Help the RUN FOR AUTISM team at the Marine Corps Marathon Expo


Cause Areas


Fri Oct 28, 2016 10:00 AM - Sat Oct 29, 2016 06:00 PM


Gaylord National Resort201 Waterfront StOxon Hill, MD 20745


The Organization for Autism Research (OAR) is an official charity partner with the Marine Corps Marathon and is seeking friendly, outgoing, enthusiastic volunteers for support at the Health & Fitness Expo during race weekend. The Expo hosts more than 200 vendors featuring the latest in running footwear and apparel, nutrition, and technology. Additionally, the Expo is the home of packet pick-up for all marathon participants.

Volunteers will assist the OAR staff in greeting RUN FOR AUTISM team members who are signed up for the marathon, distributing materials and information about OAR and the RUN program, recruiting new runners for future RUN events, and maintaining a clean Expo space. Volunteers are needed for 3-4 hour shifts from 10AM-8 PM on Friday, October 28 and 8 AM-4 PM on Saturday, October 29. Volunteers will receive a free RUN FOR AUTISM t-shirt. Community service letters can be provided for school credit.

Available shifts are:

Friday, October 28:

10 AM - 12 PM
11 AM - 2 PM
1 - 4 PM
3 - 6 PM
5 - 8 PM

Saturday, October 29:

8 AM - 12 PM
11 AM - 2 PM
1 - 4 PM

Questions? Contact the RUN staff at


  • People Skills
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • 3+ Hours
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