The Komen North Central Alabama Race for the Cure® is made possible by our incredible volunteers. These passionate individuals go beyond simply supporting our cause; they get out there and make this important fundraising event a success. Our volunteers truly are More Than Pink™.
Join us as a volunteer for the Race for the Cure®! Show your passion for the Komen mission and take action. Prove that you too are More Than Pink™ and register for a volunteer position!
We welcome fun-loving, enthusiastic, hard-working and reliable individuals who are willing to contribute to the success of this important event.
By volunteering, you’ll help make your local event a success, which in turn will help Komen fund local education, screening, treatment, and transportation assistance, and breast cancer research. Not only will you make an impact in the fight against breast cancer, you will also have fun, feel rewarded and meet some truly incredible people—survivors, family members, allies and more, all of whom have been impacted by this devastating disease.
All volunteer opportunities on Race Day are now filled, thank you for your support!
All remaining volunteer opportunities at the Brookwood Village packet pick-up site and for set-up at Regions Field on Friday, October 6th are posted here.
If you have any questions or need any further information, please contact Deanna Fowler, Director - Outreach and Grants, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 205.263.1706.
Pink Squad - A Fun Race Course Experience!
Take part in the fun, exciting atmosphere that happens along the Race for the Cure route! This year's Race route goes through more of the city - wrapping through the Medical District - up to Five Points South and the Southside - and down through UAB's campus before ending back at Regions Field.
Members of the Pink Squad cheer on all of the Race for the Cure participants along the race course. Whether they be walking or running, you'll be spreading some cheer and getting them excited!! Members of the Pink Squad will be out on the Race course during the event - participation in Pink Squad is separate from Race for the Cure registration. Race registration is required for entry into Regions Field.
For $10, each registered Pink Squad member will receive: one official Pink Squad t-shirt and one spirit sign - provided by our partners, Academy Sports + Outdoors - to decorate and a copy of the latest I Am Komen chants.
Pink Squad t-shirts and spirit signs must be picked up from the Komen North Central Alabama office in Homewood between Monday, Sept. 25th and Wednesday, Oct. 4th. There will not be onsite pick-up the morning of the Race.
**GROUPS: PLEASE REGISTER EACH MEMBER OF YOUR GROUP! ONLY REGISTERED PINK SQUAD MEMBERS (LIMITED TO 300 ADULT SLOTS & 100 YOUTH SLOTS) WILL BE ABLE TO PARTICIPATE**