The impact Girls on the Run makes is dependent on dedicated volunteers like you, who are committed and passionate about our mission and vision.

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Become a Coach

Coaches are the heart of our program! Each season, two or more volunteer coaches inspire and guide a team through our tried-and-true curriculum. If you're ready to directly make an impact, then this role is for you.

Learn More Fall 2024 Community Coach Application

Additional Volunteer Opportunities

We have a role for you!

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5K Volunteers

The Girls on the Run - DC 5K would not be possible without the help of amazing volunteers who believe in our mission and show up to support our girls. Whatever your special skills and talents, we have a role for everyone.

Group Opportunities

Are you part of a group that enjoys giving back to the community? Girls on the Run - DC would love your support and can create a volunteer opportunity to fit your group. Contact us for more information.

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A Girls on the Run - DC volunteer helping a participant during a shoe-fitting.

One-Time Opportunities

Interested in voluntering with us this season? Click the link below to view all of our volunteer opportunities. 

Team Adelaide

Team Adelaide (TA) is a group of trained volunteers who conduct site visit(s) to a Girls on the Run - DC team. Team Adelaide visits help Girls on the Run - DC to ensure uniform program delivery and quality. Upon completing their site visit and submitting an online survey, Team Adelaide Members will be given a code for free 5K entry! 

A Girls on the Run participant looks off into the distance during a program practice