Sports, Recreation, Fitness
Multiple Locations, State College 16801
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Special Olympics Pennsylvania
More opportunities with Special Olympics Pennsylvania
Experience the joy of working with Special Olympics athletes as a volunteer for our spring sports in Centre County! We've got a lot of athletes who are interested in basketball, gymnastics, golf, track and field and tennis this season, and we need more volunteers to make that happen!
Role Responsibilities: Under the leadership of a head coach, help to organize practice and assist athletes in acquiring sports skills. Knowledge of the sport is helpful, but not necessary!
Time Commitment: 1-2 hours per week during the sports season, which usually lasts for 8-10 weeks.
Location: Practices are held at local venues one day a week
Requirements: Volunteer application; Background checks for volunteers 18+; Complete general orientation, protective behaviors and concussion training. To get started, please fill out our volunteer application at: https://vsys.specialolympicspa.org/pages/app:newvolapp or click the APPLY button at the top right of your screen for more info!