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Our team of walk coordinators and volunteers work year-round to raise awareness and build local communities of support. We are so thankful for their dedicated efforts and passion for fighting eating disorders that make NEDA Walks possible!
If you are interested in becoming a walk volunteer, please read the below.
Walk coordinators are volunteers that lead a team of other volunteers in planning and hosting a successful NEDA Walk. Walk coordinators are charged with responsibilities related to walk logistics, sponsor solicitation, and community outreach. Walk Coordinators work directly with the National Walks Team for support and resources throughout the entire process.
If you are interested in planning a NEDA Walk in your community, please contact email@example.com to request more information. Please note that NEDA is unable to bring a walk to every community requested, but we will do our best to work with you.
Important Things to Consider Before Planning a NEDA Walk:
Are you interested in becoming more involved with your local NEDA Walk? Email the walk coordinator, whose information can be found on the NEDA Walk website, for more information on available committee member positions and volunteer tasks. Committee members play supportive roles in walk logistics, sponsorship and donation solicitation, and community outreach as delegated by the walk coordinator.
If you are interested in helping out but don’t have the time commitment for a walk coordinator or committee member position, consider signing up to volunteer on walk day! When signing up for the walk, select “Walker/Volunteer.” The local walk coordinator will reach out closer to event day to provide details for volunteer times and tasks. Volunteers assist with tasks such as set-up, registration, activities, and clean-up. Volunteers will still have an opportunity to participate in the walk.
NEDA is closely monitoring the rapidly evolving COVID-19 outbreak. The health of our community, especially those who are most vulnerable to the virus' serious complications, remains paramount. Upcoming NEDA Walks around the country may be rescheduled or go virtual. If you are registered for a NEDA Walk taking place in the Spring season, please check your email for updates.