Armed Forces / Yellow Ribbon Volunteers

2019 Yellow Ribbon Project

Greetings Volunteers

The San Antonio River Walk Association is seeking individual volunteers and volunteer groups to help set-up Yellow Ribbons on trees along the River Walk from 9 AM- 1 PM on May 4th, and for ribbon removal on May 19th. Please see sign-up slots below for more information. 

This is a great volunteer oportunity for families, individuals, and community and school groups. recommended for ages 17 yrs + unless acommpanied by an adult or gaurdinan, since we will be transported on river boats to different areas along the downtown area of the river. 

Breakfast tacos, coffee, water and snacks will be provided.

Project Description 

Yellow Ribbon Project is a thoughtful way to honor those who serve! Yellow ribbons are hung on trees along the River Walk as a highlight of the annual Armed Forces River Parade on May 20. Ribbons are sold from April 1st -30th and displayed through parade day.

Honorees names will instantly appear on the River Walk website through parade day. Purchases may be made through the day of the paradeYellow Ribbons will be displayed on the trees along the River Walk May 5th-May 20th. Proceeds from ribbon sales are used to underwrite the Armed Forces River Parade, which is free and open to the public. Ribbons purchased online at for $5 each. 

Location: 203 S. St. Mary's ( River level of International Building)

Created by:   Javier Gonzalez
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Date (mm/dd/yyyy CDT) Available Slot
(Sat. 9:00am - 2:00pm)

Ribbon Set-Up (55)

Teams will be sent on barge to different areas of the river.

23 of 55 slots filled
(Sun. 10:30am - 12:30pm)

Ribbon removal (20)

Lots of walking will be involved, wear comfortable shoes.

15 of 20 slots filled
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