BECOME A VOLUNTEER AMBASSADOR AT THE 2022 DISNEY PRINCESS HALF MARATHON WEEKEND presented by CORKCICLE

Volunteer Ambassadors are needed to support the presence of the Starlight Children’s Foundation during the 2022 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by CORKCICLE at Walt Disney World® Resort.

In honor of the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by CORKCICLE, runDisney is thrilled to make an independent donation to the Starlight Children’s Foundation. Your registration and participation will not affect the amount donated.

Starlight Children’s Foundation delivers happiness to seriously ill children and their families. Since 1982, Starlight’s ground-breaking and innovative programs, like Starlight Virtual Reality, Starlight Hospital Wear, and Starlight Gaming, have transformed the in-hospital experience for 17 million kids at more than 800 healthcare facilities across the U.S.

Volunteer Ambassador registration is now open.

STARLIGHT CHILDEN'S FOUNDATION

Starlight Children’s Foundation delivers happiness to seriously ill children and their families by helping normalize hospital experiences through programs that provide imaginative play, game-based learning, and comfortable kid-friendly hospital wear designed to make medical procedures effortless.

Innovative and inspiring programs like Starlight Virtual Reality, Starlight Hospital Wear, and Starlight Gaming are offered to 800 healthcare facilities across the U.S. to help sick kids heal and thrive. Because regardless of the illness or injury, a sick kid is still a kid.

To learn more, visit www.starlight.org.

VOLUNTEER AMBASSADOR OPPORTUNITIES

Volunteer Ambassadors are needed to support the presence of the Starlight Children’s Foundation during the 2022 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by CORKCICLE at Walt Disney World® Resort.

In honor of the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by CORKCICLE, runDisney is thrilled to make an independent donation to the Starlight Children's Foundation. Your registration and participation will not affect the amount donated.

Volunteer Ambassador registration opportunities will be available for the following events:


Medical Volunteer Needs

Advent Health will be providing complete medical coverage for the 2022 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by CORKCICLE. We invite you to be a part of the elite medical team that provides race support for 10,000+ participants.

We need state certified/licensed MDs, DOs, PAs, DPMs, ARNPs, RNs, ATCs, PTs, PMs and EMTs to volunteer their time.

Hours vary by day and assignment. You should be available as early as 3:00 AM and as late as 2:00 PM. You must also be able to stay for the duration of your assigned schedule.

To request an application or for more information, please contact the Medical Volunteer Team by email or phone: (407) 303-4053.


Eligibility

The Volunteer Ambassador Program has specific requirements:

  • Volunteers for all events must be at least 14 years of age.
  • Volunteers under 18 years of age must have parental/legal guardian consent and must present a waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Volunteers under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children under the minimum age are not allowed to volunteer or accompany you. You will be told on the event day that your services cannot be utilized if you have children with you. This is for the safety of your child and everyone else involved.

VOLUNTEER AMBASSADOR RESOURCES

All Volunteer Ambassadors supporting the Starlight Children’s Foundation presence during the 2022 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by CORKCICLE at Walt Disney World® Resort must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Complete Waivers
    • Volunteer Ambassadors age 18 and over:
      Print the waiver for ADULTS and complete it.
    • Volunteer Ambassadors under age 18:
      Print the waiver for MINORS and have a parent or legal guardian complete it.
  • Comply with Dress Code
    Volunteer Ambassadors are expected to wear family-friendly clothing that doesn’t feature any offensive graphics and appropriately covers the body.
    • For opportunities that take place during the Expo, please wear comfortable, neutral-colored, appropriate-length shorts or pants (khakis preferred but no jeans, yoga or athletic pants) and comfortable closed toe shoes (no sandals or flip flops).
    • For opportunities that take place during the 5K, 10K and Half Marathon race, you may wear jeans (no holes or rips please) with comfortable closed toe shoes (no sandals or flip flops).
  • Security Guidelines
    In an effort to provide Volunteer Ambassadors, athletes, spectators and staff with the safest environment, please follow these security guidelines:
    • All Volunteer Ambassadors will be required to present photo identification upon checking in for their shifts.
    • Volunteer Ambassadors must wear the proper credentials and have their photo identification available at all times.
    • All bags, parcels and carry packs are subject to search.
    • Please keep personal items to a minimum and leave valuables at home. Facilities are not available to store personal items.
    • All necessary personal items must be carried in a clear bag. You may not place a non-clear bag, parcel or carry pack inside a clear bag.
    • All Volunteer Ambassadors must go through the bag check route—with or without bags.
    • Volunteer Ambassadors are not allowed to bring folding chairs with them.
    • Learn more about Walt Disney World Resort’s phased reopening and other important information.

VOLUNTEER AMBASSADOR SCHEDULES

Volunteer Ambassador opportunities for the 2022 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by CORKCICLE at Walt Disney World® Resort will be scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis. Schedules are always subject to change due to event needs.

Although every effort will be made to accommodate your selection, the Volunteer Ambassador office reserves the right to schedule volunteers based on event needs, which includes placing volunteers on a waiting list. You will receive a confirmed volunteer schedule closer to the event.


Confirmations

Volunteer Ambassadors will receive confirmation of their scheduled opportunities via email approximately 30 days prior to the event. Confirmation will include information on parking, directions and other useful matters.


Bring Waivers

All Volunteer Ambassadors must sign a waiver to obtain credentials and participate. If you are picking up a credential for another volunteer, please print the waiver and have it signed in advance by the participant. Volunteers under 18 years of age must have a waiver signed by a parent/legal guardian.


Credential Pick-Up Information

Volunteer Ambassadors who are scheduled for the 2022 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by CORKCICLE events must pick up their volunteer credentials at the Disney Sports Building or ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on one of the days listed below or the Disney Sports Building during the Early Bird Pick-Up date.

  • Early Bird Credential Pick Up
    Disney Sports Building
    3281 Sherberth Rd.
    Kissimmee, FL 34747

    Wednesday, February 16, 2022
    4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

    Saturday, February 20, 2022
    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

  • Volunteer Ambassador Credential Pick-Up
    ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
    Walt Disney World Resort

    Friday, February 25, 2022
    4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

JOIN THE VOLUNTEER AMBASSADOR TEAM

Volunteer Ambassador registration for the 2022 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend is now open.

REGISTER

CONTACT US

Phone
(407) 938-3880

Email
volunteer.ambassador.team
@disneysports.com

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