Altoona Great Strides
WhenSat May 12, 2018, 08:30 AM - 01:30 PM
WhereHollidaysburg Legion Memorial ParkPavilion # 2N Juniata StreetHollidaysburg, PA 16648
The Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is seeking volunteers for the 2018 Altoona walk.
Volunteers are needed to help with logistical needs at the event occurring on May 12, 2018 at Pavilion #2 in Holidaysburg Legion Memorial Park. Volunteer arrival is by 9 a.m. and volunteers will be done no later than 2 p.m.
Volunteer needs include:
- Registration (additional day of training required for this)
- Food preparation
- Food setup/distribution
- T-shirt distribution
- Kids activities
- Route marking and more
What is Cystic Fibrosis?
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a life-threatening genetic disease that affects the lungs and digestive systems of approximately 30,000 children and adults in theUnited States. It is estimated that more than 10 million Americans are unknowing, symptomless carriers of the defective CF gene, which means they are at a greater risk for having a child with the disease.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, a nonprofit donor-supported organization, is to assure the development of the means to cure and control cystic fibrosis and to improve the quality of life for those with the disease.
Great Strides is the largest fundraising event for the CF Foundation in the country.
- Food & Beverage Services
- Customer Service
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 16