Walking Movement Leaders

Walking Movement Leaders

Walk2Connect Waking Movement Leaders (WML) are the “feet on the street” when it comes to impacting whole-health outcomes through connection-focused walking programs. This growing community of change makers (currently 200+) take on a specialized commitment to support a community Walking Movement in Colorado and beyond by: leading whole-health focused walking experiences, creating invitation and storytelling around the benefits of walking together, becoming educated and empowered to help make places more walkable, and so much more. Through our WML program, Walk2Connect is able to provide free and low-cost walking trips almost every day of the week throughout the state!

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Walking Movement Leaders are encouraged to lead walks on routes and with themes that are meaningful to them and their community. Because of this, each WML brings a unique perspective and charm to their walks.

Want to become a Walk2Connect Walking Movement Leader?
We offer a no-cost basic training every other month. If you fit the criteria of our current needs, we may work with your schedule to get you trained outside of the scheduled training time.
We accept applications on a rolling basis from people who have:
~ Participated in  at least 2 Walk2Connect trips [Click HERE to see the calendar of upcoming walks].
~ Are eager to offer free walks in their own communities, to support existing walking trip leaders, or to support Walk2Connect in other needed areas.
Browse the event calendar or get in touch with us to get information on the next Walking Movement Leader training!
Our current needs!
This means we will come alongside you quickly to get you trained, supported, and on your way to support the following areas.
– More front range walks in Littleton, South Denver, Globeville/Swansea, Aurora, Westminster, Englewood, Montbello, Lakewood, West Denver
– More late morning, afternoon, weekend, and evening walks
– Walk2Connect Operational Support (metrics, data entry, programming, website/Meetup maintenance)
– Gentle walks with older adults
– Walking buddies (get assigned to support an individual in-need of a walking companion)
– Spanish speaking / Bi-lingual themed walks
For more information on the application process and training, email jonathon@walk2connect.com or call (303) 908-0076.