Written by Allison Kelly
"Volunteers are the backbone of this event," said Wynn. "Approximately 350 volunteers will be needed to continue to make this swim meet a success. Volunteers are needed in areas such as sports clinics, food services and water safety. The greatest need is for one-to-one partners. Every participant is paired with a partner to help them throughout the day."
All volunteers will be provided lunch and a souvenir Windham Special Olympics t-shirt. Volunteer forms may be picked up at the main office in Eastern's
The Special Olympics is a year-round program of physical fitness, sports training, and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
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For more information, please contact Charles Wynn at (860) 465-5258 or Geri White at (860) 455-9196