Volunteer

Volunteer Registration is now OPEN!

There are a number of volunteer positions available that include event liaisons & marshals, hotel site support, hospitality, French speaking services, fundraising events, opening/closing ceremonies, awards assistance, results/data entry, transportation, Healthy Athletes program support, medical services, security, and more.  Sport specific “field of play” volunteers need to register here but have been recruited by Sport Managers.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020. As part of your application, you will be required to complete all volunteer waivers including The Code of Conduct and Media Release.

  • General volunteer positions can be selected on the application and volunteer assignments will be based on the needs of each committee.
  • Sport volunteers with specific skills and certifications will be required to register by selecting the sport they have been pre-assigned to.
  • General sport volunteers will be assigned as needed.
  • If you are volunteering as part of a community group, you must register as an individual and will be contacted by the volunteer committee for your group’s assignment.

We look forward to working together to make this a memorable experience for each Special Olympic athlete and their families!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO ALL APPLICANTS: 
PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLY ONE EMAIL ACCOUNT CAN BE ASSIGNED TO EACH VOLUNTEER. IF FAMILY MEMBERS SHARE AN EMAIL ADDRESS, YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO CREATE A NEW EMAIL TO REGISTER.
 

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Positions involving handling of cash will require a Police Records Check. Positions involving driving will require a current Driver’s License and Driver’s Abstract. Medical and Security Positions will require a Vulnerable Sector Search.

Thank you Volunteers!

Due to an overwhelming response, volunteer recruitment is currently closed. As event planning continues the volunteer link may be reopened. Stay tuned!

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