BECOME A RACE DAY VOLUNTEER
When: Spring 2018
Where: Lakeside Park, Fond du Lac
We need upwards of 60 volunteers to make our annual half marathon, 5K, and kids' race a success! We need help before the day of the race organizing race packets, laying out the route markers, and more. On race day, we need help manning registration tables, setting up, marking the route, manning water tables, and more.
Contact: Cassandra Feustel & Kris Kiesow firstname.lastname@example.org
MARKETING COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS
When: Throughout the Year
Where: Fond du Lac
Our Marketing Committee is constantly busy. We want to spread the word about all the great work our Salute the Troops team does to make a difference for veterans in our area. Will you join us?
Responsibilities include organizing marketing materials to potential sponsors and community partners, stuffing envelopes, and maintaining the website.
Contact: Robin Schroeder
FOND DU LAC FONDUE FEST
When: Saturday, September, 2018, DATE TBA
Where: Downtown Fond du Lac
We need at least 10 volunteers to help with our brat tent at FDL Fondue Fest. This event is a major fundraiser for Salute the Troops. We need your help to make it happen -- so we can pass those funds on to veterans in need. Responsibilities will include cooking brats and selling brats and beer.
Contact: Vicky Melius
PROVIDE CHILDCARE FOR VETERANS SEEKING EMPLOYMENT
When: As needed
Where: Determined by Veteran
Often times veterans beginning to transition to civilian life don't need monetary help -- they need our community to give them just a little help to get them on their way. If you would be willing to provide childcare for the children of area veterans as they join the job hunt, let us know!
VOLUNTEER AT OUR ANNUAL VETERANS GALA
When: November, 2018
Where: To be announced
We need 6 volunteers to help with this event. Responsibilities will include manning registration tables, ushering, and clean up.
Interested in making this event a success?
FIRE FOR EFFECT
When: August 20 & 21 2021
Where: The Nuthouse, Hwy D, Fond du Lac
Fire for Effect is one of our biggest events of the year and we need a lot of help to make it happen so we can raise funding for the veterans in need in our communities. Responsibilities will include directing traffic and parking, operating the gates and other misc. activities like selling raffles etc. The best part about volunteering for this event? It's free admission into the event before or after your volunteer shift, with live music and free beer!
Contact: Jason Turner