Save the Date: 2018 Marathon Volunteer Opportunities for J-1s (December 6, 2017)

Dear Sponsors, We Are Pleased to Announce…. Due to the success of the NYC Marathon volunteer opportunity, we’ll be offering additional marathon volunteer opportunities to J-1s in 2018, allowing them to experience first-hand the spirit of American volunteerism. These activities also strengthen exchange visitors’ ties with their adopted American communities and provides opportunities to make new friends and expand their networks.
Marathon Event Event Date Registration Deadline Registration Instructions
Houston Marathon January 14, 2018 January 7, 2018 Posted and can be viewed: https://app.box.com/s/24869hb0hlllono4n18z308t8o423fqw
Los Angeles Marathon March 18, 2018 March 11, 2018
Chicago Marathon October 24, 2018 October 2, 2018 Coming Soon! Will be posted to the folder listed above as soon as they become available.
New York City Marathon November 4, 2018 August 31, 2018
Sign-Up for Notifications In order to streamline communications and reduce the number of future email blasts, please sign up to receive notifications and updates about these events via this Google Form: https://goo.gl/forms/3QnemZ0c3jyKWAQI3. You can also use the form to let us know if you want to:
  • Have an Event Hosted in Your Area. Let us know if you’re interested in seeing a marathon volunteer opportunity or other State Department sponsored cultural activity hosted in your area. Someone from our team will follow-up with you to obtain more information.
  • Learn About Other State Department Sponsored Cultural Enrichment Projects. Sign-up to receive updates about other State Department sponsored initiatives that are hosted throughout the year.
Thank you for working with us to continue to finds creative ways to expand opportunities for exchange visitors to engage more broadly with Americans and experience U.S. society and culture. Regards, Office of Private Sector Exchange