Volunteer Form

The 14th Annual Colon Cancer Challenge would not be possible without the help of our wonderful volunteers. We have opportunities for all ages and groups.

We need more than 110 volunteers to ensure a safe and fun day for all at the Colon Cancer Challenge on April 2nd and 30th. We have opportunities for everyone, including groups: distribute T-Shirts, pass out refreshments for walkers/runners, accept donations and so much more.

To sign up, fill out the form below and click SUBMIT!

Please feel free to call the Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation at 914.305.6674 or email at info@coloncancerchallenge.org with any questions or concerns

Set Up – Day Before Event (Friday Noon – 5 PM)

  • 5 volunteers
  • Assist event coordinator with set up tables/chairs/supplies/banners etc…

Set Up – Day Of Event 8:15 AM – 11:00 AM

  • 15 volunteers
  • Assist with inflating and weighing down start/finish arch
  • Assist with set up of Rollin’ Colon Breakdown start/finish line

T-shirts 7:50 AM – 12:00 PM

  • 10 volunteers
  • Distribute finisher t-shirts to individuals before or after the race
  • Collect pull-tab from bib when distributing t-shirt
  • Maintain an organized t-shirt tent and tables

Refreshments 7:50 AM – 12:00 PM

  • 10 volunteers
  • Cut bagels
  • Pour coffee/water
  • Refill refreshments as needed
  • Maintain a neat refreshment area.

Bag Check 7:50 AM – 12:00 PM

  • 10 volunteers
  • Must be organized
  • Obtain pull-tab from runner bib
  • Affix tab to participant bag with safety pin
  • Place bag in correct checked area
  • Locate correct bag upon participants return – only give bag to participant with matching bib number.

Info Booth 7:45 AM – 11:00 AM

  • 3 volunteers
  • Must have knowledge of event, site, course
  • Give information
  • Give proper directions/instructions.

Directional 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

  • 12 volunteers
  • Must be familiar with event site and race course
  • Will be given a particular location at the event
  • Give proper directions/instructions

Kid’s Fun Run 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM

  • 5 volunteers
  • Assist event coordinator assembling children prior to each Kid’s Fun Run division
  • Distribute medals to each participant
  • Assist coordinator with returning children to their parent safely.

Break Down 10:45 AM – 1:00 PM

  • 15 volunteers
  • Assist with inflating and weighing down start/finish arch
  • Assist with set up of Rollin’ Colon
  • Breakdown start/finish line and Rollin’ Colon

**Water Stop

  • 10 volunteers
  • Fill cups at water stops before race starts and continue to refill as needed throughout the race
  • Maintain a neat water stop.

**Course Marshals

  • 28+ volunteers
  • Will be given a particular location along the race route where they will need to stay for the entirety of the race
  • Help direct runners in the proper direction

Volunteer Registration Form

If you respond and have not already registered, you will receive periodic updates and communications from Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation.

* I would like to help produce the event. I am available to volunteer at the following events

 (Positions marked with (**) have a mandatory orientation)