ABOUT GREAT STRIDES GIG HARBOR:
Join us at the Rush Companies/Park Plaza in Gig Harbor to walk to find a cure cystic fibrosis! It will be a day of fun for the whole family and a celebration of our fundraising success. We'll have entertainment, sponsor booths & giveaways, music and many other exciting activities. The 3.5 mile walk will be out and back along the Cushman Trail. And be sure to join us after the walk for a delicious lunch!
Great Strides provides a great opportunity for people within the community to get involved in a great cause. Participants can form walk teams at their workplace, through their clubs and organizations, or with friends and family.
Volunteers are needed at the Start Site (Park Plaza) at the Great Strides Gig Harbor Walk. Volunteers will assist with participant check-in/registration (collecting donations, checking in teams, collecting participant waivers, etc.).
SET-UP & START SITE: 8AM-11:30PM
Volunteers are needed at the Start Site (Park Plaza) at the Great Strides Gig Harbor Walk. Volunteers will help with setting-up the site (tables, chairs, decorations, etc.), water distribution and t-shirt distribution.
REST STOP/HALFWAY POINT: 10:30AM-12:30PM (exact location TBD for each volunteer)
Volunteers are needed to support participants out on the route assisting with crossing intersections safely. Volunteers will be paired together, and wear orange safety vests and to help walkers obey all traffic signals.
ROUTE MARKING & CLEAN-UP:10:00AM-4:00PM
Volunteers are needed to hang up route directional arrows and signage along the route. Volunteers will work in teams and break the route up into sections to distribute the signs. After the walk, volunteers will remove all signs from the route.
BREAKDOWN & FINISH SITE:2:30PM-4:30PM
Volunteers are needed at the Finish Site (The Rush Companies/Park Plaza) at the Great Strides Gig Harbor Walk. Volunteers will assist with breakdown of the site (tables, chairs, tents, trash pick-up, etc.)
Good Match For
Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Time commitment varies on volunteer assignment