Volunteer for Walk MS: Lockport



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Lockport Locks and Erie Canal Cruises
210 Market Street
United States


The National MS Society is looking for volunteers to help with our upcoming event - Walk MS: Lockport held on Saturday, May 19 at Lockport Locks and Erie Canal Cruises. There are many ways to get involved and help make this event successful while working towards a world free of MS.

Groups and individuals of all ages and abilities are invited to volunteer. We are always looking for youth clubs, corporate and service-oriented community groups to lend a hand before, during, and after our events.

If you are interested in volunteering, please review the positions below and register online at walkMS.org.


Walk MS: Lockport - Volunteer Positions

Volunteer Check-in Team - Saturday, May 19, 2018

Volunteer Check-in Table - Prepare volunteer paperwork, instruct on how to complete paperwork, and direct volunteers to their assigned positions.

Volunteer T-shirt Table - Organize and hand out t-shirts to any volunteers who do not have one from the previous year. Located behind the volunteer check-in table.

Registration Team - Saturday, May 19, 2018

Registration Greeter: Greet and help guide participants approaching the registration table to the correct line to stand in. Ask participants if they have their envelope/forms filled out. If not, instruct them to the specified table to do so.

Registration table: Greet and process event participants by ensuring envelopes and/or consent forms are completed. *A background check is required for this position.

Registration Support: Provide support to the registration table and envelope counters by ensuring the safety of the registration area. *A background check is required for this position.

T-shirt Table: Organize and handout event t-shirts to anyone who raised $125. Located behind the registration table.

Event Team - Saturday, May 19, 2018

Event setup/clean-up: Assist with putting up/taking down tables, chairs, pop-up tents, and decorations.

Team Tent Liaison: Set up team tent, decorate, and set out food.

Merchandise Sales: Organize and distribute MS pamphlets and flyers, manage MS mission sales, and answer questions. *A background check is required for this position.

Concessions: Serve event participants food and drinks, stock napkins, cups, plates, and help keep the concession area clean.

End MS Forever Banner Table: Encourage participants and volunteers to sign our End MS Forever banner.

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