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BAKER RIPLEY HOUSTON TURKEY TROT

What Is It?: A Thanksgiving Day foot race for about 15,000 runners; the event supports  BakerRipley, formerly Neighborhood Centers, the largest community development organization in Texas.

 

Help Needed: Hundreds of volunteers are needed to help with packet pickup, race day setup, water stations, serving foodand more.

 

Minimum Age to Volunteer: 15.  Volunteers aged 14 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Help Needed

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RACE VOLUNTEER

Help with the race set-up, water stations, handing out food or medals, the 1K kids run, and other tasksShift is from 5 AM to 10 AM on Thanksgiving Day.

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RUNNER PACKET PICK-UP VOLUNTEER

Help runners pick up their packets of registration materials at a local business. Pickup extends for 6 days; shifts range from 3 to 6 hours, 9 am – 7 pm.

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The race takes place in the Galleria area, and will start at the Plaza at Richmond5152 Richmond Avenue.  Please check the Turkey Trot website for more details.

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