Pierce County Hunger Walk
Date/Time: Sunday, October 4, 2015; Onsite registration starts at noon. Run begins at 1 p.m.; walk begins at 2 p.m.
Location: Ft. Steilacoom Park, 9601 Steilacoom Boulevard, Lakewood, WA
Come join us as we celebrate our 35th year in our fight against hunger in Pierce County by participating in our 5K and 10K Walk and Run. The Hunger Walk is a fun event for the whole family and a great opportunity to raise funds to feed people who otherwise go hungry. Held at beautiful Ft. Steilacoom Park, this event is family and pet friendly and has accessibility for people of all ages and abilities. Half of all proceeds go to the Emergency Food Network, and donors choose a food bank or hunger relief organization who will receive the other half of the proceeds from their donation.
Number of volunteers needed:100+
How volunteers will be used: Set-up crew, Tear-down crew, Route Marshals, Food booths, Water stations, Registration, Kids Zone, T-shirt Puller, Security, Street Waivers, Event Minglers
To volunteer, please contact: Wendy Morris, firstname.lastname@example.org, 253-383-3056 ext. 117 www.associatedministries.org/hungerwalk2015
Last date to sign up: October 1, 2015
No experience is necessary! All ages welcome to help. Individuals and groups of all sizes can help. View the event poster.
Champions Mentor Program
Working in partnership with the Clover Park School District, CISL coordinates the Champions Mentoring Program, at three elementary, three middle schools and one high school. CISL screens, trains, supports and evaluates adult and high school mentors using Best Practices resources. Mentors meet with their students at the school for one hour, once a week. They are trained to help students set and reach academic and personal goals.
Date/Time: Flexible depending on mentor’s schedule, but is Monday – Friday during school hours.
To volunteer: Please contact Leah Livingston, Champions Mentor Program Coordinator at 253-589-7489 (office), 253-677-5642 (cell) or email@example.com.