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Mile High United Way Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

About

Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensRegistration Opened
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift starts or when space runs out.
Age LimitFamily Friendly
Description
For over 40 years, the Mile High United Way Turkey Trot has been a Thanksgiving tradition drawing over 20,000 people each year. By volunteering at this event, you are not only helping to improve the lives of children, families and individuals in our community, you will be part of one of the “best Thanksgiving events in the country,” according to the Forbes travel blog. 

We hope you will join us in making this fun holiday tradition a day to remember.
Requirement Details
Volunteers will be given a t-shirt and apron at check-in. Please make sure your apron is visible during the duration of your volunteer shift.
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 Education Homeless & Housing Poverty & Basic Needs
GivePulse
309 Positions Filled | 132 Impacts | 353 Hours

Location: South High School, 1700 E Louisiana Ave, Denver, CO 80210

Shifts (38)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
7:00am (MT)9:00am (MT) Do you want to be the spirit of our Thanksgiving Turkey Trot? We are looking...1/1Over
7:00am (MT)9:00am (MT) Gobbles will have a busy schedule the day of Turkey Trot, running from media appearances...1/1Over
7:00am (MT)8:30am (MT) Help set up tables, unload supplies from South High School, hang signs and organize t-shirts...10/10Over
7:00am (MT)9:00am (MT) Check in all volunteers and staff, distribute volunteer packets and direct volunteers to their designated...7/5Over
7:15am (MT)8:45am (MT) Help set up water cups for distribution on race course in two locations. This position...11/10Over
7:30am (MT)10:30am (MT) Oversee all aspects of the Start Village Assistant volunteers. Help when needed with pre-checking IDs...1/1Over
7:30am (MT)9:30am (MT) Oversee all Race Day Registration volunteers as well as assist participants fill out registration forms,...4/4Over
7:30am (MT)9:30am (MT) Pull packets containing bibs and timing chips for participants who registered through the mail or...16/16Over
7:30am (MT)9:30am (MT) Assist participants fill out registration forms, collect payments and hand out race packets to participants....15/15Over
8:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT) Assist participants and volunteers with registration and donations. Positions will include: Office support, Runner, and...7/7Over
8:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) OVersee all T-shirt Handout volunteers as well as help organize and distribute Turkey Trot t-shirts...1/1Over
8:00am (MT)10:00am (MT) The parking lot at South High School will fill up fast! Help direct traffic in...3/3Over
8:00am (MT)11:30am (MT) Enter race day registration data into provided computers. Help with Start Village tear down at...10/10Over
8:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) Act as a "runner" from on-site registration tables to data entry station. This position helps...6/6Over
8:00am (MT)10:00am (MT) Check IDs of participants and volunteers to identify who can partake in the Beer Garden...2/2Over
8:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) Help organize and distribute Turkey Trot t-shirts to participants on race day. Tear down and...27/27Over
8:00am (MT)10:30am (MT) Support the volunteer table with information regarding Mile High United Way and opportunities for future...3/3Over
8:30am (MT)11:30am (MT) Oversee all Start Line Crowd Control volunteers as well as help monitor crowd of participants...1/1Over
8:30am (MT)12:00pm (MT) Set up water cups for distribution on the race course. Replenish water to ensure all...28/28Over
8:30am (MT)11:30am (MT) Monitor crowd of participants for each wave section at the starting line. Hold banners and...10/10Over
9:00am (MT)12:30pm (MT) Help set up bottled water station at the race finish line and hand water to...31/30Over
9:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) Do you want to be the spirit of our Thanksgiving Turkey Trot? We are looking...1/1Over
9:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) Gobbles will have a busy schedule the day of Turkey Trot, running from media appearances...1/1Over
9:00am (MT)12:30pm (MT) Oversee all Finish Line Water Station volunteers, help set up bottled water station at the...1/1Over
9:00am (MT)1:00pm (MT) Help capture the fun of Turkey Trot! This is a great opportunity for anyone who...2/1Over
9:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) Pull packets containing bibs and timing chips for participants who registered through the mail or...31/31Over
9:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) Assist participants fill out their registration forms, collect payments and hand out race packets. Help...20/20Over
9:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) Check in all volunteers and staff, distribute volunteer packets and direct volunteers to their designated...5/5Over
9:30am (MT)11:00am (MT) Oversee all Race Day Registration volunteers as well as assist participants fill out registration forms,...2/1Over
10:00am (MT)2:30pm (MT) Manage the Beer Garden at the end of the race. Hand out beer and help...15/15Over
10:00am (MT)1:30pm (MT) Check IDs of all participants and volunteers to identify who can partake in the Beer...17/20Over
10:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT) Help ID the winner in each race category. Help with Finish Village tear down at...5/4Over
10:00am (MT)2:00pm (MT) Oversee all Beer Garden Bartender volunteers and Beer Garden. Assist with handing out beer when...1/1Over
10:00am (MT)1:30pm (MT) Oversee all Beer Garden ID Check volunteers. Help with crowd control of people entering and...1/1Over
10:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)Type bib numbers and times as participants cross the finish line. Typing skills required.4/4Over
10:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT) Check IDs of participants and volunteers to identify who can partake in the Beer Garden...2/2Over
10:45am (MT)12:00pm (MT) Assist the Events team with breaking down the Start Village after the race begins. All...5/6Over
11:00am (MT)1:00pm (MT) Gobbles will have a busy schedule the day of Turkey Trot, running from media appearances...1/1Over