Special Olympics Massachusetts Event Volunteer Registration Portal

Welcome!

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Special Olympics Massachusetts! Events are great opportunities to support Special Olympics athletes. You can register for one event, or as many events throughout the year that fit your schedule! Events include competitions and fundraising events. Event details are available below to the left under "News". To register for an event, please click on the event link on the right to register through the event registration page. On the event registration page, you will be able to select your specific shift time. All event registration forms are located below to the right under "sign up."


Once you submit your volunteer registration for an event, you are automatically approved and registered to volunteer. You will receive an initial confirmation email that your registration form was received. The week of the event, you will receive a detailed confirmation email with a reminder of your shift time, event address, and other event information. Please add Volunteer@specialolympicsma.org to your email address book to ensure you receive all event communication.


To be added to the Volunteer E-Newsletter, you can register here.


The Volunteer E-Newsletter is emailed once per month and is the best way to stay updated on upcoming volunteer opportunities, including when registration is available for additional events throughout the year and throughout the state. You can also check this page every few weeks to check out new day of event volunteer opportunities.

News

Save the Date
2019-06-14

Save the Date:   Please mark your calendars for upcoming events that will have volunteer opportunities! We're finalizing event details and volunteer registration will be available as soon as possible:     --- Tournament of Champions in Marlborough, Northborough, Shrewsbury, and Stow on Saturday, August 24th and Sunday, August 25th     Sign up for the monthly Volunteer E-Newsletter for updates on when online registration is open: Volunteer Newsletter.  


Marlboro Public Schools Summer Program each Thursday, 7/11-8/1
2019-06-14

The Marlborough Public Schools Summer Program is a 4 week training program for middle school student-athletes. Each week, athletes and volunteers will work together at a variety of sports stations so athletes can learn new sports skills, build their motor skills, and improve their physical fitness in a fun and inclusive summer school program. No experience is required and volunteers will be provided all instructions at the event. Each week will be held at a different location in Marlborough. Please register on the link on the right and select the day or days that you want to volunteer, or register directly HERE.


Cycling Qualifying Tournament in Framingham on Saturday, July 20
2019-06-14

The Cycling Qualifying Tournament is the first tournament of the summer season for all cycling athletes. The event is Saturday, July 20th at Cushing Memorial Park located at 750 Winter Street in Framingham, MA 01702. Volunteers will help with event set up and clean up, keep time, ensure course safety as course marshals, give out awards, and other event logistics as needed. No experience is required and all instructions will be provided at the event. Volunteer roles are great for all ages including youth volunteers. If you are a certified medical volunteer or with a group who want to volunteer together, please email Volunteer@specialolympicsma.org. All other volunteers, please register and select your shift on the link to the right, or directly HERE.


Westfield Bocce Qualifying Tournament on July 20th
2019-06-14

The Westfield Bocce Qualifying Tournament is Saturday, July 20th at the Roots Athletic Center located at 181 Root Road in Westfield, MA 01085. This is the first tournament of the summer season for western MA bocce teams. Volunteers will assist on the courts to keep time, keep score, measure, hand out awards, assist with event set up and clean up, and be a fan. No experience is required and all instructions will be provided at the event. Volunteer roles are great for all ages and groups. If you're with a large group who want to volunteer together, or a certified medical volunteer, please email Volunteer@specialolympicsma.org. All other volunteers, please select your shift(s) and register on the link to the right, or directly HERE.


Easthampton Softball Qualifier at Nonotuck Park on 7/20
2019-06-14

Please join us for the regional Softball Qualifying Tournament on Saturday, July 20th at Nonotuck Park located at 1 Daley Field Road in Easthampton, MA 01027. This is the first tournament of the summer season for Western MA teams and is in preparation of Tournament of Champions, the final state tournament in August. Volunteers will assist with event set up and clean up, keeping score, keeping time, announcing games, and other event logistics as needed. If you are a medical volunteer or with a large group who want to volunteer together, please email volunteer@specialolympicsma.org. Online registration is available on the link to the right, or directly HERE.


Young Athletes in Marlboro each Wednesday, 7/24-8/28
2019-06-14

The Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA) headquarters is hosting the Marlborough Young Athletes summer training session at 512 Forest Street, Marlborough, MA 01752.   The program is each Wednesday, July 24th through August 28th, 4:00pm - 5:30pm (a total of 6 days.)   Athletes ages 2-7 years will be introduced to a variety of fun sports activities. Young athletes will train weekly with the focus on improving motor development skills and hand-eye coordination. Volunteers will be partnered with a young athlete to teach new sports skills, assist with giving directions, and create a fun, first introduction to sports. Volunteers are asked to commit to all 6 weeks. If you're not available all 6 weeks, you may register for as many weeks as you're available. Please note, volunteers who commit to all 6 weeks will be given priority of volunteer job assignments. Register online on the link available on the right, or directly HERE.


Canton Bocce Qualifiying Tournament on July 27
2019-06-03

Please join us for the Canton Bocce Qualifying Tournament on Saturday, July 27th at Teamworks Canton located at 5 Carver Circle in Canton, MA 02021. This is the first tournament of the summer season for eastern MA bocce teams and is in preparation of Tournament of Champions, the final state tournament in August. Volunteers will assist with event set up and clean up, measuring, timing, scorekeeping, awards, and other event logistics as needed. If you are a medical volunteer or with a large group who want to volunteer together, please email Volunteer@specialolympicsma.org. Online registration is available on the link to the right, or directly HERE.


Bellingham Softball Qualifier at Memorial Middle School on 7/27
2019-06-03

Please join us for the regional Softball Qualifying Tournament on Saturday, July 27th at Bellingham Memorial Middle School located at 130 Blackstone Street in Bellingham, MA 02019. This is the first tournament of the summer season for traditional and Unified softball teams and is in preparation of the final state tournament in August. Volunteers will assist with event set up and clean up, timing, keeping score, announcing games, and other event logistics as needed. Softball umpires with experience are also needed. If you are a medical volunteer or with a large group who want to volunteer together, please email volunteer@specialolympicsma.org. Online registration is available on the link to the right, or directly HERE.


Bellingham Softball Qualifying Tournament at High Street on 7/27
2019-06-03

Please join us for the regional Softball Qualifying Tournament on Saturday, July 27th at the Bellingham High Street Complex located at 33 High Street in Bellingham, MA 02019. This is the first tournament of the summer season for traditional and Unified softball teams and is in preparation of the final state tournament in August. Volunteers will assist with event set up and clean up, timing, keeping score, announcing games, and other event logistics as needed. Softball umpires with experience are also needed. If you are a medical volunteer or with a large group who want to volunteer together, please email Volunteer@specialolympicsma.org. Online registration is available on the link to the right, or directly HERE.


 

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