Volunteer

Volunteers are needed for the 2012 STIHL Tour des Trees to benefit the TREE Fund.

Please email Fund Development Specialist Mary DiCarlo for more information or to register as a Tour des Trees Volunteer. You can also directly contact her at 630-369-8300 x202.
Please include your name, email address, daytime phone #, and the preferred task and/or location for which you’re available.

All Tour des Trees volunteers will receive a limited-edition Tour des Trees volunteer ball cap. Thanks for your help and welcome to the “Family TREE!”

Tax Information for Volunteers
The IRS allows volunteers (including fundraisers) to deduct some expenses related to fundraising for charities. Learn more and consult your tax adviser for guidance specific to your situation.

PRE-TOUR SUPPORT

Regional Route Development Support
Assist with fine-tuning local routes. Experience local cyclists wanted!
Volunteers Needed: 1-2 per route segment

Tree Planting / Educational Event Coordinator (Select Location of Your Choice)
Volunteer Needed: 1-2 per route segment

Meal/Refreshment Stop Coordinator (Select Location of Your Choice)
Assist with obtaining trees and equipment for Tour tree-planting events along with logistics/execution of rest stops and meals along the route.
Volunteer Needed: 1-2 per route segment

Participant Arrival Logistics Coordinator
Coordinate transportation of riders from airports and train to hotel
Volunteers Needed: 2 Coordinators, plus vehicles

Participant Departure Logistics Coordinator
Coordinate transportation of riders to airports and train.
Volunteers Needed: 2 Coordinators, plus vehicles

DURING THE EVENT

Vehicle Drivers/Rider Support
Volunteers Needed: 2 Coordinators, plus vehicles

Vehicle Drivers/Rider Support
Volunteers Needed: 2 Coordinators, plus vehicles

Meal/Refreshment Stop Coordinator (Select Location of Your Choice)
Assist with obtaining trees and equipment for Tour tree-planting events along with logistics/execution of rest stops and meals along the route.
Volunteer Needed: 1-2 per route segment

Event Itinerary