Serving the Community from our Hearts

SF Marathon

This is an ACTIVE event for HIM Club members.

The San Francisco Marathon is a loop course.  The race starts and finishes on the Embarcadero near the Ferry Building, traversing San Francisco. 

Proceeds benefit several charities such as UCSF Benioff Children's HospitalShanti ProjectSan Francisco Recreation and Park DepartmentResearch Down SyndromeInstitute for Myeloma & Bone Cancer ResearchSave the Children and many more. 

Each volunteer will receive a commemorative T-shirt, and our heartfelt thanks.

Friday & Saturday - EXPO SHIFT

Fort Mason Center  (View Map)
2 Marina Boulevard San Francisco, California 94123
Meet outside the Festival Pavillion building
  • Registration - Assist athletes when they pick up their race packet (race bib, race guide, etc.)
  • T-Shirt - Distribute participant shirt to the athletes

 

     

Sunday - FINISH LINE SHIFT 

The Embarcadero & Folsom Street  (View Map)

  • Finish Line Food - Make sure runners receive food and fluids after they cross the finish line
  • Gear Check - Help athletes retrieve their bags
  • Heat Sheets - Pass out heat sheets to warm up runners after they cross the finish line
  • Medals - Help greet and award runners with their finishers medals. Congratulate them on their amazing accomplishment too!
  • Timers - Help log the runner's time
  • Water Station - Pass out water and sports drink
THINGS TO DO ON FRIDAY & SATURDAY: 
  • Set GPS to Festival Pavilion, Marina Blvd, SF, CA
  • Meet outside the Festival Pavillion building
  • Arrive by 10:30AM (Fri) & 7:30AM (Sat)
  • Check IN with HIM Team Leaders
  • Pick up volunteer t-shirt 
  • Group picture at the start of the shift
  • Check OUT with HIM Team Leaders
  THINGS TO DO ON SUNDAY: 
  • Set GPS to 320 The Embarcadero, SF, CA
  • Meet in front of the Crunch Fitness Center (Embarcadero side)
  • Arrive by 6:00AM
  • Check IN with HIM Team Leaders
  • Pick up volunteer t-shirt 
  • Group picture at 1:15PM
  • Check OUT with HIM Team Leaders

Sunday - 5K Crew

  • Help with Food, Heat Sheet & Medal
  • Move to 5k on Mission & Embarcadero at 6:45AM  (View Map)
  • Move to Post Race Area at 10:30AM 

DIRECTION FOR FRIDAY & SATURDAY: 

Fort Mason Center  (View Map)

BY MUNI 

The Festival Pavilion is the last building in Fort Mason.

Go to 511.org to check
Set END to Festival Pavilion, Marina Blvd, SF, CA

BY CAR 

Get dropped off in Fort Mason parking lot.

 

DIRECTION FOR SUNDAY: 

The Embarcadero & Folsom Street  (View Map)

BY MUNI 

The Embarcadero is at the end of Folsom Street. Please verify that underground Muni are running that early on Sunday morning. 

Go to 511.org to check
Set END to 320 The Embarcadero, SF, CA

 

BY CAR 

Get dropped off at the corner of Spear & Folsom or Main & Folsom (depends on where the streets are closed off). 

 

Upcoming Shifts

  •   = On waiting list
  •   = Registered