2020 Walk MS: Colorado Springs
2020 Walk MS: Colorado Springs

2020 Walk MS: Colorado Springs

Walk MS brings together a community of passionate individuals to connect and raise funds to change the world for everyone affected by MS.  In its lifetime, Walk MS has raised over $1 billion since 1988 and this year over 230,000 participants will raise over $38M at 356 events across the country.  This will enable us to continue empowering people affected by MS to solve everyday problems, ensuring comprehensive high quality healthcare and delivering breakthroughs to a cure.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Walk MS: Colorado Springs event on Saturday, May 16, 2020. Please choose your preferred volunteer shift(s)/activities.

Some things to remember: 

  • Pay special attention to the descriptions to make sure you are able to handle what each role entails. 
  • Final confirmation with full details will be sent to you the MONDAY of event week.
  • If there is a requirement for a background check or proof of insurance/medical license/etc. I will be reaching out to you directly after you sign-up. 
Location: ACACIA PARK - 115 E. Platte Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Created by:   Brittany McGarry
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Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Time (MDT) Available Slot
05/15/2020 (Fri.) 9:00am - 12:00pm  


Organizes event bins, folds t-shirts, blows up balloons, loads van

1 of 4 slots filled
Miranda Walker
12:00pm - 5:00pm  

Base Camp Setup (8)

Unloads and distributes supplies, sets up tents, tables, and chairs, hangs banners and signage, decorates tents and tables (lifting/movement required, less than 50 lbs) **times will vary within this window**

7 of 8 slots filled
Diana Campbell
Joshua Lindsey
Ruth Gardner
Amy Stretmater
Malachi Price
Builder Funnel
Nicole Raymond
05/16/2020 (Sat.) 5:30am - 11:30am  

Route Set Up/Tear Down (4)

Supports setting up crucial route turn points to ensure participants stay on track


Volunteer Check-In

Greets and checks in volunteers, hands out t-shirts, directs volunteers to designated spots

Anna Mlaker
First choice
6:00am - 9:30am  

Basecamp Set Up (15)

Sets up and decorates as directed(supplies are provided) ; Unloads and distributes supplies, sets up tents, tables, and chairs, hangs banners and signage, decorates tents and tables (lifting required, less than 50 lbs)

2 of 15 slots filled
Kayleigh Campbell
Joshua Lindsey
6:00am - 9:30am  

Parking Crew (6)

Provides transportation via golf cart for VIPs, participants with mobility issues and sponsors as needed. Provides helpful information to participants about parking and event site areas (Note: you should NOT be directing traffic)

6:30am - 10:30am  

Participant Registration (CASH Handler) (3)

Greets and checks-in participants, collecting pledge envelopes and donations, providing general event information. **Background check required**

1 of 3 slots filled
Miranda Walker

Participant Registration (8)

Greets and checks in participants; provides general event information; hands out t-shirts to qualified participants

2 of 8 slots filled
Sandi Watkins
Elizabeth Kahn-Lanning

Team Village Area (2)

Hangs signage and decorates team tents (supplies are provided) and helps direct teams to designated spots; provides great customer service to our top fundraising teams

1 of 2 slots filled
Jennifer Porter
6:30am - 11:30am  

Mission Tent (2)

Sets up/breaks down area, manages the mission area during the event which includes distributing Society materials, "I Walk with MS" t-shirts and speaking to constituents about the Society


VIP Tent (2)

Assists VIP participants at the VIP tent. Tasks include setting up/breaking down, decorating, providing great customer service, and checking access credentials

7:00am - 11:00am  

Food & Beverage Early Support (2)

Sets up and organizes food area

7:00am - 11:30am  

Kids Korner & Pooches Place Area (3)

Welcomes participants and their kids & pooches. Assists with distributing dog treats, water bowls and poop baggies and other Kids Korner needs **Background check required**

7:30am - 11:30am  

Food & Beverage (10)

Hands out food to participants, helps make and serve pancakes; cleans up area once event is over *Basic and safe food preparation and handling is required

2 of 10 slots filled
Malachi Price
Builder Funnel
Nicole Raymond
Nicole Raymond
8:00am - 11:30am  

Candid Photographer (3)

Helps capture priceless moments of our participants, volunteers and staff - cameras are NOT provided

1 of 3 slots filled
LAURA Allton

Hydration Station #2 (3)

Sets up/takes down the site, runs hydration stations, provides excellent customer service. (Occasional lifting may be required)


Route Marshal/Course Support (20)

Posts at crucial points throughout the route to help direct and cheer on participants; route support as needed

8 of 20 slots filled
Ross Wetmore (8)
Tejon Lodge 104 Ancient Free & Accepted Masons
8:00am - 12:00pm  

Medical (RESERVED for Rocky Mountain Medical) (2)

Administers First-Aid/CPR/general support to event participants as needed, **medical certification proof required (EMT, EMS, RN, etc.)**

8:30am - 10:30am  


9:00am - 12:00pm  

Cheer Crew

Cheers on our participants at the Start/Finish line (Note: Noisemakers/encouraging signs are encouraged!)

6 slots filled - more available
Ruth Gardner
Kayla Dome
Jonathan Vogel
Jeff Bourquin (2)
10:30am - 2:00pm  

Basecamp Breakdown (15)

Activities include: Cleaning up the event site, taking down decorations, signage and banners, breaking down tents, tables, and chairs, organizing and loading supplies (heavy lifting required ?50lbs).

1 of 15 slots filled
Robert Carey
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