2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis- Franklin Square, Philadelphia


Cause Areas


Sat May 20, 2017, 06:00 AM - 01:00 PM


Franklin Square200 N 6th StPhiladelphia, PA 19106


Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that rallies communities and raises funds to conquer arthritis, a disease that affects 50 million adults and 300,000 children, once and for all.

To make this event a success, we are looking to YOU to be one of volunteers to assist us with things like...

Event Set-Up: 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Assist with event set-up, layout, decoration, tables/chairs and signage.

Volunteer Registration : 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Register/check-in volunteers, hand-out volunteer t-shirts, direct volunteers to their stations.

Registration Area: 7:45 a.m.- 10:15 a.m.
Register new participants or hand out prizes and t-shirts to qualified participants. It will be loud and busy, so good listening and multi-tasking skills are essential for this job.

Refreshment Area: 7:45 a.m.- 10:15 a.m.
Hand out snacks and refreshments to participants, replenish as needed and keep area clean

Cheer Zone: 9:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Work with event officials to cheer on walkers!

Kids Area: 7:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Work in the kids area to help kids with crafts, games, face painting and activities.

Event Break-Down: 9:45 a.m. - Noon
Assist with event break-down (taking down decorations, tables/chairs and signage)

Photographers 8:00 a.m. - Noon

Entertainment (singers, bands, balloon artists, characters, face painting, massage therapists etc.)

Register online at https://www.kintera.org/faf/volunteerRegNew/contactUs.asp?ievent=1166670&lis=1&kntae1166670=7E73FD711AC240A2BD70031B61B55B9C

Questions or need more information, contact our Development Manager, Sara Smith, at sarasmith@arthritis.org or call the Arthritis Foundation at 267-238-9725.


  • Massage Therapy
  • Photography
  • Child Care
  • Food & Beverage Services

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Please specify if you have a job preference! Position will be assigned randomly unless requested!

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