SPECIAL OLYMPICS STATE SUMMER GAMES 2011
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT ARLINGTON, TEXAS
PARK IN PARKING LOT #26
EXIT AT FIELDER ROAD SOUTH FROM IH/20/30 AND GO SOUTH TO WEST MITCHELL ST.,
TURN LEFT AND PROCEED UNTIL LARGE PARKING LOT ON LEFT, PARKING LOT #26

FRIDAY – MAY 27TH FROM 8AM TO 5PM (Prelims w/Awards Presented Sporadically)
SATURDAY – MAY 28TH FROM 8AM TO 5PM
SUNDAY – MAY 29TH FROM 8AM TO 1PM

Knights and their spouses, children and friends will assist Mr. Dwayne Lovell in awarding the medals and ribbons to each of the athletes. There will be one award tent on all three days that will require at least 8 volunteers at all times. Assisting the athletes of the Special Olympics throughout the State of Texas is entertaining and worthwhile as well as a very rewarding experience. Special Olympics Summer Games Volunteer Request Form

Brother Knights, bring along your spouses, children and friends, sunglasses, caps and sunscreen lotion, as this will be an outdoor event. This can serve as one of your State Council Service Program Awards necessary for the council to be awarded the prestigious Star Council Award by the Supreme Council. The women are invited to help with the handling of the medals and ribbons and the children are invited to cheer for the athletes when they receive their awards.

COME ONE, COME ALL, THE MORE THE MERRIER.

Friday, May 27th
Shift #1 8AM to 1PM
Shift #2 1PM to 5PM
Saturday, May 28th
Shift #1 8AM to 1PM
Shift #2 1PM to 5PM
Sunday, May 29th
Shift #1 8AM to 1PM

Feel free to work one shift or as many shifts as you are able to work into your busy schedule. Any time that you can spend assisting the athletes of the Special Olympics Texas is greatly appreciated.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS SAFE ENVIRONMENT GUIDELINES:
We have been informed by the Knights of Columbus Safe Environment Chair that all members of the Knights of Columbus and their family members are encouraged to assist with the upcoming Special Olympics events. All volunteers that do assist should be Safe Environment cleared; otherwise, they will be paired with a volunteer that has been cleared. Non-Catholic volunteers are welcome to assist with the presentation of awards and will be paired with a volunteer that has been safe environment cleared.

Please respond to Jim Massey, Diocesan Coordinator for Special Olympics, at jfm00523@sbcglobal.net or 972-235-6158 as soon as possible.
Special Olympics Summer Games Volunteer Request Form