Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Calling all volunteers!

Volunteer Opportunity for High School Students!!

Register to volunteer:

Calling all volunteers! The American Heart Association is looking for generous individuals to help with the San Diego Heart & Stroke Walk on Saturday, September 19, 2015 in Balboa Park! 

Please register to volunteer online at

Volunteers will receive a FREE t-shirt at the event. Thank you for joining us in the fight against the #1 and #5 killers of Americans, heart disease and stroke.

Event: Heart & Stroke Walk (
Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015
Location: Balboa Park (at the intersection of 6th Ave and Laurel St)
Expected Attendance: 8,000
Parking: Street parking available on a first come, first serve basis in Hillcrest near the expo area. Alternatively, shuttles will be available from the Inspiration Point Parking Lot starting at 5:15am. Inspiration Point Parking lot is located at the intersection of Park Blvd and Presidents Way on the east side of Balboa Park.
Volunteer Jobs:
-          General Expo Area Volunteer (5:00am – 11:00am)
These volunteers will help with various jobs inside the Expo. Volunteers will check in at the "Volunteer Check-in" booth at 5:00am to get their assignment. A few of the expo areas include: coffee tent, survivor tents, VIP/Survivor Lounge, Kids Zone, and Food Court.                   
-          Water Stations (5:00am – 11:00am)

Volunteers at the water stations will cheer on participants as they hand out water bottles. They will also help with water station setup and tear-down.