Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Race for the STARS! Volunteers are crucial to the success of our event and students receive community hours.

If you are interested in volunteering for the event and helping us raise money for San Juan Unified schools, please complete the form below or contact us for more information.

Please review the available volunteer jobs below, select your top three choices, and complete and submit the Volunteer Registration Form no later than Sunday, April 16, 2017.



Please review the following job description and select, in order, the top three jobs you are most interested in. Please list your choices under Job Selection on the Volunteer Registration Form. You may volunteer for as many shifts as you like!



5:30 a.m. – 8 a.m.

Set up tables using vendor map, Set up race signs, pop ups, AV, packet pickup area with t-shirts, etc., prepare food area


Parking monitor/vendor assistant

6:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

Show vendors where to park, direct them to their assigned spots, provide vendor maps

Water station

7:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.  

Set-up, hand out water and clean up water station



6:45 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Pass out race packets to runners, help same day runners sign up

Food prep

7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Set out food and water for runners. Need 2-3 volunteers to monitor tables (refresh food, etc.).


Course monitor

7:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Direct runners on course


Kids play area

3 shifts available:

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Monitor kids playing on inflatable jumper.


T-shirt distribution

6:45 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Distribute t-shirts to all race participants as they check in at registration.


Kids race finish line

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Prepare kids medals (unbox) before kids races. Hand out medals as kids cross finish line. Also hand out awards to top boy and girl finishers for both ¼ mile and ½ mile races.



8:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Unpack and set up awards on table (on the track). Monitor awards area until ceremony. Help MC hand out awards after race.



10 a.m. - noon

Clean up vendor area, put away tables and chairs, pack up leftover t-shirts and supplies and load supply vehicles, take out trash