Become a Volunteer

SO Indiana State Office Contact

Rachel Jones
Manager of Volunteer Services

Volunteers are the backbone of Special Olympics Indiana. If you are seeking a volunteer opportunity that can make a difference in your life and the lives of others, than look no further. Special Olympics Indiana needs you!

When you volunteer with Special Olympics Indiana you will have the opportunity to make a genuine impact. Whether you volunteer your time year-round, seasonally or simply for a single-day event, it is an experience you’ll be destined to remember forever.

Volunteers are classified in two ways.

Class A – any volunteer who has regular contact with athletes.  Examples include:

  • Coaches
  • Chaperones
  • Unified Sports® Partners
  • Volunteer Leadership / Management Positions

Class A volunteers are required to complete a five-step application and training process.  Click here for more details on the process and to become a Class A volunteer.

Class B – any volunteer who has single day event responsibilities.  Examples include:

  • Referee
  • Scorekeeper/Timer
  • Announcer
  • Awards presenter

Class B volunteers register on an event basis.  Click here for more information or to register for an event with Rachel Jones.