Silicon Valley Turkey Trot

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5K run/walk & 10k run benefiting:
The Healthier Kids Foundation
The Health Trust
The Housing Trust Silicon Valley
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Cruz County

Volunteer with us at the Turkey Trot expo Nov 20 to Nov. 25 and Thanksgiving Morning November 26, 2015

Volunteers are needed to help with the Turkey Trot! In 2014, over 2,000 volunteers helped make this event a success!

We need a variety of volunteer positions for the following dates:

  • Race Day (November 26, 2015) Downtown San Jose
  • Expo Days (November 20-26, 2015) at Sports Basement - Sunnyvale location

This is a great opportunity for groups (youth, adult, community and corporate groups). Shift times and volunteer tasks vary.

What can you do?

  • Team Leader: be a lead person for a group of volunteers in deployment and supervision
  • Course Monitor: help direct runners, watch for traffic, and cheer runners
  • Bib Packet Pickup: help runners collect their race bibs and information
  • Refreshments: set up tables, monitor distribution, and clean up

Guidelines & how to sign up

  • All volunteers must be pre-registered to volunteer
  • The minimum age to volunteer is 14 years
  • Here's How:
    • Complete and return the Turkey Trot Volunteer Application
      • Contact V. Torres at the email below to get a Volunteer Application
      • If ages 14-17, complete and return the Parent/Guardian Permission as well
    • We will contact you and send you a confirmation email with detailed instructions

For further information contact

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