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.

COVID-19 Update: All spring season practices, Unified league play, regional competitions, and other events involving our athletes are canceled. The 2020 State Spring Games (June 5-7) is canceled. Please read our full statement here.

Final 2020 Winter Games Volunteer Handbook

Basketball Volunteer Training Video

General Orientation Training Video

Upcoming Opportunities: Check back soon for upcoming volunteer opportunities!   

Types of volunteer opportunities:


Ongoing Volunteer Roles    Event Volunteers

 Volunteer Interest Form

Join our community on Facebook

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!