How Can You Help?

Your time and talents can help us make life better for children through a number of fundraising events and initiatives. Explore the list of current volunteer opportunities below.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Banner Carriers

Banner Carriers march in the parade carrying a banner for a band, a float or other parade element.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Costume Character Escort

Costume Character Escorts are assigned to and assist the costume characters before, during and after the parade.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Costuming & Props

Costuming and Props volunteers work behind-the-scenes in gathering up costumes as the parade concludes and packing those costumes for cleaning or storage.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Merchandising

Merchandising volunteers assist with selling official parade merchandise along the parade route before and after the parade.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Parade Bleacher Host

Bleacher Hosts help ticket holders find bleacher sections and keep spectators behind the curb once the parade begins.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Parade Clowns

Clowns entertain the crowds on the sidelines before the parade.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Parade Marshals

Parade Marshals assist with the timing of the Parade by escorting Parade units through the route.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Park Helpers

Park Helpers assist vendors with booths in the kids activity area, monitor special parking areas, and assist the entertainers with various needs including costuming, breaks, stocking water, etc.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Pre-Parade Crew

Pre-Parade Crew volunteers assist with pre-Parade logistics, including directing spectators along the route and helping with pre-Parade entertainment.

Children's Holiday Parade
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Security & Parking

Security volunteers work behind-the scenes to assist with access to reserved parking lots and staging areas.

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