Miracle League Buddies


(38.907104,-94.87281)
 

Cause Areas

When

Sat Apr 01, 2017 09:30 AM - Sat May 06, 2017 01:30 PM

Where

Olathe Miracle League FeildCollege District Activity Center11031 S. Valley Rd.Olathe, KS 66061


About

Olathe Miracle League is for youth ages 6-17 with low functioning motor skills including any with wheelchairs and other assisted walking devices. Participants will be paired with a buddy that will assistant athletes throughout the games. Each athlete will get to play ball with fielding and hitting at the games! The following are the goals for Miracle League Buddies: To protect the Miracle League Player at all times. When a hard hitter is up to bat, Buddies are to step in front of Miracle League Player for protection. Always allow the Miracle League Player as much freedom as possible to play his/her own game. Assist Miracle League Player according to their needs. Be of good spirit with enthusiasm, love, good attitude and concern in motivating the players and their families. Become their friend ; get to know the players and their families. Arrive at field 15 minutes prior to game time. Be properly dressed and clean dressed in Buddy Shirt. Demonstrate high moral and integrity on and off the field. Volunteers can help at one game or both. Game times at 9:30am, 10:45am, 11am, or 12:15. Pick one, two or all games times to help with!

Skills

  • Coaching
  • Child Development
  • Baseball
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Special Needs
  • Sports Coaching

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 12
  • One time or multiple

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