Special Olympics North Carolina is seeking a responsible individual to serve as Volunteer Engagement - Health Focus in the New Hanover County area. This vital volunteer will connect athletes to community health and wellness resources, increase athlete numbers, and help eliminate many common barriers to health in your community. If you live in New Hanover county and would like to volunteer in your local community, the commitment and responsibilities are listed below.
Attend a monthly local committee meeting.
5 to 10 hours per month working remotely on a flexible schedule.
Additional volunteer hours will be needed in the months prior to our health events.
Availability to be onsite during our two yearly health events is required.
We would like you to serve a one-year term with an opportunity to renew.
Background experience in health and wellness is preferred to help with work on a health grant.
Attend meetings and report on health-related program updates
Assist in planning health focused events
Recruit health and wellness volunteers for events, programs and committees
Assist in tracking and recording health data.
Please respond with your contact information and qualifications so we can share more details regarding this opportunity. This is an essential position and we appreciate all who are interested in taking on this role.
2200 Gateway Centre Boulevard, Suite 201, Morrisville, NC 27650, US
The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round athletic training and sports 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 and other Special Olympics athletes and the community. We provide opportunities for athletes and volunteers throughout the state of North Carolina. If you'd like to donate to Special Olympics NC please use this link: https://bit.ly/390XlyV
Volunteer-driven, non-profit organization
Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Sports & Recreation
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
January 13, 2021
Verbal / Written Communication
Must be at least 21
Orientation or Training
5 to 10 hours monthly working remotely on a flexible schedule
One local monthly meeting with additional hours during Fall event