Help Us By Volunteering!
The more volunteers provided to The Great Inflatable Race on behalf of the Ronald McDonald House, the more we benefit from the event! Want to help with packet pickup? Interested in helping blow up the inflatables for race day? We have shifts for everyone! You can help with Race Day Registration, hand out water, encourage our runners, or be an Inflatable Bouncer.
Interested in volunteering for a shift? Complete our form below.
Volunteers must be 18 or older. Volunteers who are ages 16-17 can volunteer as long as a supervising adult is volunteering for the same shift.
Packet Pickup: On the day before the race, assist with checking people into The Great Inflatable Race event using tablet computers. Sell merchandise, hand out T-shirts, etc.
Race Day Registration: Assist with checking people into The Great Inflatable Race event using tablet computers. Sell merchandise, hand out T-shirts, etc.
Inflatable Bouncers: Bouncers are responsible for ensuring the safety of participants and equipment. They also help keep the crowd pumped and take group pictures. These key individuals may be required to receive additional training prior to the event. Some heavy lifting may be involved. Must be 18 or older.
Water Station: Fill cups with water and hand them to runners as they pass by. Assist with cleanup of cups and any garbage left behind.
Traffic Control: Ensure that runners are running on the right course. Encourage runners as they pass by.
Finish Line Cheering Team: Cheer for the runners as the cross the finish line; this shift is great for large groups of people and/or cheerleading teams.
Photographer: If you have a love for photography and have your own camera, we want you! Come to the race and take pictures of our racers having tons of fun. Please note that you must provide your own equipment. You will be asked to submit copies of any photos or videos taken to TGIR so that we can share them with our participants.
Race Day Cleanup: Assist The Great Inflatable Race crew in deflating and packing inflatables, loading equipment, and picking up trash. Some heavy lifting may be involved.
RMH will confirm your volunteer shift by Friday, June 30, 2017.