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Volunteer

There are many ways to engage and volunteer during the weeks leading up to and the day of the Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K!

As a volunteer, you can be a Y Ambassador, help promote the Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K at a community event, or volunteer the day of the 5K!

General Volunteer Opportunities

  1. Follow this link to a listing of Turkey Trot volunteer opportunities throughout the region.
  2. Select an activity where you’d like to volunteer, then click on the blue button ‘volunteer’ to the right of the role you are interested in.
  3. You will be prompted to log in with your username & password, or create one if your first time.
  4. For first time volunteers, you will be led to review our volunteer policies. (*Volunteers under the age of 18 will need a parent/guardian to initial the waiver)

You will receive an automatic confirmation once sign-up is completed!

A Y associate will be in contact with additional details. For volunteers joining us Thanksgiving morning, directions, and FAQ’s will be emailed to you two weeks prior to Thanksgiving.

If you’re a group interested in volunteering during Turkey Trot season please contact Eric Somerville (ericsomerville@ymaryland.org) for more information.

If you have any other volunteer questions, please email turkeytrot@ymaryland.org.

More detailed information, directions, and FAQ’s will be emailed to you two weeks prior to Thanksgiving.

If you’re a group interested in volunteering please contact Eric Somerville (ericsomerville@ymaryland.org) for more information.

If you have any other volunteer questions, please email turkeytrot@ymaryland.org.

Y Turkey Trot Ambassador Program

Want to make a tangible difference to the lives of children and adults living in poverty in our community? Help by becoming a Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K Ambassador! Ambassadors play an important voluntary role in the success of the Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K and are a part of something special and important.

Rewards include:

  • A long-sleeved limited edition Turkey Trot shirt
  • Access to a private Ambassador Facebook Group
  • An invitation to our Ambassador Kick-Off Party
  • A fundraising page and coaching
  • First dibs on additional volunteer opportunities.
  • A great feeling for helping others and being a part of something bigger.

Register today.

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