Calling All Volunteers

With the Houston Walk to End Alzheimer’s just days away, the Alzheimer’s Association, Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter is still looking for additional volunteers to lend a hand.

We have extended our registration deadline and are searching for 50 more volunteers to help set-up, run and break down the event.  Fill out an application here.

There are multiple opportunities to help out including two shifts from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-4 p.m on Friday and starting at 5 a.m. on Saturday. ┬áHours are flexible so be sure to contact us even if you can’t work the entire shift.

As a volunteer, we count on your invaluable contribution of time and energy to make the event a success. Volunteers provide instrumental support in the following ways:

General Event Set-Up ΓÇô Set up tables, chairs, signs and other materials as needed.
Walker Registration ΓÇô Set up tables, check-in walkers according to lists, process donations, etc.
Event Runners ΓÇô Assist staff with pop-up needs, run information and materials throughout site.
Volunteer Check-In ΓÇô Assist with volunteer check-in, serve breakfast and attend as needed.
Roaming Advocates ΓÇô Stationed at registration and roaming: sign-up walkers to be advocates.
Walk Route Water Station ΓÇô Stationed around the route; pass out water to walkers.
Refreshment Monitors ΓÇô Stationed at the refreshment table.
Information Tables ΓÇô Stationed at one of the program, education, or recruitment tables.
Walk Route Monitors ΓÇô Set up the route with signs and supplies and also monitor the Walk.
Walk Cheer Squad ΓÇô Cheer & motivate walkers at the start/finish line and along the route.
Event Break Down ΓÇô Remove tables and chairs, pack materials, load-out and clean event area.

AlzTex Admin

The Alzheimer's Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter (www.alz.org/texas) consists of families, caregivers, scientists, health professionals, and concerned citizens who are committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer's Disease and to easing the burden of Alzheimer's Disease and related disorders on patients and their families and loved ones.