A Christmas Story Run

Sat December 1, 2018 Cleveland, OH US 44133 Directions

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5k Finish Line Area

Bus Tour Guides Boarding at 5k Bus Stop

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

This job requires you to ride the buses all day from Prospect St. to A Christmas Story House/Finish Line Bus boarding area. Some general knowledge of the area would be a plus but you will be given a area map. You will be answering a lot of runner's questions on where to go, area events. We are looking for someone with an outgoing funny personality to keep the bus ride FUN. Tell jokes and ask movie trivia questions which a cheat sheet of question/answers will be provided.

Location

@ End of Buhrer & W. 14 St the 5K Finish bus loading area you will board the buses and ride along and entertain the runner's on their ride back from the 5K Finish Line area.

Resources Needed

FAQ'S, Sponsor's Fun Fact's cheatsheets - 1+

ASK ME Volunteers @ Bus Loading Area 5K Finish Line Area

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

This job will require you to have general knowledge of the Tremont and downtown area. You will be answering questions that runners may have about the course, busing,areas to shop, where to eat and to guide them in the right direction. Your job will be to help answer questions runner's may have to help enhance their experience on race day.

Location

Bus Loading Area @ End of Buhrer & W. 14 St

Resources Needed

LOLIPOP ASK ME SIGN, FAQ'S SHEET (Provided) - 1+

5K Guides toward the chute to keep Canine traffic flow moving

You must be 20 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

Your job will be CRUCIAL in keeping the Canine traffic flow moving through the chute and also through the Finish line area in general. We do not want the Finish line to get bogged down. We must keep the traffic flow moving through the area so all participants can enjoy their experience.

MUST LOVE DOGS!!

Location

5K Finish Line
A Christmas Story House
3159 W 11th St
Cleveland OH

PACKET PICKUP @ RENIASSANCE on FRIDAY 11/30/2018

Friday 11/30/2018 Packet Pick up Registration at the Renaissance

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 30, 2018

Details

This position will require you to be VERY Computer knowledgeable. You must be able to bring a laptop to check in registered runners . You will be checking in registered runners and assigning them race bibs with numbers.

Location

Renaissance
Conference/Expo Center
24 Public Square
Cleveland,Oh

Resources Needed

LAPTOP/IPAD - 1+

Friday 11/30/2018 T-Shirt/Goodie Bag Distribution

You must be 15 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 30, 2018

Details

You job will be to pass out the registered runner's t-shirt's/goodie bags to them. Checking the runner's bib for the proper registered shirt size. You will mark off the runner's tab for the t-shirt/goodie bag with a black X to ensure that they only claim the registered shirt/bags. There will be NO exchanging of sizes until after the race has concluded.

Location

Renaissance
Conference/Expo Center
24 Public Square
Cleveland,Oh

Volunteer Check-in Friday 11/30 @ Renaissance

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 30, 2018

Details

This position will require you to bring a laptop and be able to quickly look up your volunteers as they arrive at the start of their shift. You will give them their Volunteer t-shirt and direct them where they need to go. You will then be a trouble shooter after check in is finished for whatever needs arise during the Packet -Pick Up.

Location

Renaissance
Convention/Expo Center
24 Public Square
Cleveland, Oh

Resources Needed

LAPTOP/IPAD - 1+

10K FINISH LINE

10K Finish Line Food Distribution

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

You will be assigned to one of the food stations serving the runners either bananas, yogurt, hot ovaltine, cookies maintaining the supplies of food on the tables and keeping a clean area. Making sure that all trash is cleaned up. After the runner's have all come through to clean up the whole area and tear down the tables.

Location

Superior Ave in front of the Ice Skating Rink near the Start/Finish Line area.

10K Finish Line Nurse/Medic/EMT/First Responder

December 1, 2018

This volunteer task is full.

Details

This job will require you to be current Red Cross First Aid/CPR Certified. We will ask that you bring along all certifications and licenses. You will need to be prepared to Administer First Aid to Runner's if a Medical Emergency shall arise. You will need to be in contact with Race Directors/Volunteer Coordinator if 911 Services are needed.

Location

the Start Finish Line Superior Ave in front of the Ice Skating Rink

10K Finish Line Bumpus Hound Treats

December 1, 2018

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Your job will be to provide the Bumpus Hounds who are participating in the race their (2) dog treats at the conclusion of their race at the 5K Finish Line replenishment Area. Just like their humans they get rewarded are refueled for a job well done!

Location

the Start/ Finish Line area on Superior Ave in front of the Ice Skating Rink

10K Finish Line Medal Distribution

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

Pass out medals to the finishers (10K finishers bibs will be RED and have a pull off tab once you have given them a medal be sure to mark tab with a black X. Do NOT give out any other medals to any other than to finishers with RED bibs.
The 5K finishers are color GREEN coded and Virtual runners are white they are NOT entitled to medal at the 10K finish line NO exceptions.

Location

On Superior Ave. in front of the Ice Skating Rink near the Start/Finish Line area.

10K Finish Line Ask Me /Lolipops for the Bumpus Hounds

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

This job will require you to have general knowledge of the Tremont and downtown area. You will be answering questions that runners may have about the course, busing, areas to shop, where to eat that may be dog friendly and to guide them in the right direction. Your job will be to help answer questions runner's may have about the Bumpus Hounds in the race and to help enhance their experience on race day.

Location

1- Superior Ave
1- Near the Bumpus Hound Info tent/Packet pick-up location on the lawn
1-Near the start/Finish line area

Resources Needed

Lolipop Sign will be provided - 1+

Bumpus Hound Marshall's @ the Start Line

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

Your job is to makes sure that the Bumpus Hounds/owners are in the correct lines at the Start Line we must keep the correct people in the right wave lines. You need to keep order and functionality so that the waves of the start of the race goes off without a hitch and everyone's overall experience goes off well.

Location

Superior Ave in front of the Ice Skating Rink

10K Finish Line Bumpus Hound Poo Poo Cleaning Crew

December 1, 2018

Details

Your job is to walk around the square and make certain that the dog owners did not leave any unwanted piles of doggie poo poo behind in the square and in the grassy lawn area for the dogs to congregate in the morning. The A Christmas Story Run & House wants to stay on good terms with the City of Cleveland and Terminal Tower.

Location

The Start/ Finish Line area on Superior Ave in front of the Ice Skating Rink, the doggie check in area on the lawn in the square's grassy areas.

Resources Needed

Provided Poo poo Scooper and Baggies - 1+

RACE DAY DOG/HUMAN REGISTRATION OUTSIDE LOCATED IN SQUARE AT WHITE TENT

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

This position will require you to be VERY Computer knowledgeable. You must be able to bring a laptop to check in registered runners . You will be checking in registered runners and assigning them race bibs with numbers.

Location

****NOTE THIS POSITION WILL BE OUTSIDE IN THE ELEMENTS YOU WILL NEED TO HAVE A FULLY CHARGED COMPUTER/LAPTOP AND COME DRESSED FOR THE ELEMENTS.**** YOU WILL BE LOCATED IN THE WHITE TENT BEHIND THE ICE SKATING RINK IN PUBLIC SQUARE. IT WILL BE IN THE LARGE GRASSY LAWN AREA BEHIND THE ICE SKATING RINK.

PACKET PICK UP on MONDAY 11/26/2018

Packet Pick-Up Registration 11/26 @ 2nd Sole Lakewood

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 26, 2018

Details

This position will require you to be VERY Computer knowledgeable. You must be able to bring a laptop to check in registered runners . You will be checking in registered runners and assigning them race bibs with numbers.

Location

2ND SOLE
18636 Detroit Rd.
Lakewood, Oh

Resources Needed

LAPTOP/IPAD - 1+

Packet Pick-Up Registration 11/26 @ SouthPark Mall

November 26, 2018

Details

This position will require you to be VERY Computer knowledgeable. You must be able to bring a laptop to check in registered runners . You will be checking in registered runners and assigning them race bibs with numbers.

Location

SouthPark Mall
500 SouthPark Center
Strongsville,Ohio
Located inside the mall south main entrance near Dick's Sporting Goods & Dillard's

Resources Needed

LAPTOP/IPAD - 1+

Packet Pick-Up Registration 11/26 @ Second Sole Lyndhurst

November 26, 2018

Details

This position will require you to be VERY Computer knowledgeable. You must be able to bring a laptop to check in registered runners . You will be checking in registered runners and assigning them race bibs with numbers.

Location

Second Sole
5114 Mayfield Rd
Lyndhurst, OH

Resources Needed

IPAD/LAPTOP - 1+

Monday 11/26 T-Shirt/Goodie Bag Distribution @ Second Sole Lyndhurst

November 26, 2018

Details

You job will be to pass out the registered runner's t-shirt's/goodie bags to them. Checking the runner's bib for the proper registered shirt size. You will mark off the runner's tab for the t-shirt/goodie bag with a black X to ensure that they only claim the registered shirt/bags. There will be NO exchanging of sizes until after the race has concluded.

Location

Second Sole
5114 Mayfield Rd
Lyndhurst, OH

Monday 11/26 T-Shirt/Goodie Bag Distribution @ Southpark Mall

November 26, 2018

Details

You job will be to pass out the registered runner's t-shirt's/goodie bags to them. Checking the runner's bib for the proper registered shirt size. You will mark off the runner's tab for the t-shirt/goodie bag with a black X to ensure that they only claim the registered shirt/bags. There will be NO exchanging of sizes until after the race has concluded.

Location

SouthPark Mall
500 SouthPark Center
Strongsville,Ohio

Monday 11/26 T-Shirt/Goodie Bag Distribution @ 2nd Sole Lakewood

November 26, 2018

Details

You job will be to pass out the registered runner's t-shirt's/goodie bags to them. Checking the runner's bib for the proper registered shirt size. You will mark off the runner's tab for the t-shirt/goodie bag with a black X to ensure that they only claim the registered shirt/bags. There will be NO exchanging of sizes until after the race has concluded.

Location

2ND SOLE
18636 Detroit Rd.
Lakewood, Oh

PACKET PICK UP @ RENIASSANCE on RACE DAY 12/1/2018

Saturday 12/1 Race Day Registration @ Renaissance

December 1, 2018

Details

This position will require you to be VERY Computer knowledgeable. You must be able to bring a laptop to check in registered runners . You will be checking in registered runners and assigning them race bibs with numbers.

Location

Renaissance
Conference/Expo Center
24 Public Square
Cleveland,Oh

Resources Needed

LAPTOP/IPAD - 1+

Saturday 12/1 Race Day T-Shirt/Goodie Bag Distribution @ Renaissance

You must be 15 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

You job will be to pass out the registered runner's t-shirt's/goodie bags to them. Checking the runner's bib for the proper registered shirt size. You will mark off the runner's tab for the t-shirt/goodie bag with a black X to ensure that they only claim the registered shirt/bags. There will be NO exchanging of sizes until after the race has concluded.

Location

Renaissance
Conference/Expo Center
24 Pubic Square
Cleveland, Oh

Renaissance Packet Pick up Misc volunteer needs

Volunteer Hostess

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 30, 2018

This volunteer task is full.

Details

This job will consist of letting volunteers into the locked designated lunch lounge. Making sure that the food is stocked, beverages are cold and placed out for volunteers. You will be responsible for rotating the volunteers in & out for lunches. You will also be in charge of keeping the area clean.

Location

Renaissance
Event/Expo Center
24 Public Square
Cleveland, OH

Post Race T-Shirt Swap @ Renaissance In Expo Center

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

This volunteer task is full.

Details

You job duties will consist of swapping out race shirts with registered runner's IF their are any race shirts left after the race has been completed. They can swap out any UNUSED t-shirt with another shirt of another size.

Location

Renaissance
Convention/Expo Center
24 Public Square
Cleveland, Oh

Race Day Volunteer Check-in @ Renaissance

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 0018

Details

This position will require you to bring a laptop and be able to quickly look up your volunteers as they arrive at the start of their shift. You will give them their Volunteer t-shirt and direct them where they need to go. You will then be a trouble shooter after check in is finished for whatever needs arise during the Packet -Pick Up.

Location

Renaissance
Convention/Expo Center
24 Public Square
Cleveland, Oh

Resources Needed

LAPTOP/IPAD - 1+

Goodie Bag Stuffing

Bag Stuffing @ St. Wendelin's Church

November 3, 2018

November 4, 2018

Details

You will be stuffing race goodie bags for the runners with all the Sponsor's item's. We will be stuffing paper and other misc. items into a draw string type of bag.

Location

St. Wendelin's Church
2281 Columbus Rd
Cleveland, OH 44113

Water Stop @ St. Augustine's

Waterstation

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

Prepare water station by providing and setting up the tables. You will be providing wide scoop shovels for cleaning up cups/bottles. Bring Trash bags.You will need to build a tower out of cups filling them 3/4 of the way full of water. Provide runners with water during the run. Clean up all cups/bottled water and trash. To provide a safe course for Runners. The Hydration station is one of the most important places on the course for the runners.

Location

St Augustine's Church
2486 W. 14th St.
Cleveland Oh44113

Resources Needed

Wide Scoup Shovel - 1+

Bumpus Hound Poo Poo Clean up @ Water Station

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Your job is to walk around the area of park designated for doggie relief station and make certain that the dog owners did not leave any unwanted piles of doggie poo poo behind in the squared area and in the grassy lawn area for the dogs. The A Christmas Story Run & House wants to stay on good terms with the City of Cleveland , Tremont Neighborhood and St. Augustine Parishoner's.

Location

St Augustine's Church
2486 W. 14th St.
Cleveland Oh44113

Other Tasks

5K FINISH LINE Medals Distribution

You must be 14 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Pass out medals to the finishers (10K finishers bibs will be RED and have a pull off tab once you have given them a medal be sure to mark tab with a black X. Do NOT give out any other medals to any other than to finishers with RED bibs.
The 5K finishers are color GREEN coded and Virtual runners are white they are NOT entitled to medal at the 10K finish line NO exceptions.

Location

5K Finish Line
A Christmas Story House
3159 W 11th St
Cleveland OH

5K First Aid Medic/Nurse /First Responder

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

This volunteer task is full.

Details

This job will require you to be current Red Cross First Aid/CPR Certified. We will ask that you bring along all certifications and licenses. You will need to be prepared to Administer First Aid to Runner's if a Medical Emergency shall arise. You will need to be in contact with Race Directors/Volunteer Coordinator if 911 Services are needed.

Location

5K Finish Line
3159 W. 11Th St.
Cleveland,Oh

Resources Needed

First Aid KIt - 1

5K FINISH LINE Food Distribution

You must be 12 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

You will be assigned to one of the food stations serving the runners either bananas, yogurt, hot ovaltine, cookies maintaining the supplies of food on the tables and keeping a clean area. Making sure that all trash is cleaned up. After the runner's have all come through to clean up the whole area and tear down the tab

Location

5K Finish Line
A Christmas Story House
3159 W 11th St
Cleveland OH

5K Finish Ask Me/Lolipops for the Bumpus Hounds

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

This job will require you to have general knowledge of the Tremont and downtown area. You will be answering questions that runners may have about the course, busing, areas to shop, where to eat that may be dog friendly and to guide them in the right direction. Your job will be to help answer questions runner's may have about the Bumpus Hounds in the race and to help enhance their experience on race day.

Location

1- At the intersection of W.11th St. and Buhrer Ave
1-At the Bumpus Hounds Relief Station for dogs on Buhrer Ave.
1-On Buhrer Ave. just past the Food Distribution Tents on the West side closest to the Bus area.

Resources Needed

Ask Lolipop Sign for Bumpus Hounds & FAQ's List Provided - 1+

Bus Loaders/Unloaders @ 5K Finish Line Area

You must be 14 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

This job will take some organizational skills. It is vital to keep the traffic of runners flowing at a rapid pace so not to cause long wait times going back to Prospect St. near the start/finish line. You will direct runners through the bus boarding process as they return to the downtown from the Finish Line and to receive the runners off of the bus at Prospect St. and direct them towards Renaissance for awards.

Location

@ End of Buhrer & W. 14 St the 5K Finish bus loading area

ASK ME Volunteers @ 5K Finish Line

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

This job will require you to have general knowledge of the Tremont and downtown area. You will be answering questions that runners may have about the course, busing,areas to shop, where to eat and to guide them in the right direction. Your job will be to help answer questions runner's may have to help enhance their experience on race day.

Location

5K Finish Line
3159 W. 11th St.
Cleveland Oh

Resources Needed

LOLIPOP ASK ME SIGN, FAQ'S Sheet (Provided) - 1+

5K Finish Line Bumpus Hound Poo Poo Cleaning Crew

December 1, 2018

Details

Your job is to walk up and down the residential streets (W. 11th, Buhrer and Rowley and make certain that the dog owners did not leave any unwanted piles of doggie poo poo behind in the home owners properties. The A Christmas Story Run & House wants to stay on good terms with the homeowners that we continue to help in the area.

Location

West 11th St., Buhrer and Rowley.

Resources Needed

provided pooper scooper & Baggies - 1+

5K FINISH LINE Ovaltine

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

December 1, 2018

Details

You will be assigned to one of the food stations serving the runners either bananas, yogurt, hot ovaltine, cookies maintaining the supplies of food on the tables and keeping a clean area. Making sure that all trash is cleaned up. After the runner's have all come through to clean up the whole area and tear down the tab

Location

5K Finish Line
A Christmas Story House
3159 W 11th St
Cleveland OH

5K Finish Line Bumpus Hound Treats

December 1, 2018

Details

Your job will be to provide the Bumpus Hounds who are participating in the race their (2) dog treats at the conclusion of their race at the 5K Finish Line replenishment Area. Just like their humans they get rewarded are refueled for a job well done!

Location

Buhrer Ave. just past the Old Man's Beer Garden