Volunteering at the NYTC Summer Program

  • Open to adults and teens age 14 and above
  • Typically Monday and Wednesday nights,from mid-June to the end of July
  • Sessions held at DeFazio Field - 360 Dedham Ave. - Needham
  • No prior track and field experience is required
  • Volunteers get colored T-shirt
  • Typical volunteer roles
  • Traveling Volunteer -- Help organize an age group and take children to each event on the evening schedule. Organize heats, hand out ribbons, and record results. Parents need little knowledge of track and field -- you just need to enjoy being with enthusiastic kids.
  • Information Table - Start at 6 pm; answer questions; take new registrations
  • First Aid -- Attend to any minor injuries that occur
  • Refreshments -- Pick up popsicles each night

To volunteer, contact us

Note: We have a special
CIT (Coach-in-Training) program for high school and college aged young adults (must have completed the 9th grade).

Volunteering at Special Events
(Northeast Indoor Classic, Great Bear Run)

  • Need people for registration, finish line, field events, refreshments, etc.
  • Volunteers get colored T-shirt
  • Need to commit to 2-4+ hours

To volunteer, contact us.