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Mile High United Way Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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About

Positions0 Remaining
RegistrationOpens Sep 3, 2019 8:00am
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Age LimitFamily Friendly
Description

Every Thanksgiving, over 20,000 people gather in the Mile High city to walk, run…and trot.

Join us for the 46th annual Mile High United Way Turkey Trot and be a part of the action! Mile High United Way's Turkey Trot is a 4-mile walk/run race around the beautiful Washington Park in Denver, Colorado. 

Thanksgiving is a time for people to come together. What better way to celebrate Thanksgiving than getting together with 19,999 other people for a cause that benefits the local community?

Join us for the race. Join us to make a difference.

Requirement Details
Majority of shifts will require being on your feet. Please wear comfortable shoes.
PerksGive thanks by giving back! Volunteering at Turkey Trot is a great way to kick off the holiday with the whole family.
Parking DetailsFree parking available in the parking lot of South High School (first come, first serve).
CausesChildren & Youth Community General Education Homeless & Housing Poverty & Basic Needs
GivePulse
239 Positions Filled | 190 Impacts | 856 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (27)

1 - 27 of 27 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionPositions
 
 
Volunteer Check-in7:00am (MT)11:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Check in all volunteers and staff, distribute volunteer packets and direct volunteers to their designated...11/11Over
LEAD - Start Village Assistant7:15am (MT)11:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Oversee all aspects of the Start Village and volunteers. Help support heavy trafficed areas when...1/1Over
LEAD T-shirt Handout7:15am (MT)11:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Oversee all T-shirt Handout volunteers as well as help organize and distribute Turkey Trot t-shirts...1/1Over
Race Course Water Station Setup7:15am (MT)9:00am (MT)
St. John's Church
1600 E Exposition Ave
Denver, CO 80209
Set up water cups for distribution on the race course. Replenish water to ensure all...1/1Over
Race Day Set up7:15am (MT)9:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Help set up tables, unload supplies from South High School, hang signs and organize t-shirts...10/10Over
Pre-Registration Packet Pickup - Shift 17:30am (MT)9:30am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Pull packets containing bibs and timing chips for participants who registered through the mail or...25/25Over
Race Day Registration7:30am (MT)11:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Assist participants fill out registration forms, collect payments and hand out race packets to participants.17/17Over
Registration Data Entry7:30am (MT)11:30am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Enter race day registration data into provided computers. Help with Start Village tear down at...10/10Over
Race Course Water Station Handout7:45am (MT)11:30pm (MT)
St. John's Church
1600 E Exposition Ave
Denver, CO 80209
Set up water cups for distribution on the race course. Replenish water to ensure all...25/25Over
Finance Support - STAFF ONLY8:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Assist participants and volunteers with registration and donations. Positions will include: Office support, Runner, and...8/8Over
Gobbles Guide8:00am (MT)1:00pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Help our friendly Turkey Trot mascot Gobbles find his way around during the event. Photo...1/1Over
Parking Lot Directors8:00am (MT)10:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
The parking lot at South High School will fill up fast! Help direct traffic in...3/3Over
Registration Form Runners8:00am (MT)11:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Act as a "runner" from on-site registration tables to data entry station. This position helps...4/6Over
Start Village Assistant8:00am (MT)10:30am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
You are someone that is available and willing to help wherever is needed! This may...4/4Over
T-Shirt Handout8:00am (MT)11:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Help organize and distribute Turkey Trot t-shirts to participants on race day. Tear down and...28/28Over
Start Line Crowd Control8:30am (MT)11:30am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Monitor crowd of participants for each wave section at the starting line. Hold banners and...5/5Over
Finish Line Water Station9:00am (MT)12:30pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Help set up bottled water station at the race finish line and hand water to...25/25Over
Pre-Registration Packet Pickup - Shift 29:00am (MT)11:00am (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Pull packets containing bibs and timing chips for participants who registered through the mail or...18/30Over
Finish Village Recycling9:30am (MT)2:00pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Help divert recyclable materials in Finish Village (specifically water bottles and beer cans) from waste...0/1Over
Beer Garden Bar-back10:00am (MT)2:30pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Bar-back will help manage the beer garden at the end of the race by helping...3/3Over
Beer Garden Bartender10:00am (MT)2:30pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Manage the Beer Garden at the end of the race. Hand out beer and help...15/15Over
Beer Garden ID Check10:00am (MT)1:30pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Check IDs of all participants and volunteers to identify who can partake in the Beer...14/14Over
Finish Line Assistant10:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Help ID the winner in each race category. Please also assist with Finish Village tear...1/4Over
Race Time Results Input10:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Type bib numbers and times as participants cross the finish line. Typing skills required. **MUST...2/4Over
Start Village Breakdown10:30am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Assist the Events team with breaking down the Start Village after the race begins. All...0/6Over
Beer Garden: Green Team11:30am (MT)1:30pm (MT)
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Volunteers will help to prevent cross-contamination in trash cans and roll-off dumpsters in or near...4/10Over
Finish Village Teardown12:30pm (MT)2:30pm (MT)
park map will be provided with beer garden location
South High School
1700 E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Assist the Mile High United Way team clean up the finish village, ensuring all Wash...3/10Over