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Mile High United Way Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

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
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 Education Homeless & Housing Poverty & Basic Needs
GivePulse
285 Positions Filled | 131 Impacts | 368 Hours

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

Shifts (35)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
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)9:15am (MT) Check in all volunteers and staff, distribute volunteer packets and direct volunteers to their designated...6/6Over
7:15am (MT)8:45am (MT) Help set up water cups for distribution on race course in two locations. Volunteers will...16/16Over
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,...2/2Over
7:30am (MT)9:30am (MT) Pull packets containing bibs and timing chips for participants who registered through the mail or...15/15Over
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)1:00pm (MT) Help our friendly Turkey Trot mascot Gobbles find his way around during the event. Photo...1/1Over
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...6/6Over
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)10:30am (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...26/26Over
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)11:00am (MT) Point of contact for all questions and information regarding trash and recycling during Turkey Trot....1/1Over
8:30am (MT)11:30am (MT) Monitor crowd of participants for each wave section at the starting line. Hold banners and...5/5Over
8:30am (MT)11:00am (MT) Looking for environmentalists! In an effort to make Turkey Trot a greener event, we need...10/10Over
9:00am (MT)12:30pm (MT) Help set up bottled water station at the race finish line and hand water to...30/30Over
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)11:00am (MT) Oversee all Race Day Registration volunteers as well as assist participants fill out registration forms,...1/1Over
9:00am (MT)11:00am (MT) Pull packets containing bibs and timing chips for participants who registered through the mail or...32/30Over
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)1:00pm (MT) Point of contact for all questions and information regarding trash and recycling during Turkey Trot....1/1Over
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...14/14Over
10:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT) Help ID the winner in each race category. Help with Finish Village tear down at...4/4Over
10:00am (MT)12:30pm (MT) Looking for environmentalists! In an effort to make Turkey Trot a greener event, we need...3/14Over
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
10:45am (MT)12:00pm (MT) Assist the Events team with breaking down the Start Village after the race begins. All...6/6Over
1:00pm (MT)2:30pm (MT) Assist the Mile High United Way team clean up the finish village, ensuring all Wash...5/10Over