5k Foam Fest Volunteer Sign Up

Help us bring the power of a wish to children, families and communities across Canada. Become a Make-A-Wish volunteer today and join a dedicated, nationwide network of Canadians who give their time and skills to help create moments of hope for children diagnosed with a critical illness.

Are you looking for a meaningful way to support your community?  Do you enjoy interacting with people and would like help make wishes come true?  We have the perfect volunteer opportunity for you at the 5K Foam Fest events in support of Make-A-Wish Canada.
As a Gear Check volunteer at the event, you will play a vital role in ensuring participants have a smooth and enjoyable experience while also supporting our fundraising efforts.  By volunteering as a Gear Check volunteer,  you will help to support wishes for children with critical illness.  Make-A-Wish will receive all proceeds raised from the onsite Gear Check.   
If you are friendly, reliable, comfortable standing for extended periods and work well in a fast-paced environment, this is the volunteer opportunity for you!  
Learn more about the dates, locations and details on how to sign up to volunteer below!

Volunteer Gear Check Shifts:  
7:00AM to 12:00PM  
11:30AM to 4:30PM  

Volunteer Perks!  
Free run after your shift.  
Snack Pack & Water 
Free Parking  

This year, Make-A-Wish Canada has added another incentive to volunteering at 5k Foam Fest in your community…you could be entered to win a draw for SONY LINKBUDS S wireless noise cancelling headphones. Please see the rules and regulations here.

Questions on volunteering? Please email [email protected] 

How To Apply: 
Below you will see the volunteer sign up link for each site. A week before your volunteer shift a Make-A-Wish staff member will provide you further details regarding your shift. Next to each site you will also find the volunteer waiver form, please bring your signed waiver to your volunteer shift. 

Site Sign Up Link Waiver Form
Vancouver Island, BC
Sat, June 1, 2024
volunteersignup.org/TTYQP Download
Sun Peaks, BC
Sat, June 8, 2024
volunteersignup.org/877XF Download
Vancouver, BC
Sat, June 15, 2024
volunteersignup.org/4F8YT Download
Lethbridge, AB
Sat, June 22, 2024
volunteersignup.org/DMMC8 Download
Red Deer, AB
Sat, July 6, 2024
volunteersignup.org/4LAHC Download
Wasaga Beach, ON
Sat, July 20, 2024
volunteersignup.org/JD44D Download
London, ON
Sat. July 27, 2024
volunteersignup.org/E7F48 Download
St. Catharines/ Niagara, ON
Sun, Aug 11, 2024
volunteersignup.org/BQXFW Download
Ottawa, ON
Sat, Aug 17, 2024
volunteersignup.org/WLKMP Download
Toronto, ON (Day 1)
Sat, Aug 24, 2024
volunteersignup.org/3YE3D Download
Toronto, ON (Day 2)
Sun, Aug 25, 2024
volunteersignup.org/BFX8R Download