Volunteers

 

Challenge Alaska has great volunteer opportunities for those who wish to become involved and learn more about working with people with disabilities. Challenge Alaska would not exist if it were not for our many hard-working volunteers.

 


Click here to learn more about volunteering with the Adaptive Ski & Snowobard School

 

 Adaptive Ski & Snowboard School

The Challenge Alaska Ski & Snowboard School needs volunteers November 15 - April 15, to teach skiing and snowboarding to individuals with disabilities. Additional volunteer opportunities are available including: building maintenance, office assistance, program administration, and more.

Click on the button to fnd out more about volunteering for Ski School

 

 


 

Paralympic Sport Club Program

Specific volunteer needs - click on the following to see a job description:

    Click any of the links above to read job descriptions for each volunteer position. Contact Jeff with questions at (907) 344-7270 or complete a volunteer application and fax to Jeff at (907) 344-7349.

 


 

For any other volunteer positions with the Anchorage office: 

Click to download volunteer application

  Click here to download a volunteer application.

 

When complete, FAX to  (907) 344-7349

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Special Events & Fundraising

 

 Challenge Alaska Auction

This annual event is held in February and is Challenge Alaska's single largest fundraiser. Help is needed with this even beginning in November all of the way up to the night of the event. Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Reaching out to and connecting with local businesses to secure donations for live and silent auction packages
  • Designing the auction booklet
  • Setting up displays the night of the event
  • Decorating the ballroom the night of the event
  • And more.....bring your unique talents and support Challenge Alaska

 

 

 

Snowblast

This annual event is held in March at Challenge Alaska's Adaptive Ski & Snowboard School in Girdwood. Beyond getting pledges, help is needed with a number of tasks the day of the event. Contact Jeremy directly at (907) 783-2925 to find out more about helping with Snowblast.

 

 

 

 


 

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR:

Summer Splash - June 24, 2017:

We are currently looking for people interested in helping with our annual adaptive water sports symposium. Needs include:

  • Canoe/Kayak Station CoordinatorSummer Splash
  • Tubing Station Coordinator
  • Pontoon Boat/Jet Boat Station Coordinator
  • Personal Watercraft Station Coordinator
  • Water Ski Station Assistant Coordinator
  • Water Ski Fitters/Starters
  • Lunch Assistants (prep, serving, clean up)
  • Jumpers - follow water skiers / tube riders on personal watercraft (passenger)  and, if necessary, assist fallen skiers with re-starting or getting out of water into boat / tube.
  • Spotters - ride in boat and ensure safety of persons being towed
  • Photographers / videographers - camera / GoPro provided, but you're welcome to bring and use your own equipment if you have it and are willing
  • Lifeguards/First Responders

For full description of jobs and responsibilities click to read the 2017 Summer Splash General Volunteer Needs Booklet

To download Summer Splash Volunteer Form, click here. Print and complete form and either This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to (907) 344-7349 no later than 8:00 pm Thursday June 22.

 

 

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