Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds
75 Colonial Springs Road
Wheatley Heights, NY 11798
The success of HorizonWALKS depends on the commitment and support of our wonderful volunteers. In order to reduce costs and dedicate as many funds as possible to Horizon Day Camp, we rely heavily on YOU to assist in many areas. Thank you!
Volunteering with HorizonWALKS is a great opportunity for school teams, clubs, & youth groups to get involved in their community and have fun! Or come with your family & friends, and work together toward a shared cause.
Who Can Volunteer Families, schools, corporate groups, youth organizations, college students and individuals of all ages and abilities are welcome to volunteer.
Ways To Get Involved
Join our Planning Committee Committee members help plan our HorizonWALKS event, from pre-event planning to post-event wrap-up. Committee members help with securing sponsorships, recruiting community and corporate teams, marketing & outreach, and logistics.
Walk Day Volunteers We are always looking for day-of event volunteers. Areas to assist are parking, arts & crafts stations, registration/check-in, on the walk course, at our Finish Line celebratory activities, and help with set-up and break-down of the event.
Volunteer & Fundraise! Some of our most powerful fundraisers are our amazing volunteers. HorizonWALKS volunteers who choose to fundraise receive access to a variety of great resources and can earn exciting prizes. We thank you for going above and beyond to help support!
Community service letters are available upon request.
CAMPAIGN VOLUNTEERS: Distribute WALK materials at your convenience to local businesses and schools, hang up posters, and ask them to display brochures.
COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS: Help our planning and outreach committee create a successful event and raise as much funds as possible.
WEEK-OF WALK VOLUNTEERS: Work with other Horizon Volunteers to assemble goodie bags, organize event shirts, and other tasks for a successful WALK.
DAY-OF WALK VOLUNTEERS: Pre-WALK Activities • Parking • Route signage • Set up Course Volunteering • Motivate and cheer for WALKERS along the course • Direct WALKERS along the walk route Finish Line Celebration • Arts and Crafts • Face Painting • And more! • Distribute goodie bags
Please note - we will provide updates on day-of HorizonWALKS volunteer roles as it gets closer to the event. Stay tuned!
To sign up to volunteer please complete the form below. If you would like to learn more about our volunteer opportunities, please contact the HorizonWALKS Staff.