INFORMATION FOR VOLUNTEERS
We are grateful for the tremendous response to our request for volunteers.
Thank you for your interest in Heat It To Beat It, but all positions are now filled and we are no longer accepting volunteer applications.
Please consider joining us as a registered participant or supporting a walker with a donation. Again, thank you.
Volunteers will be contacted by the volunteer coordinator to confirm participation.
This event is held RAIN or SHINE
The success of Heat It To Beat It depends on the support of volunteers. There are a variety of opportunities before, during, and after the event.
You must select your assignment preferences in items 2 and 3. Please understand that while we will do our best to honor your preferences, we may ask you to perform a different task. We will confirm your actual assignment with you prior to the event.
When you complete the volunteer registration, please click the Submit button. You will be returned to the main Heat It To Beat it page. You will receive a confirmation email and the Volunteer Coordinator will be in touch with you prior to the event. Thank you for supporting Heat It To Beat It.
DETAILS FOR VOLUNTEERS
ARRIVAL TIME AND CHECK-IN:
VOLUNTEERS should plan to arrive 15 minutes before their assignment begins, and check in at volunteer check-in (located near the Main Gate).
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is located at 1 Safari Place, Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, MD 21217. Parking at the zoo is FREE. Directions can be found online at: http://www.marylandzoo.org/visitor-information/directions/
Volunteers will receive a volunteer shirt when they arrive. Dress comfortably! You will be standing and potentially walking for long periods of time. Tennis shoes or flats are recommended. Please dress appropriately for the weather.
Unfortunately, we do not have places to store personal items. Make sure to leave valuables at home and plan to keep your purse with you or secured in your vehicle.
FOOD AND BEVERAGES:
Volunteers are welcome to have water and the other complimentary snacks provided at the event at the conclusion of the walk.
Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.
A Zoo admission ticket will be provided to volunteers.