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TXU ENERGY 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.  The 2017 course is here. Please check the Turkey Trot website for more details.

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