Volunteers needed for “The Wall That Heals”

Town of Wake Forest News

The Wall That Heals, a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, is coming to E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 18-21. Free and open to the public, the exhibit will be available 24-hours-a-day beginning 8 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, through 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21.

Volunteers are critical to the success of the event and needed at a variety of times. Volunteer duties will be general in nature and may include answering questions, helping visitors locate names on The Wall and providing parking direction and assistance.

Volunteer positions will require both standing and walking, and all volunteers must be 18 years of age or older.  

Anyone interested in volunteering may sign up online at www.wakeforestnc.gov/the-wall-that-heals.aspx.

A volunteer training session will be offered at Joyner Park on Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 6 p.m. All volunteers are urged to attend.

For more information about volunteering at The Wall That Heals, contact Downtown Development Director Lisa Hayes at 919-435-9415 or lhayes@wakeforestnc.gov.

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