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SPECIAL OLYMPICS TEXAS – GREATER HOUSTON AREA

What Is It?: A charity that provides year-round sports training and athletic competition 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.”

 

Help Needed: Help with competitions / events by serving as a timer, scorekeeper, escort, or similar position.

 

Minimum Age to Volunteer: 15, to volunteer independently.  Ages 8-14 must have an adult chaperone. (Children aged 7 and younger are welcome to come as spectators with an adult chaperone.)

Help Needed

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COMPETITION / EVENT VOLUNTEER

Provide assistance and support at a competition or event.  Tasks may include serving as a timer, scorekeeper, escort, or similar position.  Pre-register with the Area 4 (Houston area) office for the event, then fill out the registration paperwork when you arrive to volunteer.  Please be prepared to show a photo ID when registering.

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