The American Cancer Society Sole Burner of Appleton event could not be organized without the generous donation of time and talent from our volunteers. We’re always in need of additional volunteers. If interested, please provide us with your information and let us know your area of interest.

Day of Event Volunteers
We are looking for energetic day-of-event volunteers to assist with a variety of different fun and exciting opportunities that will only take a few hours of your time! Please click here to go to our Volunteer Sign Up. Here are just a few examples of areas where you can help.

  • Kids activities
  • Registration
  • Set up/clean up
  • Packet distribution
  • Intersection helper
  • Water stop


Event Planning Team
Are you passionate about fighting cancer? Looking to volunteer or do you have a great idea that you need us to hear? We are always looking for energetic volunteers with great ideas to join our team. To volunteer we only ask for a couple hours of your time a month, that is it! We meet once a month with the exception of a couple extra meetings closer to event day. Listed below are a couple places that we could use some extra help. Feel free to join us anytime for a meeting or set up a personal meeting with our event lead Cindy Sommer to get more information.

  • A few areas of need include:
    • Fundraising Advocate
    • Poster and Print Materials Distribution
    • Team Captain Coach


Committee Meetings are held the Second Wednesday of the month.

Location: Sole Burner Appleton Office

   2616 S Oneida St.

   Appleton, 54915

   (Fox Cities Marathon building/ lower level)

                              Time: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.


  • For more information, please contact Cindy Sommer at 920.321.1368 or



General ACS Volunteer

Besides Sole Burner, the American Cancer Society is always looking more general volunteers.  Whether you can help us out at with simple office duties in Green Bay, volunteer for a day at one of our other amazing events, or if you are interested in getting involved in one of our mission programs like Road to Recovery. Whatever way you can give back please know we would love your support. You can call the local Green Bay office at 920.321.1360 for more information. 



Become a Sole Burner 5k Walk Run Volunteer

If you are interested in volunteering for this year's event, please email and they will contact you shortly.



Questions?  Contact Cindy Sommer line soleburnerappleton@cancer.orgline920.321.1368lineor view Online Help