2019 Volunteer info and signups coming in December!  


You are the heart of our event! It takes over 600 volunteers to support the multiple events that are the Joplin Memorial Run weekend. All Volunteers receive

  • Race Crew T-shirt
  • Volunteer goodies
  • A Meal to keep you going
  • Our undying appreciation and thanks
  • Volunteer giveaways. Drawings for lots of fun, free stuff

Sign up as an individual or multiply yourself by signing up as a group. Groups enlisting 10 volunteers or more will be recognized on race day barricade banners and in the race book for all runners. You can sign up your group, business, club or organization. Multiple opportunities to choose from – before, during and following the events. Choose what works for you. Race participants can even help with the JVM Runner’s Expo on Friday.


R – Runners depend on you for a memorable event.
E – Encourage runners and fellow volunteers.
M – Maintain positive attitude. Be enthusiastic.
E – Expect excellence of yourself and JMM team members.
M – Members of the volunteer crew only serving.
B – Be aware and flexible. Situations change quickly.
E – Enjoy the event. Bring your personality and have fun.
R – Remain at assignment for entire shift.

Title Sponsors

  • Freeman Health System
  • JVM


  • Northwest Arkansas Naturals
  • US Bank
  • Sign Designs
  • YMCA
  • Crossland Construction
  • Empire District
  • KJMK 93.9
  • KIX 102.5
  • Zimmer Radio Inc
  • 97.9 Big Dog
  • Kissin 92.5
  • Forest Park Baptist Church
  • chick-fil-a
  • KZRG 102.9
  • 88.3 The Wind
  • Great Plains Financial Credit Union
  • Joplin Electric
  • Jimmy Johns
  • The Run Around
  • Midwestern Interactive
  • WalMart
  • General Mills
  • Countryside Self Storage
  • Joplin CVB
  • Fox14
  • Koam
  • Globe
  • Climate Tech
  • Arvest
  • Homewood Suites
  • Cheddars
  • Start Mechanical Supply
  • Show Me Magazine
  • Missouri Eagle
  • AMi Radio
  • Mets

Still have questions?

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