Polar Plunge - Anoka County


  


Event Description:

Volunteers are the backbone of Special Olympics Minnesota and the Polar Plunge. We rely on volunteers to make our events happen and to help us provide a great experience for our participants. Volunteering is a ton of fun, and—best yet—you get to stay dry!

 

Crooked Lake Park

13180 Crooked Lake Blvd NW

Coon Rapids, MN 55448

 

Volunteer Job Descriptions

  • Check-in/Registration Assistant- Assist with tasks including: directing participants, checking in/registering participants, collecting donations, etc. Must be able to use an iPad for check-in.
  • Incentives Assistant- Distribute incentives to participants based on the fundraising levels they have reached.
  • Merchandise Assistant- Assist SOMN staff at the merchandise tent selling gear to participants and spectators.
  • Snowflake P. Bear - This volunteer role will wear the famous Snowflake P. Bear costume and be present at metro Polar Plunge locations, cheering on Plungers, mingling the event site, engaging with spectators, bantering with local media celebrities and more.This position will need a handler to guide them around the site.
  • Time Slot Assistant-  Assign participants to an open jump time.
  • Welcome Crew - Assist in directing participants where to go, answer questions and get people excited to be at the event. This position will be placed throughout the event grounds (shuttle stop arrival, welcome tent, walkways, etc). Most of these tasks will be outside. Please dress accordingly.

Age Requirement

Ages 12-14
Can register alongside an adult 18 . (Please register both the adult and child 12-14)

Ages 15
Can register as an individual.


Select an Available Slot Below
Date/Time &
Details
Volunteers
Needed
Fri, Feb 22, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM   
Incentives Assistant
1
Sign Up
Fri, Feb 22, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM   
Merchandise Assistant
Full
Fri, Feb 22, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM   
Check-in/Registration Assistant
1
Sign Up
Fri, Feb 22, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM   
Time Slot Assistant
1
Sign Up
Sat, Feb 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM   
Check-in/Registration Assistant
Full
Sat, Feb 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM   
Incentives Assistant
Full
Sat, Feb 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM   
Merchandise Assistant
Full
Sat, Feb 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM   
Time Slot Assistant
Full
Sat, Feb 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM   
Welcome Crew
Contact Us
Sat, Feb 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM   
Popcorn Maker/Sales Assistant
1
Sign Up
Sat, Feb 23, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM   
Snowflake P. Bear
Contact Us
 
Event Meeting Location: Crooked Lake Park

13180 Crooked Lake Blvd NW.
Coon Rapids, MN 55448

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Event Organizer: Special Olympics Minnesota
volunteers@somn.org
763-270-7186
Event Category:
Polar Plunge / Anoka County