Special Olympics Rhode Island would not exist today if not for the time, energy and dedication of thousands of volunteers each year. Our volunteers help children and adults with intellectual disabilities achieve their dreams. On behalf of the athletes we serve, thank you for your interest.
Who Can Become A Volunteer?
Our volunteer are students, seniors, business groups, professional individuals, civic organizations, families, amateur/professional athletes, and coaches to name a few. In other words, ANYONE CAN GET INVOLVED!
There is no experience required; all we ask is that volunteers under 16 be accompanied by an adult. However, some events and opportunities do have specific age and qualifications requirements and these will be identified accordingly.
How Do I Register?
The steps to register as a volunteers are below. You may sign up Volunteer as an Ongoing Volunteer (Class A) to support a Local Program or Event (Class B) Volunteer.