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Registration for 500 Festival Volunteer Program open

Thursday, January 13, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS -- The 500 Festival announced recently volunteer registration for the 2011 500 Festival Volunteer Program is now open.

Those interested in volunteering may sign up by logging onto www.500festival.com.

The non-profit 500 Festival is looking for volunteers to help produce a variety of community events and programs that celebrate the 500 Festival's 2011 theme, "Miles of Memories: Celebrating the Most Important Race in History."

Volunteers play a critical role in producing the fun and excitement that generates throughout the 500 Festival events. With more than 100 areas of opportunity to volunteer, the 500 Festival Volunteer Program gives anyone the chance to see the festival's events up close.

Volunteer opportunities are available for individuals or groups in more than 100 different areas, including the nation's largest half-marathon and one of the nation's premier parades. The 500 Festival Volunteer Registration System includes a complete list of opportunities, descriptions of events and logistical information, including dates, times and locations, all of which may be accessed at www.500festival.com.

Those who sign up to volunteer will receive a 500 Festival volunteer T-shirt, an official 500 Festival event credential, a Volunteer Program Pin, complimentary meals, refreshments and parking.

Additional information or questions may be directed to Lindsay Lambert, Program Manager, at 1-317-614-6112 or via e-mail at llambert@500festival.com.

The 500 Festival Volunteer Program is sponsored by Marsh, Pepsi, Seyfert's and Aquafina.

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