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Special Olympics - Games Event Planning Team 2021 - North Carolina

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Special Olympics North Carolina


Are you a planner? Do you love organizing events? Would you be willing to devote time to help Special Olympics plan their Fall event? We need your help! Share your contact information with us and more details will be provided. Don't delay, sign up today!

Special Olympics North Carolina is looking for numerous volunteers in North Carolina to join our Games Event Planning Team for our future local competitions that will be planned throughout the state this fall.

  • Each team will include 10 - 20 Volunteer Event Planners and will work with our team and the local programs on planning and execution.
  • Dates and specific locations are to be determined.
  • Our Games Management Team needs are in the following areas: Information Services, Logistics, Meals, Media Relations, Results, Volunteer Management, Media and Security.
  • Time Commitment: Typically 10 hours per day for only 1 or 2 days. Training and meetings in advance of the event are required as well.
Our staff and existing management team will work with you to pair you with the right opportunity based on our needs and your skills and availability. No prior Special Olympics experience is necessary. Special Olympics NC Orientation and training can all be done online in advance of planning meetings that will start in June.

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About Special Olympics North Carolina


2200 Gateway Centre Boulevard, Suite 201, Morrisville, NC 27650, US

Mission Statement

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

People with Disabilities
Sports & Recreation


Fri Sep 10, 2021 - Sat Nov 06, 2021


Multiple locations Wilkesboro, NC 28697



  • Event Management
  • Administrative Support
  • Group Facilitation
  • Management
  • Organization
  • People Skills




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10 hours during the 1 to 2 day event
  • Training provided, 2 to 4 meetings

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