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How do I register to be a Volunteer?

Volunteer registration opens in Spring 2018.

Is there an age minimum to be a Volunteer?

All Volunteers should be at least 8 years of age or older. Any Volunteer under the age of 18 should have adult permission & supervision. All Volunteers will be required to electronically accept the terms of a waiver upon registration.  Volunteers under the age of 18 will need parental consent.

Can I form a team of Volunteers?

Yes, teams of Volunteers are welcome. Please contact us at velosano@ccf.org if you are interested in registering a group of Volunteers that would like to work together.

When will I receive confirmation that I am registered as a Volunteer?

You will immediately receive email confirmation once you’ve register as a Volunteer. Your Volunteer Captain will email you Event Weekend details (parking, arrival, etc.) no later than 2 weeks prior to your assigned job.

What should I wear when I volunteer?

You will receive an official VeloSano Volunteer t-shirt when you check-in for your shift. Please wear that t-shirt and comfortable, closed-toe shoes for your shift. Don’t forget to wear sunscreen and prepare for inclement weather.

Do I need to bring my own snacks and meals to my Volunteer shift?

A meal and water will be provided for all Volunteers. If you have food allergies or dietary restrictions, please prepare accordingly.

Will there be a place to keep my belongings during my shift?

A Volunteer check-in station will be located on Mall B in downtown Cleveland. Volunteers on the course will receive instructions on how to check in with their Volunteer Captain

How do I check-in on event day?

A Volunteer check-in station will be located on Mall B in downtown Cleveland and at each venue along the route. Please check-in prior to your shift. Contact your Volunteer Captain for more information.

Is there a fundraising minimum to Volunteer?

No. Volunteers are not required to fundraise but VeloSano is focused on raising as much money as possible for cancer research at Cleveland Clinic. We encourage Volunteers to register as a VeloSano Virtual Rider and fundraise for this worthy cause. It’s easy and there are no fundraising minimums as a Virtual Rider; just make the Required Self-Donation of $25 to kick-start your fundraising! This donation is tax deductible.