Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for GLASA!  As a not-for-profit organization that provides year-round sports, clinics, camps and special events for youth, adults and injured military with a primary physical or visual impairment, GLASA relies on the generosity of volunteers to help make the programs and events a success!

Throughout the year, GLASA offers its athletes and participants a variety of programs and special events. Below you will find a listing of programs and special events by season.  Check the calendar for dates, times of programs.

If you are interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities, contact GLASA’s Volunteer Coordinator, Micaela Fedyniak, at [email protected].

Featured Special Event(s)

10th Annual 5K Twilight Run/Walk/Roll

Date: Saturday September 9, 2017
Location: Gorton Community Center, 400 E. Illinois Rd., Lake Forest, IL 60031

GLASA will hold the 10th annual 5K Twilight Run/Walk/Roll and post-party in Lake Forest! The 5K participants will “run, walk, or wheel” on the scenic 5K course through the streets of Lake Forest. Volunteers will be recruited to assist with logistics, first aid, course marshaling, registration and the post-race party.

Go to http://tinyurl.com/2017twilightrun for more information.

 

Winter-Spring Programs/Events (January – May)

Sled Hockey
Boccia
Powerlifting
Goalball
Power Soccer
Adaptive Yoga
Tennis
Swim Lessons
Track and Field
Wheelchair Basketball

Summer Programs/Events (June – August)

Adult National Open-Great Lakes Regional Games
Camp Trek
Track and Field
Adaptive Golf
Powerlifting
Tennis
Water Skiing
University of Illinois Wheelchair Basketball Camp

Fall Programs/Events (September – December)

 

Sled Hockey
Wheelchair Basketball - Prep & JV
Boccia
Powerlifting
Goalball
Power Soccer
Adaptive Yoga
Tennis
Swim Lessons
GLASA Annual Holiday Party
Holiday Gift Wrap

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Administrative Assistance
Marketing Assistance
Social Media
Fundraising Assistance
Professional Assistance