Volunteer for 2009 Bike Walk to Work Day

A message from the Bike Walk Ambassadors:

We need 36 volunteers to help make this Bike Walk Week the most successful yet! If you would like to volunteer please contact Jacqueline Scott-Hopkins at jacqueline.sh@minneapolismn.gov or call her at 612.333.3410.

There are two great ways you can support Bike Walk Week as a volunteer:

Hand out Promotional Cards

9 volunteers are needed to hand out Bike Walk Week promotional cards to encourage registration and participation. This will include stopping in the Bike Walk Ambassador office (1001 2nd Avenue South, room 116, Downtown Minneapolis), picking up promotional cards and a t-shirt, and handing out cards at one of the locations below.

Here are the available dates, times, and locations:

Date

Time

Location

May 9th and 10th

Noon – 2pm

Minneapolis, Nicollet Mall

May 11th and 12th

Noon – 2pm

Minneapolis, U of M Washington Avenue Bridge

May 9th and 10th

Noon – 2pm

Minneapolis, Dinkytown

May 9th and 10th

Noon – 2pm

Minneapolis, Lake and Hennepin Ave

May 9th and 10th

Noon – 2pm

St. Louis Park, Excelsior & Grand

May 9th and 10th

6 - 7pm

St. Louis Park, Excelsior & Grand

May 9th and 10th

Noon – 2pm

St. Paul, Snelling & Grand Ave

May 9th and 10th

6 - 7pm

St. Paul, Snelling & Grand Ave

May 9th

Noon – 2pm

Minneapolis, Cedar and Riverside Ave

Greet, Register, & Track Participants

27 volunteers are needed to help at Celebration Locations on Bike Walk to Work Day, Thursday, May 14th. This will include stopping in the Bike Walk Ambassador office (1001 2nd Avenue South, room 116, Downtown Minneapolis), picking up a Celebration Location packet on or after Tuesday, May 12th, and being at a Celebration Location to help greet, track, and register participants.

Here are the available shifts and locations:

Location

Time (all occur on 5-14-09)

Volunteers Needed

Audubon Coffee, NE Minneapolis

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Bedlam Theatre, S Minneapolis

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Birchwood Café, S Minneapolis

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Breadsmith, Edina

6:45am-9:00am

1 Volunteers

Common Roots Café, S Minneapolis

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Freewheel Cycle, S Minneapolis

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Great Harvest, St. Paul

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Hub Bike Co-op, S Minneapolis

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Hoigaards, St. Louis Park

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Linden Hills Co-op, S Minneapolis

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Lucia’s, S Minneapolis

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Trotters Café, St. Paul

6:45am-9:00am

2 Volunteers

Downtown Minneapolis Event- Hennepin Co Government Center, North Plaza

6:00am-9:30am

6 Volunteers (Set-up, Tear-down, and Bike Parking Jobs also Available)

Please contact jacqueline.sh@minneapolismn.gov or call 612.333.3410 if you are interested in volunteering.

Published May 7, 2009