Volunteers are the backbone of Special Olympics Oklahoma. If you are looking for a volunteer opportunity to have fun, make new friends, and make a difference, then we need you!
Does your company have a matching volunteer grant program? If so, please consider applying to your company for one of these grants to benefit Special Olympics.
Area Volunteer schedules are posted to our website in late August and late January. Schedules include a local volunteer contact for each event. Winter State Games volunteer flyer is posted in November and Summer State Games volunteer flyer is posted in March.
If you have any additional questions or need additional information please contact Kate Wigent , Volunteer Manager or call (918)481-1234.
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CLASS A VOLUNTEERS:
Coaches, Assistant Coaches, Chaperone, Unified Partners, and Drivers are all persons in regular, close contact with athletes. Parents taking any of these roles are considered Class A Volunteers.
Protective Behaviors Training
Background Check (Completed by Special Olympics Oklahoma once all other requirements are fulfilled.)
CLASS B VOLUNTEERS:
Individuals provide the manpower to run the events. Volunteers help with registration, scoring, presenting awards, set-up, clean-up and more.
Businesses, civic, church and school groups who volunteer together providing manpower to run the events. Groups are Class B Volunteers.
AA Charity Golf Tournament
It's time to get ready for the American Airlines Golf Tournament! The tournament will be September 21, 2015 at Golf Club of Oklahoma in Broken Arrow.
The shifts will be 7:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. The deadline to sign up will August 21, 2015.
Volunteers will be manning different holes on the course. There will prize holes, Hole in Ones, a putting contest, and a target drive! The tournament will be a lot of fun and we couldn't do it without our volunteers!! If you are interested please contact Kate Wigent via email or call the State Office at (918)481-1234.
"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others."