Volunteer

Thank You, Volunteers!

Thank You, Summer Games Volunteers!Over 400 amazing stars shone brightly on Towson's Campus and at Kiwanis Wallas Park over Summer Games Weekend. Through weather delays, warm days, and plenty of sportsman displays, our volunteers brought their own heat and heart...

Thank You, Interns!

We can’t thank our incredible interns enough for taking time this summer to improve our athletes' experiences at events, practices, and programs they participate in. This summer Special Olympics Maryland had two interns help out, Cameron Mangold researched strategies to...

5/11 MOVEment Meeting with TU Field Hockey

Were you at our MOVEment Meeting last night with the Towson University Field Hockey team? Whether you were able to join or not, this workout is the perfect way to get your body moving this #WellnessWednesday! Celebrate National Physical Fitness...

Why I Volunteer

For our 2021 Volunteer Appreciation Week, we wanted to collect responses of why our volunteers pick Special Olympics Maryland as their preferred cause. See a few of the responses from our volunteers below. “At first I thought that was a...

12/11 MOVEment Meeting with Williow Saunders

https://youtu.be/abVvfvjaN-I Did you miss our #MOVEmentMeeting last week? No worries, although you can’t meet our awesome guest leader from University of Maryland Baltimore, Willow Saunders, you can still get in a great workout with the recording below! Check it out...

Quarantine Cuisine: Yogurt Bark

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDm_Mvsnzsk In honor of #WellnessWednesday, we’ve decided to help you spice up this holiday season with some new healthy recipes! This #QuarantineCuisine is brought to you by a few middle-school volunteers from Mary of Nazareth, who made this awesome video...

A Chance to Do Something Different

Written by Julie Oltmann Saturday, November 2 was not just another day for Teri Burtis. She’d been raising funds and awareness for months in support of her participation in the 2019 Over the Edge event for Special Olympics Maryland. For Burtis, a...

Virtual Torch Run: Interview with Area Director Ruth Vickers

Like Ruth Vickers, we are “totally thrilled” to be able to safely return to the field. We’ve certainly all missed getting together and our athletes are grateful to be back, a large reason for that is because of the unconditional...

Virtual Torch Run: Interview with Coach Bob Signor

After 6 months, athletes are safely returning to practices and competitions, following our #ReturnToPlay protocols. Our athletes are so grateful for their coaches and the ability to compete again! Thank you, Coach Bob Signor and all of our volunteer coaches...

8/21 MOVEment Meeting with Jackson Manley

#ICYMI here is the MOVEment Meeting workout from today with your coach Jackson Manley. Check it out if you couldn't join us this week, see everyone in 2 weeks for our next session. https://youtu.be/Xhs88HTjRs4