Volunteer at Summer Games

These Games are one of three annual State Games and one of more than 800 total competitive experiences held each year throughout New York. The 2022 Summer Games in Ithaca will include Opening Ceremonies Friday, June 24, and competition in seven sports Saturday, June 25. All Special Olympics New York events are free and open to the public.

Please click below to enter our volunteer portal. You will be asked to create an profile as a Special Olympics NY Volunteer, select the volunteer job(s) for the Games you are interested in and we’ll see you there! No experience necessary and onsite training!

We highly recommend pre-registering to volunteer to decrease wait time. If you have not been able to pre-register, be prepared to fill out volunteer paperwork, show your ID, and show your proof of Covid-19 vaccination.

If you have pre-registered, click your volunteer job information sheet for details and we will see you there!