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ORGANIZATION: GMHC (Gay Men's Health Crisis)

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Have you heard the news??? GMHC is planning to be back in Central Park for AIDS Walk New York on Sunday, May 15, 2022. Since 1986, AIDS Walk New York has been the world’s largest and most visible HIV/AIDS fundraising event. Much of its success is due to the hundreds of volunteers who support the event every year. That’s where you come in! We would love for you to volunteer...and share the invite with your friends, family, and colleagues. Please click on the link below to view details on volunteer roles, descriptions, and shifts.

Registration for Volunteer Groups: https://forms.gle/7FE1idAAahtzAqnZA

Registration for Individual Volunteers: https://forms.gle/2u8vp4jJZhsPWpmm7

Checkpoint Volunteers on the Route - 7:00am - 12:00pm
  • Stationed at checkpoints on the route. Assist with set-up, management, and clean-up of the checkpoint. Distribute food and beverages and direct Walkers to services such as restrooms and first aid.
  • Suitable for volunteers 13+ years old

Delineators Volunteers - 7:00am - 1:30pm

  • Responsible for setting up and maintaining the delineator cones along the route in Central Park. Once Walkers have completed the route, the Delineator Volunteers will take down the delineators along the route in Central Park.
  • Suitable for volunteers 16+ years old

Route Marshalls - 7:00am - 1:00pm

  • Stationed at specific locations and intersections along the route, assisting with and facilitating the flow of pedestrian, park cyclist, and Walker traffic. Marshalls do not direct vehicular traffic. Marshalls are responsible for keeping Walkers within the delineators, cheering on and supporting the Walkers, as well as responding to and reporting any medical situations that may arise in conjunction with our First Aid/Medical Services.
  • Suitable for volunteers 16+ years old

Sign-In Volunteers - 7:00am - 11:00am

  • Collect donations, register Walkers, and process contributions.
  • Suitable for volunteers 18+ years old

Totaling Volunteers - 11:00am - 3:00pm

  • Assist with counting, tallying, and processing donations.
  • Suitable for volunteers 18+ years old

Venue Volunteers - 7:00am - 11:00am OR 11:00am - 4:00pm

  • Help set-up and maintain the AIDS Walk venue, located at the beautiful Naumburg Bandshell of Central Park. Venue Volunteers welcome and direct walkers, pass out snacks, cheer people across the finish line, breakdown equipment at the end of the day, and keep Central Park clean.
  • Suitable for volunteers 16+ years old

Saturday Set-Up Crew - 10:00am - 2:00pm

  • Help us get ready for AIDS Walk! Come a day early on Saturday, May 14 th to transform Central Park into AIDS Walk Central.
  • Suitable for volunteers 16+ years old
More Info about AIDS Walk: https://ny.aidswalk.net/

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About GMHC (Gay Men's Health Crisis)

Location:

307 West 38th Street, New York, New York, NY 10018, US

Mission Statement

GMHC fights to end the AIDS epidemic and uplift the lives of all affected.

Description

GMHC is a not-for-profit, volunteer-supported and community-based organization committed to national leadership in the fight against AIDS. We provide HIV and STI testing, food and nutrition programs, housing support, workforce development, legal assistance, advocacy for benefits and health insurance, mental health and emotional support, substance use counseling, and more.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Hunger
LGBTQ+
Advocacy & Human Rights, Hunger, LGBTQ+

WHEN

Sun May 15, 2022
07:00 AM - 04:00 PM

WHERE

Terrace Drive and West 72nd StreetNew York, NY 10019

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Community Outreach
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Varies. See shifts in description.

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