Be a Volunteer

About Be a Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for signing up to volunteer! Your participation is critical to the success of our event. We're offering a range of volunteer opportunities to give you plenty of ways you can get involved and show your support. 


  • Help send out information about the Walk to encourage individuals and teams to register.
  • Make outreach efforts to potential teams.
  • Help identify potential new teams, walkers and runners.


  • Identify potential new businesses to sponsor the event.
  • Make outreach efforts to potential new sponsors.
  • Ensure all sponsor receive their benefits for support.

Communication/Social Media

  • Help determine what messages need to be sent and when.
  • Work on our website and through our social media accounts to update/schedule content.
  • Outreach efforts to media contact to help promote the event.

Logistics/Event Experience

  • Help determine the virtual experience for Walk Day, including live broadcast of the event.
  • Determine all on-site (Pittsburgh, PA) logistic needs, including recruitment of volunteers to help day of.
  • Set-up/tear down at Kennywood Park.

Day Of Volunteer (Kennywood Park)

  • Help check in Runners and Walkers at Registration
  • Help guide runners during the 5K
  • Children's Activites
  • T-shirt pickup
  • General event support