Huskie Food Pantry needs your help

The Huskie Food Pantry needs volunteers for the Fox Valley Marathon on Saturday, Sept. 9, and on marathon day, Sunday, Sept. 17. Volunteers will be helping with operations and setup for an aid station (Sept. 9 at the Fabyan Forest Preserve location in Geneva, IL) and village operations (Sept. 17 in St. Charles, IL).

These are examples of what we may be asked to do according to the slot we signed up for:

September 9, 2017:

  • Aid station in setting up aid and water bottle stations; distribute water, Gatorade, ice, bananas, oranges, gels to runners; shuttle bottles from drop zone to tables

September 17, 2017

  • Assist with parking, packet pickup, volunteer check-in, ushering, gear check,
  • start line support and finish line support
  • Help unload water, garbage, tables, cans, cones, tents, Gatorade, cups

The Fox Valley Marathon will donate to the Huskie Food Pantry in return for our volunteer hours.

If you have any questions or would like to sign up, email kmoran2@niu.edu or communityservice@niu.edu.

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