Special Olympics Virginia needs your help.
According to a release, the organization is looking for volunteers to help at the Dulles Day Family Festival and Plane Pull on September 17. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Dulles International Airport, according to a release.
The Plane Pull event, which is a part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run, was started by Special Olympics Virginia back in 1993, and the organization has raised more than $2 million for their athletes with intellectual disabilities since the inception of the fundraiser event, according to a release.
“Today, similar Plane Pulls are held throughout the year in Colorado, Maryland, Hawaii, Tennessee and Texas,” stated a release.
Special Olympics Virginia is looking for 600 volunteers for many tasks, including “T-shirt sales, team check in and event parking to car show monitors, event greeters and event clean up,” stated a release. Volunteers can choose shifts, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., or from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., stated a release.
Volunteers will receive lunch and a ‘Plane Pull’ t-shirt.
To volunteer for the event, click here.