Get involved at the UW Carbone Cancer Center

UW Carbone's Race for Research is only possible with the support of our tremendous group of volunteers.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, June 12

Gift Bag Assembly

Assemble gift bags for participants

Thursday, June 13

Early Packet Pick Up

Help with t-shirt and race-bib distribution

Event Day - Saturday, June 15

Data Entry

Work with the timing company to enter data on last minute registration and 5K winners.


Welcome participants and direct them to either registration or packet pick-up. 

Face Painting

Paint fun designs on kids' cheeks.

Day-of Registration

Sign up participants for the race and take payment.

Online Registration Check-In

Check in participants who registered online.

T-Shirt Handler

Keep the t-shirt table organized and help distribute t-shirts.

T-Shirt Runner

Go-between for the check-in table and t-shirt table.

Water Station

Pass out water along race route.

Food Table

Organize food table and pass out fruit and bagels to participants after they cross the finish line.

Gift Bag Handler

Pass out gift bags to participants when they’re exiting.


Placed along the course, you will cheer on runners and walkers. Noise makers and confetti will be provided!