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Cause Areas

When

Fri Apr 28, 2017 - Sun Apr 30, 2017

Where

8111 N. Stadium Dr.Houston, TX 77054


About

Volunteer SAG Drivers & Navigators Needed!

Looking for a new way to experience the BP MS 150? Take a front seat during ride weekend by volunteering as a SAG Driver/Navigator!

Overview: SAG Vehicles transport cyclists who are unable to ride to the next breakpoint.
Event Dates: April 29 - April 30, 2017 + Mandatory Trainings
Requirements:

  • Minimum commitment of 40 volunteer hours (which includes mandatory training, rental pickup Friday before the event and rental drop-off the Monday after the event, and SAG duties event weekend).
  • SAG volunteers must be able to work the entire weekend from 4:30am to close of the course each day.
  • SAG volunteers must pass a criminal background check and driver record screening per National MS Society guidelines.

Desired Skills & Qualifications:

  • Possess average visual acuity; the ability to drive a large 15-passenger van or box truck through tight rider and pedestrian areas.
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds, such as large bicycle.
  • It is important that SAG drivers practice patience and are able to handle high-pressure situations.

If you would like to learn more about what it takes to experience ride weekend from the front seat, email VolunteerBPMS150@nmss.org .

The BP MS 150 is a two-day fundraising cycling ride organized by The National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The ride is the largest event of its kind in North America. In 2015, the event raised more than $20 million for multiple sclerosis research and programs.

Approximately 13,000 cyclists participate and fundraise i each year to help make the world free of multiple sclerosis. The funds raised support vital services, programs and MS research for affected by MS.

Skills

  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Transportation
  • Bus/Van Driving
  • Customer Service
  • Operations

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • 40 hours

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