Program Volunteers

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?”   Martin Luther King Jr.

To get involved with Girls on the Run we hope you have a:

  • Genuine interest in leading a healthy life
  • Interest in physical fitness or running
  • Commitment to the mission of GOTR
  • Reliable, honest and positive outlook on life
  • Interest in the issues facing young women today
  • And a desire to get involved in a nonprofit organization and help create public awareness.


  • Head and Assistant Coaches:
    • Coaches commit to 1 ½ -3 hours for 10 weeks for one GOTR season (fall or spring)
    • Head coaches must commit to every session for the season
    • CPR certified (GOTRAC will offer training in needed)
    • Background check (GOTRAC will provide this service)
  • 5K race event volunteer [click here to sign up]
  • “Running Buddies”
  • Grant writer/researcher
  • Marketing/PR  staff & interns
  • Sole Mates Coordinator

If you are interested in coaching, please fill out our coach app. If interested in other volunteering opportunities, simply fill out and submit our online application! Please contact our volunteer coordinator, Krista Vaught, with any questions.