Be a Volunteer

Volunteer! We need your help.

Volunteer! We need your help.

Volunteering at Open Streets is great for all ages, it's a perfect family weekend outing and it's an exciting, fun, and rewarding way to be engaged with your community and your city!

Not to mention, the free Medford Open Streets T-shirt is awesome!

If you have questions, please contact our Volunteer Coordinators:

Edem Gomez, RVTD, egomez@rvtd.org

Kyle Kearns, City of Medford, Kyle.Kearns@cityofmedford.org

Interested in helping make Medford Open Streets a success? See Volunteer Descriptions and Sign up below!

Read the Volunteer job descriptions below and fill out the form with your contact information and we will get in contact with you. We appreciate your willingness to help make Medford a great place to live, work, and play. All Volunteers will receive a 2019 Medford Open Streets T-Shirt! Thank you!

Intersection Superhero:

Our Superheroes are the most important volunteers at Medford Open Streets, helping neighbors who live directly on the route. To make it work for everyone, you’re there to help neighbors safely drive to and from their houses, and help direct all other drivers around the event.

Responsibilities

  • Act as an ambassador to the neighborhood on behalf of Medford Open Streets

  • Escort automobiles to or from houses on the route within a block of your intersection

  • Direct all other automobiles away from the event route

Qualifications

  • Be cheerful, energetic, communicative, empathetic and authoritative

  • Understand and follow directions given by the Volunteer Coordinators

  • Take our comprehensive online training

  • Be at least 18 years old or accompanied by an adult

Details

  • Each shift lasts 5 hours

  • You’ll receive an in-person training by your Volunteer Coordinator prior to your shift

  • You’ll be provided with a Medford Open Streets volunteer t-shirt, and water

  • You may need to move barricades and escort cars on foot

  • Please bring weather-appropriate clothing