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Special Olympics NY Intern Needed on Long Island

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ORGANIZATION: Special Olympics NY

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Special Olympics NY is looking for organized, responsible and dedicated individuals to assist the program team. Tasks include volunteer outreach, event planning, and working within our databases. This is an unpaid internship with flexible hours that can accommodate your schedule.

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About Special Olympics NY

Location:

94 New Karner Rd, Suite 208, Albany, NY 12203, US

Mission Statement

To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-style 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, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

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HISTORY

Under the leadership and guidance of Dorothy Buehring Phillips, Special Olympics was organized in the state of New York in 1969. Phillips sent a New York contingent to the Northeast Regional Special Olympics in Boston, Massachusetts to represent Special Olympics New York. Dorothy Buehring Phillips was appointed New York's first State Director and in six months Special Olympics New York hosted the first State Games in Rochester, June 1970. Today, Special Olympics New York is the largest program of its type in the United States, serving nearly 68,000 athletes with the support of over 36,000 volunteers. Special Olympics New York is headquartered in Albany with regional offices in Long Island, New York City, Hudson Valley, Central, and Genesee.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
People with Disabilities
Sports & Recreation
Community, People with Disabilities, Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

560 Broadhollow RoadSuite 106Melville, NY 11747

(40.76777,-73.42474)
 

SKILLS

  • Executive Admin
  • Data Entry
  • Event Planning / Management
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Project Management
  • Special Needs

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 15-30 hours per week

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