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 food, and more.
Minimum Age to Volunteer: 15. Volunteers aged 14 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Help with the race set-up, water stations, handing out food or medals, the 1K kids run, and other tasks. Shift is from 5 AM to 10 AM on Thanksgiving Day.
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.