Become a Volunteer

Special Olympics Washington volunteers are fundamental  to every program and event across the state. Volunteer opportunities range from coaching and program management positions to event volunteers. There is a place for everyone!

Volunteers are required to go through further training and a background check process before all Ongoing Volunteer Roles. To volunteer at events, register using the event applications located on the Event Volunteers page.

2019 Fall Games Volunteer Handbook 11.19

Basketball Volunteer Training Video

Upcoming Opportunities: 2020 Winter Season Volunteer Opportunities!    

1/19/2020 Sunnyside Basketball Sub-Regional Sunnyside, WA
1/19/2020 Spokane Basketball Sub-Regional Spokane, WA
1/25/2020 Bremerton Basketball Sub-Regional Bremerton, WA
1/26/2020 Stanwood Basketball Sub-Regional Stanwood, WA
1/26/2020 Issaquah Basketball Sub-Regional Issaquah, WA
1/26/2020 East Region Ski & Snowboard Spokane, WA
1/26/2020 Olympia Basketball Sub-Regional Olympia, WA
2/1/2020 NW/SW Ski & Snowboard Regional Snoqualmie, WA
2/8/2020 East Basketball Regional Pullman, WA
2/8/2020 Southwest Basketball Regional Tacoma, WA
2/8/2020 Unified Basketball Regional Edmonds, WA
2/8/2020 District 3 Unified Basketball Bonney Lake, WA
2/8-9/2020 Healthy Athletes Screening Lynnwood, WA
2/9/2020 Northwest Basketball Regional Edmonds, WA
2/28 – 3/1  2020 State Winter Games Wenatchee, WA

Polar Plunge Volunteer Opportunities!

Join us at one of our Polar Plunges across the state, volunteers are needed in set up, general event volunteers, and tear down:


Types of volunteer opportunities:

Ongoing Volunteer Roles    Event Volunteers

 Volunteer Interest Form

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Volunteer Grants:

Did you know that your volunteer hours can lead to a donation to Special Olympics Washington? Many companies will match the hours you volunteer with a financial contribution to an organization. To see if your organization participates and for more information, click here!