Volunteer

Volunteers are needed in many ways to help make The Wall That Heals exhibit a successful experience for the community.  Please consider these opportunities:

  • Now – Distribute flyers and posters to the community and encourage people to display their American flag to welcome The Wall That Heals.  Invite businesses and individuals to stand curbside along the parade route to welcome The Wall on Oct 30th.
  • October 28, Sunday – Place 150 stakes in the ground on the school campus driveway in preparation for flags.  Need filled – thank you!
  • October 30, Tuesday – 8:00 am – 11:00 am – Attach flags to poles.  Erect 150 flags, 150 signs and 25 wreaths along the school campus driveway.  Need filled – thank you!
  • October 31, Wednesday – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm – Set up the Wall including unloading and erecting the many pieces of the exhibit  Need filled – thank you!
  • November 1-4, Thursday-Sunday – Volunteer as a visitor guide, parking attendant, computer assistant (for searching names on the Wall), memorabilia collector, school group greeter, hospitality assistant, or help set up and break down the stage/chairs for the ceremonies.  Shift times vary including:  Still needed.

Shift 1:  6:45 am – 10:00 am
Shift 2:  9:45 am – 1:00 pm
Shift 3:  12:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Shift 4:  3:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Shift 5:  6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Overnight Shift:  9:00 pm – 7:00 am  (Already filled) 
 
 
  • November 3, Saturday – 3:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Volunteer at the complimentary veterans dinner to greet visitors, attend to tables, assistant with parking.  Need filled – thank you!
  • November 4, Sunday – 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Take down flags and wreaths to be given to their owners  Still need.
  • November 5, Monday – 9:am – 1:00 pm – Disassemble the Wall and load onto trailer  Still need.

Please email GullLakeWall@yahoo.com to volunteer.  Include your name, phone number, email address and when/how you would like to help.  Thank you!

Click here to download the Volunteer Handbook.  Click here for Vietnam War Key Dates.

Your local committee members

  • Linda Engle, LindaEngle@Borgess.com
  • Kelley Baldwin
  • Deb Bradley
  • Carole Kamerman
  • Laurie Klok
  • Martha Mauzy
  • Pam Miller
  • Karen Rose
  • Karen Schweinzger
  • Col. “Frank” J. Walker USAF/ANG retired