all the fun, crazy, and victorious moments of the day!

Finish Line Refreshments – 11/9 from 8:30-12pm, LLCC

When our girls finish the 5k they are tired, thirsty, hungry, but HAPPY. Keep those smiles on their faces by helping us hand out water and snacks after they cross the finish line.

Cheer Team/Course Marshal – 11/9 from 9-12pm, LLCC

Are you an encourager? Then this job is for YOU! Make sure the participants know which way to run AND cheer them to the finish line!

Water Stop – 11/9 from 9:30-12pm, LLCC

Hand out cups of water halfway through the race course!

Race Sweeper – 11/9 from 9:30-12pm, LLCC

We never want any of our girls to finish last or alone. That’s where you come in! As a race sweeper you will run/walk alongside our girls, give them the positivity and encouragement they need, and cross the finish line last.

Finish Line Medals – 11/9 from 9:30-12pm, LLCC

You get a front row seat to seeing these girls achieve their dreams! Help us hand out medals at the finish line.

Sag Car Driver – 11/9 from 9:30-12pm, LLCC

Help man the sag (supplies and gear) car that marks the end of the runners and is available if anyone needs help.

Event Tear Down – 11/9 from 11-1pm, LLCC

When the race is all over, we need a few volunteers to help us clean everything up! We’re usually out of there by 1, so it’s really not bad at all!