KW Oktoberfest 5K Fun Run

Kick-off Thanksgiving Day by participating in the Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest 5K Fun Run down the parade route! Top male and female finishers are whisked away to ride in the Oktoberfest Thanksgiving Day Parade. Run to support a local charity, or simply run for fun!

* Cheer runners as they run down the route
* Ensure safety regulations are in place and being adhered to
* Assist with logistics and evening planning, including the after party, prizes, awards, gift bags, shuttle bus to the start of race, etc.
* Assist with volunteer management, including training, preparation, information session.
* Coordinate social media by creating messages and website maintenance (ensuring web content is up-to-date)
* Participate in promotional activities by visiting local sports businesses/running stores to hand out information

* High energy with positive attitude
* Organization and event management skills; strong teamwork skills
* Comfortable with cold calling or promoting information to strangers

* Seeking day of volunteers