Step Up for KIDS

Sat April 2 - Sat April 30 Wichita, KS 67203 US Directions

Set up

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Help unpack cars and set up venue for the event.

Location

Volunteer Parking (SW parking lot)

Greeters

April 30, 2022

Details

Welcome participants and help them navigate the venue (i.e. show them or explain where check in is, water stations, restrooms, etc). Your main role is to look for people who don't seem to know where they are going. You are a navigator to help people get where they need to be. Cowtown is rather large and can be intimidating to newly bereaved. Please engage them with care and compassion while you assist them in finding their way. Greeters are one of the most important volunteers...they set the tone of the event.

Assist participants in sending Baby Bubbles up in the sky as an attendant of a bubble station, adjusting helium as needed and passing the wand to give each person an opportunity.

Location

Check-in at the Saloon. Greeters are staggered through out Old Cowtown from the visitor parking lot to the Empire House where check-in is housed.

Coffee

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Set out coffee and water for the participants.
**Mask required

Location

Check-in at Saloon. Boardwalk in front of Empire House.

Volunteer Hospitality

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Assist with handing out food and beverages to incoming volunteers.
**Mask required

Location

Check-in at Saloon

Registration

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Assist with registration of both the memorial walk and the race, hand out packets, and door prize slips. Help with bibs, and timing chips for runners.

Location

Check in at Saloon then proceed to Empire House

5K Race Course Marshal

April 30, 2022

Details

Help get runners in position for the start of the race. Make sure runners stay on the route. Fill water cups and pass them out to the runners as they come by.

Location

Check-in at Saloon then Meet at the grassy area next to start/finish line to be staggered along 5K race route

Snacks

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Help setup/clean up and hand out food and beverages to participants.

Location

Check-in at Saloon then proceed to boardwalk outside Empire House

5K Shuttle Drivers

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Drive 5K course marshals to their designated spot on the 5K course. You will be given a color coded map or where to drop off and pick up course marshals.

Location

Check-in at Saloon then proceed to meet at the grassy area next to start/finish line.

DJ Table

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Arrange DJ table with prizes, assist DJ with door prizes, list winners on dry erase board in case winner didn't hear their name on the PA.

Door prizes numbers will be in a kitty litter pail marked door prizes. It will be at the registration table until registration is almost done. Registration will either bring it to you or you can go get it when you start door prizes at 9:30. Reg. people will periodically bring more numbers as registrants check in.

Location

Check-in at Saloon then proceed to In front of the Drug Store

Friday Memorial Walk Set Up

April 29, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers will walk the memorial course to place baby memorial signs. Volunteers must be able to drive stakes into the ground around the course. Volunteers should wear comfortable clothing, shoes and bring work gloves.

Location

Old Cowtown Museum Ball field near employee/volunteer parking lot on west side of cowtown

Photographers

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Take photos of all aspects of the event with your cell phone. We hope photographers will be creative and sensitive to those who are grieving. Please send photos to KIDS Network via email or Facebook. Thank you!

Location

Check-in at Saloon then proceed to Empire House

Tally

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Tally will be set up outside.

Location

Check-in at Saloon then proceed to Empire House

Cleanup

April 30, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Clean up any event supplies around Cowtown. Make sure trash is picked up and taken out to bins in volunteer parking lot. Wipe down and put tables and chairs back in buildings. Gather directional signs along route and around Cowtown. Pack cars with event supplies and unload at KIDS Network.

Location

Old Cowtown

Children's Fair

April 30, 2022

Details

Help set up children games, monitor games and sanitize as needed. Help clean up.
*Mask required

Location

Check in at the Saloon

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