Volunteer Information 2024

We want to extend our heartfelt thanks for dedicating your time to volunteer with us. Ride for Roswell would not be the event it is today without the support of our community! 

We have volunteers assisting throughout the entire week. Please read this information thoroughly to understand the details of your upcoming shift. Specifics on your role and the opportunity you signed up for can be found on the volunteer portal.

UB North Campus Volunteers

Where To Park: Park in the Governors B lot.

  • A parking pass is required if you plan to park there on Saturday, June 22.
  • A parking pass is not needed if you are working any day before Ride Day.
  • General parking is available for all volunteers.

Where To Check-In: Outside in the Governors E parking lot, UB North Campus, Buffalo, NY 14228.

T-Shirt & Parking Pass Pickup: Items can be picked up at check-in prior to your shift. If you prefer to come sooner or need a parking pass, you may do so Thursday, June 20 or Friday, June 21 between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Event Details: The event will take place rain or shine, so please dress accordingly and wear comfortable, sturdy outdoor footwear. Please allow enough time to park and walk/shuttle to volunteer check-in.  

Ride/Team Check-in Volunteers

Where To Park: Park in the Governors B lot.

Where To Check-In: Go straight to the Jarvis A parking lot and check-in at UB North Campus, Buffalo, NY 14228.

Parking Pass Pickup: A parking pass is required if you plan to park there on Saturday, June 22. The pass can be picked up Thursday, June 20 or Friday, June 21 between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. at volunteer check-in. A parking pass is not needed if you are working any day before Ride Day. General parking is available for all volunteers.

Event Details: The event will take place rain or shine, so please dress accordingly and wear comfortable, sturdy outdoor footwear. A T-shirt will be provided at check-in. Please allow enough time to park and walk/shuttle to check-in.  

Route Guide Volunteers

Where To Park: Park in the Jarvis B lot.

Supply Pickup: Thursday, June 20 or Friday, June 21 between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.

  • Outside in the Jarvis A parking lot, UB North Campus, Buffalo, NY 14228. Next to rider check-in.
  • T-shirt, volunteer care kit, safety vest and flag will be provided.

Event Details: The event will take place rain or shine, so please dress accordingly and wear comfortable, sturdy outdoor footwear.

  • Arrive at your assigned location 10 minutes prior to your start time.
  • Use the email link sent to check-in.
  • Call 716-THE-RIDE if you see anything that needs to be reported.
  • This role is self-sufficient; details on directing riders can be discussed at supply pick up.
  • Wear the provided safety gear and collaborate with any other volunteer assigned to the same location.
  • Your post may not have a replacement route guide assigned when your shift ends. There is no need to stay longer.

Peloton & Canada Volunteers

Where To Park: 

  • Friday Volunteers: Park in the Roswell Park ramp located on the corner of Michigan Ave and Carlton Street.
  • Saturday Volunteers: Park in the 589 Ellicott Street Parking Lot.

Where To Check-In: Outside in Kaminski Park, 120 Carlton St, Buffalo, NY 14228. Head to the large white tent.

Event Details: The event will take place rain or shine, so please dress accordingly and wear comfortable, sturdy outdoor footwear. 

  • Arrive at your assigned location 10 minutes prior to your start time. 
  • Use the email link sent to check-in. 
  • T-shirt will be provided at check-in.  

Any specific concerns or further inquiries?

Please contact us at 716-845-1055 or email us here.

Thank you and enjoy volunteering at the Ride for Roswell. You are making a difference!