Join the Stomp Out Stroke Festival
Help raise stroke awareness and reduce stroke risk in Houston! How you can participate in the UTHealth Stomp Out Stroke Festival.
Sponsorship: The stroke festival is made possible by the generous support of corporate sponsors, local businesses and individuals who are committed to building a healthier Houston community. Learn about sponsorship opportunities
Door Prize Items: Door prize drawings occur every 30 minutes, with last call for winners announced at 3pm. If you are interested in providing a donation item for the door prize drawings, please contact us at 713.500.6028.
Exhibitors: If your organization is focused on building a healthier community, has experts or educators on healthy lifestyles and would like to be an exhibitor, please contact us at 713.500.6028.
Artists/Performers: Many local artists, performers and musicians generously donate their time to provide family fun entertainment at the festival. If you would like to provide your services or talents to help us make this a family fun day, please contact us at 713.500.6028.
Volunteers: At this time, we only have openings for bilingual translators/educators in Chinese, Spanish, and Vietnamese and those who are willing to work 7am-10am for loading/unloading. If interested, please contact Sherri McCollum at 713-500-6028.
Volunteer support is critical to the success of the festival. We will need 100 volunteers for 2019.
How to volunteer?
At this time, we have openings for bilingual educators/translators - Chinese, Spanish, and Vietnamese and those who are willing to work 7am-10am for loading/unloading . Please call Sherri McCollum at 713-500-6028 or email at Sherri.A.McCollum@uth.tmc.edu if you are bilingual and interested in volunteering.
To volunteer, complete the online volunteer form. CLICK VOLUNTEER below. Volunteers must be 18 years or older. We do allow minors, ages 15 to 17 to volunteer with parental consent. Parents must complete the online volunteer- minor form. CLICK VOLUNTEER - MINOR below.
Once we receive your completed form, we will contact you to confirm you have been assigned a volunteer position
Volunteers receive a stroke festival t-shirt to wear to the event. Please pick up your t-shirt at least 2 weeks prior to the festival. We will have three dates (TBD) available for t-shirt pick-up.
Any questions? Please contact:
Program Coordinator Stroke Community Outreach & Education
Department of Neurology
1941 East Road, BBS 4.354
Houston, TX 77054
Direct: 713.500.6028 Fax: 713.486.0969