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Volunteer with Special Olympics NC

Volunteer with Special Olympics NC

Saturday, June 1, 2024

St. Augustine's University Track • NC State Carmichael Gym

* Registration open until 5/23/24 at 4:00 PM (EST)

Event Details

We have two volunteer opportunities available at the 2024 Special Olympics North Carolina Summer Games. With nearly 1,500 athletes and Unified partners competing in the SONC Summer Games, TAA volunteers are needed!

TAA Members can sign-up guests to join this Day of Service! *All volunteers must be over the age of 14 years old to participate

Note for sign-up: Each volunteer opportunity is for the full time period (No half days/split shifts).

Volunteer with Athletics 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Saturday, June 1, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
St. Augustine's University Track, 1315 Oakwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610

Athletics - Athlete Escort
An Athlete Escort takes an athlete through the various stages of competition (staging, their race and/or competition, the awards area). You will have a lot of one-on-one time with athletes and make sure they make it to their events on time!

Deadline to register: 5/20/24 at 5 PM

Volunteer at the Victory Dance 5:15 PM - 10:30 PM

Saturday, June 1, 5:15 PM – 10:30 PM
NC State Carmichael Gym, 2611 Cates Ave, Raleigh, NC 27695

Victory Dance – Venue Assistants
Venue Assistants help with odds and ends/logistics at venues. They will be helping support the event with filling up water coolers, managing lines, manning the volunteer check-in area, and other tasks as necessary!

Deadline to register: 5/23/24 at 4 PM

For More Information:

McKena Cadawas
McKena Cadawas
Communications Manager Triangle Apartment Association (919)782-1165x215

Special Olympics North Carolina is one of the largest Special Olympics programs in the world with nearly 45,000 registered athletes who train and compete in year-round programs in 20 different sports.

SONC Mission

The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes and the community.

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