Volunteers Needed!

We are currently seeking volunteers to help at the Celebration 5K on May 30, 2014! The 5K will be held at Grand Valley State University in Allendale.

There are several volunteer opportunities available:

After Race Refreshments- 6:00pm-9:00pm  Hand out snacks to runners after they finish the 5K

Bottled Water Area-6:00pm-9:00pm Hand out bottled water to runners after 5K

Clean Up-8:00pm-10:00pm Help to clean up stadium after the 5K ends

Community Runner Registration/Check In- 3:30pm-6:30pm Help community runner’s to registration and packet pickup

Course Support-6:00pm-last runner finishes A course supporter stands along the race route providing support and direction to the runners

Greeters/Crowd Control- 4:30pm-7:00pm Greet participants and provide direction

Happy Hair Station- 4:30pm-6:30pm  Make hair happy! Spray hair color and put in pony tail if desired

Merchandise-4:00pm-9:00pm Sell fun GOTR merchandise

Parking-4:00pm-7:00pm Provide parking assistance and direction

Set Up-1:00pm-4:00pm Help set up for the big event

Stadium Control-4:30pm-9:00pm Ensure that stadium rules are enforced

Volunteer Check In- 4:00pm-7:00pm Help check in volunteers and direct them to team leaders


Sign up to volunteer at our event using the link below!


Thank you!

How can I get involved?

We are always looking for great volunteers to get involved with our organization on a variety of levels. If you are interested in volunteering your time, we are always looking for coaches or 5K volunteers, and we always appreciate people helping us spread the word about Girls on the Run and Girls on Track in Ottawa and Allegan Counties.

You can also get involved through program sponsorship. Please visit our sponsor page for more information.

For a full description of coaching responsibilities or to sign up to be a coach, please visit our coach page.

For information about these opportunites, please email the Program Assistant at staceyv@aplaceforwomen.org.