Finish Strong 2015 Volunteer Sign-Up

On August 22, 2015, Finish the Wall will host a charity basketball tournament and family picnic at the Indian Trail-location of Carolina Courts. The event is designed to raise much-needed support for the humanitarian projects undertaken by Finish the Wall both in the Charlotte region and in the developing world. Finish the Wall is seeking volunteers to ensure the tournament and picnic run smoothly.


  • Registration (3): Volunteers will welcome teams and their family and register them into the tournament. They will provide information for the day’s events and give instruction for players. Registration will also be taking payment for player’s guests. (7:30am-9:30am)
  • Break Station (2): Volunteers will supply team players with beverages and small snacks during their games and will also be responsible for restocking the refreshments at the break station. (2 shifts: 9am-10:30am or 10:30am-12pm)
  • Children’s Activities (10): Volunteers will be involved with children’s games during the tournament. Volunteers will transition children into various activities and facilitate various games. Games will be indoors all day, except for bounce house. (2 shifts: 9am-10:30 or 10:30am-12pm)
  • Face Painters (2): Volunteers will be face painting children’s faces of all ages. (9am-11am)
  • Picnic Servers (4): Will help with serving lunch to attendees, keep food serving area clean, restocking food and beverages. (11am-1pm)
  • Picnic Cooks (3): Will be responsible for cooking hot dogs and hamburgers for attendees. Cooks will be using an outdoor grill, tent will be provided for shade. (10:30am-12:30pm)
  • Set-up (6): Volunteers will arrive at 7:00am to help set up tables, chairs, banners, tents, etc. (May include heavy lifting)
  • Break-down and Clean-up (6): Volunteers must be present at 12:30pm and will be responsible for breaking down tables and chairs, cleaning up picnic area and loading into transportation vehicles. (May include heavy lifting) (12:30pm to 2pm).’

Tournament Schedule of Events

8:00AM: Registration, Warm-Up for Players and Team Photos
9:00AM: First Game Tip-Off
12:00PM: Family Picnic
2:00PM: Finish Strong Trophy